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Starting May 31, 2017, the Carl Albert Center Congressional and Political Collections will be accessible by appointment only. Our reading room and work space will be undergoing renovations. We hope to be open for regular hours again by mid-July. Please contact us with any questions or to make an appointment for your visit. Contact an Archivist

The N.E.W. (National Education for Women's) Leadership program is open to all undergraduate women in Oklahoma as well as Oklahoma residents attending a college or university outside the state.  The 2017 N.E.W. Leadership program will be held May 19-23 on the Norman campus of The University of Oklahoma. Learn More

Considering a Ph.D. in political science? Our Graduate Fellowship Program might be a good fit for you! Each Fellow pursues a rigorous and individualized program of study while working closely with faculty. The fellowship is a four or five-year program leading to the acquisition of the Ph.D. degree in cooperation with the Department of Political Science at The University of Oklahoma. Learn More

The Carl Albert Center accepts applications on a rolling basis for its Visiting Scholars Research Grant Program. The grant provides funding for on-site research in the Congressional Collections to support the creation of monographs, journal articles, books, theses, and dissertations. Learn More

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The Carl Albert Congressional Research and Studies Center is a unique and nonpartisan institution that strengthens representative democracy through scholarship, learning, and service.  Established in 1979 by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education and the Board of Regents of the University of Oklahoma, the center is a living tribute to the ideals, leadership, and accomplishments of the Honorable Carl Albert, native Oklahoman, University of Oklahoma alumnus, Rhodes Scholar, 46th Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives.  

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