Hale Library Will Remain Closed Until Further Notice. For future updates see k-state.edu/update.
Due to the Fire, K-State Libraries' Access to Databases Has Been Temporarily Interrupted
Library staff are asked to communicate with supervisors and employees via phone and text until full email access is restored

Political Science

This guide provides information about conducting research and library resources for students studying political science.

APSA Citation Style

Here are a few websites and tools to help you with using the American Political Science Association (APSA) Style for citation:

Plagiarism

Plagiarism and academic integrity are two of the highest concerns for Kansas State University's administration and faculty.  Likewise, students need to ensure that they are following the university's policies and guidelines so as not to violate the Honor Pledge.  Even unintentional violations can have quite severe, lasting consequences.

Now, instead of reinventing the wheel, below you will find links to two sets of resources that can help you get a handle on these issues.  The first two link directly to information on K-State's Honor & Integrity website...


...and the second set of links go to general, but still very useful information about plagiarism at Purdue's Online Writing Lab