This research guide will help you get started on researching current public policy issues and finding ways you can take action. We kept it simple - just a sample of leading sites that are likely starting places. Not finding what you're looking for? Ask your librarian!
The Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan "fact tank" that provides information on the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world. It does not take positions on policy issues. Click on Datasets link to find statistical reports arranged by broad research areas and to download data sets. Select Topics link to search by subject or among polling questions.