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 the on-campus collection through the online catalog, Voyager, accessed here and through the library home page.
Professional library assistance is available on campus, by phone at 540-441-8400, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
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 Dictionary of the Modern Islamic World, vols. 1-4 at Ref DS 35.53 .O95 1995.
Terrorism: Essential Primary Source Documents / K. Lee Lerner at HV6431 .T465 2006
Making of a Terrorist, vols. 1- 3 at HV 6431 .M353 2006
Middle East Patterns, 4th edition / Colbert C. Held, at DS 44 .H418 2006.
Talking to Terrorists: Understanding the psycho-social motivations of militant jihadi terrorists, mass hostage takers... / Anne Speckland at HV 6431 .S6496 2012
Voices of Terror: manifestos, writings, and manuals of Al Qaeda, Hamas and Other Terrorists... /edited by Walter Laqueur at HV 643 .V65 2004
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.