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Selecting & Developing Your Seminar Paper Topic: Think Tanks, NGO's & Interested Organizations

This guide is designed to help law students select and research a topic for their upper level writing requirement.


OAister is a search engine designed to retrieve grey literature or documents posted in the "hidden web".  OAIster searches many file types, including statistical datasets, from many repositories, policy sites, and research publications not commercially published. 

Policy Experts

Published by the Heritage Organization, which is a conservative think tank, Policy Experts is a database which indexes foreign and domestic public policy experts and organizations.
Tip:  Search by issue to identify organizations working in your area of interest.

University of Michigan Non Governmental Organizations Research Guide


Duke University: NGO Resource Guide