Last Updated: Dec 7, 2015
- CHS Library Book Resources
Visit the library catalog and click on "Resource Lists" and then on "Politics and Speeches."
- ipl2 Law, Government and Political Science
- DISCUS - Biography in Context
There are two databases you might want to try - Biography in Context and "Browse People." The pull down allows you to browse by category, for example "Politicians and Dignitaries." Search results include detailed biographical information from varied reference sources, also included are audio/video segments.
- The American Presidency Project
Sight includes State of the Union Addresses, debates, etc. The site includes over 102,391 documents related to the study of the Presidency. The media files include audio and video files of presidents dating back to Hoover.
- Secrets of Body Language Videos on History.com
Videos include the Secrets of Body Language, parts 1 and 2, and other related videos.
- Speeches and Audio @ History.com
- ETV Streamline Video Sources
Login with the User ID and password (see library staff member) and click on "My Favorites" to view a folder of video segments of political speeches and addresses.
- Library of Congress Digital Collections
Checkout the Web Site Archives for National Election pages. Also of use may be the American History & Culture.
- National Arhives
Search the Online Public Access Catalog for primary source information such as, speeches and documents.
- Speeches @ US Department of Ed.
- DISCUS - Credo Reference
You can access Credo Reference from DISCUS. You will need the username and password for off-campus use. Great source for finding biographical information. Also, good source for video clips.