The suggested databases are accessible from this page and from the Electronic Resources section of the library home page. Print resources are available in the PHC on-campus collection or by mail to distance learning members of the PHC community. You may check the location and the availability of an item in our collection through the online catalog, accessible from the library home page.
Professional library assistance is available on campus, by phone at 540-441-8400, or by email at email@example.com
Many of the required readings and textbooks are on reserve and are available for 2 hour check out, in-library use only, at the library circulation desk. Additional resources can be found in the HV 6000 - 8000 area of the library including the following:
Oxford encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World, vols. 1-4 at Ref DS 35.53 .O95 1995.
Terrorism: Essential Primary Sources by K. Lee Lerner at HV6431 .T465 2006
Making of a Terrorist, vols. 1- 3 by by James J. F. Forest at HV 6431 .M353 2006
Middle East Patterns, 4th edition by Colbert C. Held, at DS 44 .H418 2006.
Talking to Terrorists: Understanding the psycho-social motivations of militant jihadi terrorists, mass hostage takers, suicide bombers & "martyrs" by Anne Speckland at HV 6431 .S6496 2012
Voices of terror : manifestos, writings, and manuals of Al Qaeda, Hamas, and other terrorists from around the world and throughout the ages, edited by Walter Laqueur at HV 643 .V65 2004
Locate online access to these journals through the library's Periodical Listing.
The Economist (In print and online, 2001 to Present)
Current history: a journal of world affairs (In print, 2001-Present, Online 1988 to 2010)
Stratfor is a news analysis provider that covers political, economic, and military developments from around the world, including breaking news.
LexisNexis provides access to wide range of news (full-text newspapers) business, government, legal and reference information.
Council on Foreign Relations is an independent research and policy analysis center focusing on complex foreign policy issues.
Heritage Foundation as a conservative "think tank" provides research and promotes international policies inline with their values of individual freedom and strong national defense.
Brookings Institute provides research and formulates policy recommendations on a variety of issues including international conflicts.
Center for Strategic and International Studies - Middle East Desk analyzes national security and foreign policy issues related to the Middle East.
In-country newspapers in English may be located through a general google search and helpful in identifying key people, places and events.
Created: Prof. Mickahail Adeeb/Thornhill, 2016. Updated: Thornhill, 2017.