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This guide is designed to help you find materials available from the Houston Cole Library for research in military and naval sciences.

JSU Library Subject Related and General Databases (ID required for access)

Video Databases at JSU Library

Open Sources for Military & Naval Sciences (No ID required)


  • Air University Library (AUL) Index to Military Periodicals: is a subject index to significant articles, news items, and editorials from English language military and aeroncal periodicals. The Index contains citations since 1988 and is updated continuously. A comprehensive list of all journals covered by AULIMP since 1949 is available as the Historical Index of AULIMP titles.
  • CSI Publications: Links to books and articles from the Central Intelligence Agency.
  • MERLN (the Military Education Research Library Network): Includes Military Policy Awareness Links (MiPALs), which provide access to current U.S. Government policy statements on selected key topics, accompanied by additional resources that analyze the topic; Digital collections of full-text papers, lectures, and legislation; Links to worldwide military library catalogs; Links to military journals and publications. Maintained by the National Defense University Library in Washington, D.C.
  • SCAMPI: a specialized military library, focusing on research in joint and multinational operations, military history and naval science, operational warfare, and operations other than war.
  • Empirical Studies of Conflict Project (ESOC): from Princeton University, identifies, compiles, and analyzes micro-level conflict data and information on insurgency, civil war, and other sources of politically motivated violence worldwide.
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  • Military History and Military Science: Wars: Annotated list of reference websites from the Library of Congress.
  • Military Legal Resources: from the Library of Congress, this collection focuses on Army legal history and current legal system acativities.
  • IHS Janes 360: headlines with links to feature reports and other information on important events, trends, and issues.
  • Combined Arms Research Library (CARL) Digital Library: Included are operational documents during World War II, obsolete military manuals, orders of battle, and other publication such as School of Advanced Military Studies monographs and master of military art and science theses.
  • Weapons of Mass Destruction FBI: WMD Basics, Security Awareness Videos, WMD News, Contacts, and FBI resources

Professor, Law/Technology Librarian

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Hanrong Wang
Houston Cole Library, 10th Floor

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Jacksonville, Alabama 36265

Tel: ++1-256 782-5250

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Also Contact Me for:

  • to discuss ways the Library collections can support your curriculum and research needs through the acquisition or provision of access to resources;

  • to answer questions about library research materials, tool, services, policies, or procedures;

  • to obtain reports on library collections and services for program reviews, accreditation reports, grant applicants, etc.;

  • to schedule research instruction or support sessions tailored specifically for your course topic or project;

  • to obtain additional or individualized research assistance for students and faculty.

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