University of Manchester - Politics

Content

The website provides a comprehensive set of academic data and publications with a fair updating rate. A valuable resource for (mostly UK-based) PS students

Selection

This website is based at one of the largest PS departments in the UK. A professional web-team is responsible for content selection and publication

Format

A simple but effective information structure goes throughout the site, mostly providing a series of annotated pages with detailed program info, research material, full-text working papers and links to the official publications

Information density

The website provides a comprehensive view of academic and research activities giving access to official publications as well as to free electronic journals

Content Pertinence to Political Science

By offering extensive provision for research and focusing on current political affairs, this site is a valuable resource for PS students

Updating Rate

While sections devoted to course details (teaching methods, assessment, units) are up-to-date, not so for pages providing research and paper materials as well as more general information