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HIST 4800: America in the 20th Century: Public Opinion Polls

This is a compilation of library and Internet resources that may be useful to students researching papers about the United States in the 20th century.

Books That Contain Public Opinion Poll Results

Where Else to Look for Public Opinion Polls

Magazines and newspapers sometimes carry the results of public opinion polls. Go to the databases that include magazines and/or newspapers that were published at the time of your event. (For lists of these, see the Articles and Newspapers tabs under Primary Sources in this LibGuide).

Search for the topic or event and add search terms such as:

  • poll
  • public opinion
  • survey