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CQ Researcher and Archive
Unbiased research reports on timely topics, for example:Health Care Reform
, Immigration Conflict
and Legalizing Marijuana
. Each report provide a introduction, overview, background, current situation, outlook chronology, pro/con/, biblipgraphy, etc. Keyword search for additional reports, reports also show links to other relevant reports.
CRS Reports, 1916-2003.
A "think tank" that provides reports to members of Congress on a variety of topics relevant to current political events. Congressional Research Service (CRS) is the public policy research arm of Congress.
Harvard Kennedy School Think Tank Search
Search or browse and extensive list of think tanks.
Comprehensive digital library of public policy research containing over 30,000 documents.
Access to U.S. foreign and domestic policy papers and gray literature, updated weekly with abstracts and links to the latest reports, papers, and documents from think tanks, research institutes, and agencies.
Nonprofit institution that helps improve policy and decision making through research and analysis. Focuses on such issues as health, education, national security, international affairs, law and business, the environment, and more.
The University Libraries provide a vast array of newspapers.
Julie Chen, Librarian
Sorrells Engineering & Science Library, Wean Hall
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA 15213