Research useful for civic and elections design is scattered into many different disciplines, from political science to computer science to work on design, reading, and accessibility.
The materials in the civic research library brings this work together in collection of materials, literature reviews, and bibliographies.
An annotated review of resources from peer-reviewed articles to white papers relevant to civic design. Each entry in the searchable bibliography includes:
The 2014 primary collection of voter information pamphlets and sample ballots from all 58 counties was created as part of the project on how voters get information that created a manual of best practices for California voter guides. Additional materials collected for this project.