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Atlanta Government: Introduction

This guide will help you find information and resources on Atlanta Government. Click on the various links to access library resources plus reliable, relevant websites.

History of the City

 From Terminus to Marthasville to Atlanta, the City of Atlanta has a rich history. Here are some resources to learn more about the City's history.

Atlanta Case Study Project

Published by the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies. The research series examines the critical policy issues facing City of Atlanta government. 

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This research guide is intended to direct the student to helpful resources for research about Atlanta Government. The selected resources were choosen to highlight components of the government.  It is not an exhaustive list of everything the library has on Atlanta and/or municipal governance. Students should also search the Library's online catalog - GIL - as well as Library Databases.

Students may also make an appointment with a librarian specialist to discuss a research project.

RESEARCH HINT! To futher assist the student - subject headings (standard or formal terms used to describe the content of the item) are included with the library materials. Students may use these subject heading to locate related materials in Library catalogs and databases. ALSO - by clicking on individual title links the student will be directed to the item record which will include a list of related items.

The documents that govern ATL

See Also:

These websites provide information for policy and/or strategic direction of city government.

Subject Guide

Brian Kooy
Library South
Room 542

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