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Political Science

Resources for political science coursework and research.

Library of Congress Classifications for Political Science

In the Library of Congress classification, there is a class dedicated to political science which includes various subclasses.

  • J -- General legislative and executive papers
  • JA -- Political science (General)
  • JC -- Political theory
  • JF -- Political institutions and public administration
  • JJ -- Political institutions and public administration (North America)
  • JK -- Political institutions and public administration (United States)
  • JL -- Political institutions and public administration (Canada, Latin America, etc.)
  • JN -- Political institutions and public administration (Europe)
  • JQ -- Political institutions and public administration (Asia, Africa, Australia, Pacific Area, etc.)
  • JS -- Local government. Municipal government
  • JV -- Colonies and colonization. Emigration and immigration. International migration
  • JX -- International law, see JZ and KZ (obsolete)
  • JZ -- International relations

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