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Political Science & International Relations

This guide provides quick access to the best resources at WU for conducting research related to political science & international relations research

General Resources

  • OER Commons
    Syllabi, educational materials, lectures, websites, and courses.
    Assignments, assessment tools, case studies, courses, textbooks, and more.
  • Open Culture
    Audio books, courses, movies, language lessons, textbooks, and more.
    Textbooks, audiobooks, modules, courses, videos, podcasts, and more. 
  • HathiTrust
    Books, journals, videos, and more. 


  • Open Textbook Library 
    The library currently includes 697 textbooks, with more being added all the time. These books have been reviewed by faculty from a variety of colleges and universities to assess their quality. They can be downloaded for no cost, or printed at low cost. All textbooks are either used at multiple higher education institutions; or affiliated with an institution, scholarly society, or professional organization. 
  • BC Campus Open Textbook Project 
    Textbooks available in a variety of downloadable formats.

Books & Journals