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APSA Style Manual
Some of your classes may require you to use American Political Science Association style in your papers.
You have access to the online version of EndNote, EndNote Web, a bibliographic management tool. Use EndNote Web to help you site resources and build collections of citations for bibliographies or other purposes. Sign up for an EndNote Web account while you are on campus, then you can use it anywhere.
Sewanee Writing Center
Visit the the Sewanee Writing Center web site to learn how to get advice on your writing. It is advised that you make an appointment with one of the writing tutors who are stationed in the library several hours each day.
Health Policy Resources
Kaiser Family Foundation
Diverse information on health policy and national health news including interactive graphs, infographics, and charts.
Kaiser Health News
Updated daily, Kaiser Health News provides both emerging health policy topics and links to additional information.
Interactive website where you can map county-level demographic and health data. Includes specific features for Appalachia.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CDC is a good source for updated facts and figures on a whole host of different health topics. Good resource to get the numbers and impact figures you may need to make the case for your issue.
The Commonwealth Fund
Information on health policy, healthcare delivery system, data, and research focusing on vulnerable populations.
National Conference of State Legislators (NCSL)
Good research on what legislation is currently being deliberated and past legislative activity.
Health policy research and policy information.
Office of The Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE)
Information on policy research, evaluation, legislation, and more with reports, data, and graphics available at the site.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)
Find updated news, reports, and data on pertinent health policy and health system topics.
American Health Care Association
Provides information on the health care delivery system including legislation, research and data, and publications.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Research, reports, data, statistics, and policy information relating to relevant healthcare topics.
National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP)
Provides publications, reports, data, and statistics on state health policy topics.
State Health Access Data Assistance Center (SHADAC)
Current publications including issue briefs and reports on emerging health policy topics. Visit the data center
to get current information on state health insurance coverage, access, and cost.
American Community Survey & US Census Bureau
Data, statistics, interactive graphs/charts, publications, and reports on the US population.
American Fact Finder
Use American Fact Finder to gather the most up-to-date demographic information on the US population including insurance coverage, access, education, age, and more. You can refine by state, county, and zip-code to get particular information.
Peer-reviewed publication with reports, data, and information for healthcare related issues.
National Governor’s Association
Compilation of legislative activity in the States. Visiting the State Health Policy Options
page provides information on health related policy.
Online resource for state health reform topics, issues, and discussions.
Other Useful Government Sites
Jessie Ball duPont Library, University of the South
178 Georgia Avenue, Sewanee, TN 37383