There are many databases that might be relevant to Political Science. You will find the core databases grouped by topic in the tabs above. Before looking in the databases start with one of the subject encyclopedias to get a better understanding of the issues and the language of the topic.
If you are not familiar with a topic, useful starting points for gathering basic background information are the scholarly encyclopedias. You will find information on scholarly activity in an area, as well as pointers to key readings and researchers in the field.