Check Databases by Subject for comprehensive coverage of these disciplines that are key for researching public policy. The suggested databases below are a good place to start. For help determining which of the databases would be useful, please don't hesitate to contact me (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Searches more than 30 databases in the social sciences, including EconLit, Worldwide Pol Sci Abstracts, PAIS, and more.
Access to U.S. Congressional documents, including hearings, reports, legislation, etc. Includes Congressional Research Reports (CRS) from 1916+, Bills & Laws 1789+.
Background reports covering economic, political, and social conditions of countries.
Full text of recent theses. All others at Mudd Manuscript Library when it reopens.