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PAIS (Public Affairs Information Service)
Indexes journal articles, books, and selected government documents in the areas of public affairs, policy, and politics.
Military & Government Collection
Scholarly and general interest periodicals covering all branches of the military, as well as government affairs.
Homeland Security Digital Library
Documents from a wide range of sources related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management.
Worldwide topical coverage in history (other than the U.S. and Canada), 1450 to the present.
America: History & Life with Full Text
History of the United States and Canada.
Armed Forces and Society
Focuses on military institutions, civil-military relations, arms control and peacemaking, and conflict management.
Arms Control Today
Topics in the field of international arms control and disarmament.
Analysis and debate of foreign policy, economics, and global affairs.
Global Change, Peace, and Security
Focuses on the international dimension of political, economic and cultural life.
Homeland Security Affairs
From the Naval Postgraduate School Center for Homeland Defense and Security, articles on new strategies, policies, concepts and data relating to every aspect of Homeland Security.
Britain's leading journal of international relations, European policy debates and global policy issues.
International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence
Address issues and challenges contemporary intelligence-related decisions and policy and a broad range of national security matters.
Covers the entire field of international affairs including foreign policies, security policies, alliance patterns and war, bargaining and conflict resolution, and more.
Contemporary security issues, including war and peace, environmental, demographic, and humanitarian issues, the rise of global terrorist networks, and more.
Journal of Strategic Studies
Contemporary security and theoretical controversies, historical and theoretical approaches to the study of modern warfare, defence policy, and modern strategy.
From the Institute for National Strategic Studies at the National Defense University.
Survival: Global Politics and Strategy
From the International Institute for Strategic Studies, analysis and debate of international and strategic affairs.
Theoretical, historical, and policy-oriented articles on the causes and consequences of war, and the sources and conditions of peace.
Smart discussions on national security and defense issues, defense wonk obsessions, and explainers on international crises.
War on the Rocks
Discussions with soldiers, spies, officials, and scholars on strategy, defense, and foreign affairs.
From Vox Media, discussions highlighting current issues in international affairs.
Weekly roundtable discussions on news, ideas, foreign policy, and law.
The CSIS Podcast
From the Center for Strategic and International Studies; dissects the big stories of the week in U.S. foreign policy and international affairs.
Field reporting and expert analysis on international news stories.
A weekly look at the weapons systems and tactics that both endanger the world and keep it safe.
Modern War Institute podcasts
From West Point, tactical, operational, and strategic trends, and interviews about combat experiences.
War Room Warcasts
U.S. Army War College podcast about challenging national security and defense issues.
The Strategy Bridge
Strategy, national security, and strategic history.
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