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You can also browse the shelves in the call number ranges shown below:

HX    Socialism. Communism. Anarchism

J      General legislative and executive papers

JA    Political science (General)

JC    Political theory. The state. Theories of the state

JF    Political institutions and public administration

JK    American politics

JL    1-500    Canadian politics

JN    European politics

JQ    Politics of Asia, Africa, Australia, Pacific Area, etc.

JS    Local government. Municipal government

JV    Colonies and colonization. Emigration and immigration. International migration

JZ    International relations

K      Law

KZ    Law of nations


Did you know that in addition to our print collection, the library also has many thousands of e-books, including scholarly books, on a wide range of topics? You can find both e-books and print books via searching the Novanet catalogue. All of our e-books are listed in the catalogue. You can also search for e-books directly in one of our e-book databases. There are several options for accessing and downloading e-books. As a SMU student, staff, or faculty member, you have complete access to e-books on and off campus.

You can find many classic political philosophy texts in the InteLex Past Masters collection (listed on our Databases A-Z page).

How to Use the Catalogue

Check out the guides below to learn how to search the Novanet catalogue: