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Homeland Security Digital Library
Documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management. Includes many facets, such as international affairs, public health, psychology, etc. Provided by the Naval Postgraduate School, Center for Defense & Homeland Security.
Catalog of U.S. Government Publications
Finds electronic and print publications from the U.S.government (GPO). Links to online publications and provides catalog information for materials not yet online (but available in libraries). Most content is since 1976; prior data being gradually added.
Literature reviews in biomedical sciences, physical sciences and social sciences.
Academic Search Complete
Articles (or article summaries) from scholarly journals, newspapers and popular magazines covering most academic disciplines. Some as far back as early 1900's, but mostly since about 1970. Free to all Indiana residents via INSPIRE.in.gov
Journal article archive, covering humanities, social sciences and science. Begins with vol. 1, issue 1, 1800's, or even earlier (most titles exclude the most recent 3-5 years; some titles have current issue access).
Perspectives on Terrorism
Perspectives on Terrorism (PT), the peer-reviewed online journal of the Terrorism Research Initiative (TRI), is published six time per year by our Editorial Team.
PT seeks to provide a unique platform for established scholars as well as academics and professionals entering the field of Terrorism, Political Violence and Conflict Studies. It invites them to:
present their perspectives on the prevention of, and response to, terrorism and related forms of violent conflict;
submit to the journal accounts of evidence-based, empirical scientific research and analyses;
use the journal as a forum for debate and commentary on issues related to the above.
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START- National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Response to Terrorism
Hosted by the University of Maryland the National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism—better known as START—is a university-based research and education center comprised of an international network of scholars committed to the scientific study of the causes and human consequences of terrorism in the United States and around the world.
National Security Archive
Founded in 1985 by journalists and scholars to check rising government secrecy, the National Security Archive combines a unique range of functions: investigative journalism center, research institute on international affairs, library and archive of declassified U.S. documents ("the world's largest nongovernmental collection" according to the Los Angeles Times), leading non-profit user of the U.S. Freedom of Information Act, public interest law firm defending and expanding public access to government information, global advocate of open government, and indexer and publisher of former secrets.