Table of Contents
1. Background Information
2. Searchworks Subject Terms
3. Article Databases
Below is a list of key article databases that contain scholarly articles, research reports, magazine and some news articles, and industry reports.
4. Politics and Elections Databases
5. Election and Politics Websites
6. Presidential Rhetoric Sites
For presidential speeches, check these databases (available to Stanford users):
- Commission on Presidential Debates: historic debate transcripts - including the Kennedy Nixon debates of 1960
- The Kennedy-Nixon Presidential Debates, 1960, from the Internet Archive
- History of Televised Presidential Debates (1960-2000)
- American Rhetoric: Database of and index to 5000+ full text, audio and video versions of public speeches, sermons, legal proceedings, lectures, debates, interviews, other recorded media events, and a declaration or two.