Last Updated: Nov 15, 2012
Highly recommended databases from the Libraries' Database Portal
- Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO)
Full text of more than 400 working papers, 40 conference proceedings, and 10 books annually, as well as abstracts from leading international relations research journals, brief reports, monthly statistics and maps.
- Digital National Security Archive
Comprehensive collection of primary documents is provided in full-text, including more than 55,000 important declassified documents regarding critical U.S. policy decisions.
- Homeland Security Digital Library
Provides access to U.S. policy documents, presidential directives, and national strategy documents, as well as many other useful resources.
- Military & Government Collection
Collection offers current news for all branches of the military, through a thorough offering of periodicals, academic journals and other related content.
Helpful Hint: Looking for the full-text of something you find here? Try NTRL, linked below. NTIS research reports, compiled by the US National Technical Information Service, cover such fields as engineering, biotechnology, the environment, health and safety, business, and the physical, biological and social sciences.
- NTRL: National Technical Reports Library
NTRL provides documents from the National Technical Information Service's comprehensive collection of federally-funded technical reports.The National Technical Information Service acquires, indexes, abstracts, and archives the largest collection of U.S. government-sponsored technical reports in existence. The NTRL offers access to these authenticated government technical reports to libraries and technical information users.
- Jane's Terrorism and Insurgency Centre
Provides a complete profile of the world’s significant terrorist, guerrilla and insurgent groups. You can analyse activity by a wide range of criteria, including by group, country of origin, tactics, targets, political, religious or other affiliations.