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Praeger Security International (PSI Online)
Collection of terrorism and security eBooks covering regional security, humanitarian and peace operations, weapons of mass destruction, intelligence, defense and national security, and military affairs. Also includes newspaper feeds and commentaries on current conflicts.
A vast collection of industry-leading standards and technical engineering information created by the world’s top technical experts, covering a broad range of engineering disciplines, including: aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, industrial, materials science, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science, and solar engineering.
Cambridge Journals Digital Archive
Provides access to 171 journals published by Cambridge University Press. The collection includes a mixture of titles with publication dates running from 1827 until approximately 2000. Subjects covered include Humanities, Social Sciences, Science, Technology and Medicine.
IHS Jane's Defence Equipment and Technology
Data, information and analysis on the air, land, naval and joint defence platforms, weapons and systems in service and under development around the world. Its content underpins market-leading products such as Jane’s All the World’s Aircraft. Access to Data Analytics is also available, including specifications analysis. Register via the site for an individual account in order to save searches and request RFID feeds.
SAGE Journals Online
Access over 570 SAGE journals which cover a wide range of subjects including Social Science, Humanities, Economics, Management and Organization Studies, Psychology, Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution, Engineering, Computing and Materials Science. Full-text access, where available, starts from 1999 to the current issue.
E-papers and Reports
MOD Doctrine and Training Publications
*Available ON CAMPUS ONLY*. Contains army code publications, joint warfare publications and AP3000. For other doctrine publications please contact the Barrington Library Reports Section. Some publications are freely available via the MOD website.
Free, internet-based collection of over 4000 quality assessed resources worldwide. The resources are selected, evaluated, regularly monitored and last updated by subject specialists from Cranfield University. Each resource is described so that you can assess its potential value to you before you visit it.
Oxford Research Group: building bridges for global security
The ORG are an award winning, independent non-governmental organisation and registered charity, whose aims are to promote a more sustainable approach to security for the UK and the world. This site gives access to briefings, papers and reports. In April 2005, they were named one of the top 20 think tanks in the UK by The Independent newspaper.
RUSI - Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies
RUSI was founded in 1831 to study naval and military science and continues to research developments in military doctrine, defence management and defence procurement, all issues of defence and security, including terrorism and man-made and natural disasters. The following RUSI publications: Whitehall Papers, RUSI Newsbrief are available in print from the Barrington Library and RUSI Journal and RUSI Defence Systems are also available in electronic format in the Digital Library.
UK Defence Forum
A not-for-profit organisation in which politicians, academics, senior industrialists, and military personnel discuss defence and security issues. Includes full text papers and briefings up to 2002. For full access email email@example.com to obtain a username and password.