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Political Science Complete
This is the best place to start for articles on political science topics.
This contains several databases that might be useful: U.S. Supreme Court Library, U.S. Presidential Library, law journals for analysis of U.S. law. Look for the menu in the upper left corner to see a list of all the databases in Hein.
This database is good for topics related to policy. Use the location filter to limit results to the United States.
Covers contemporary U.S. politics and policy with daily reports, events tracker, instructional materials, politician profiles, and more.
America: History & Life (EBSCO)
Use this for political history topics.
Back issues of scholarly journals and scholarly books across many disciplines. This can be used only for finding older materials because there is a 3-5 year lag in currency.
Find topics relating to political communication, like political speech, freedom of speech and press, the media, etc.
Congress and the Nation
Find in-depth summaries of congressional trends, actions, political and policy controversies, organized by Congressional term and policy topic. This covers 1945-2016.
Congress in Context
Quick profiles with lists of major legislation, Supreme Court cases, timeline, and historical context for each Congressional session.
CQ Researcher Plus Archive
Find reports with great background information on news topics. Click "Browse Reports" to search by issue or date.