Best Bet Databases in
National Defense & Homeland Security
- Military and Intelligence Database
Provides access to U.S. armed services publications, along with military science, political science and international relations journals, many in full text.
- Academic Search Premier
Scholarly journal articles and popular magazines covering all topics. A great database for beginning searches.
1980s-present (dates may vary).
- LexisNexis News
National and international newspapers, news transcripts from TV and radio, and company financial reports.
- NTIS (National Technical Information Service)
Current U.S. government-sponsored research and worldwide scientific, technical, engineering, and business-related information.
- Homeland Security Digital Library
U.S. policy documents, presidential directives, and national strategy documents as well as specialized resources such as theses and reports from various universities, organizations and local and state agencies.
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