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Booklists

International Security Recommended Reading List

Indicative reading for the International Security course

E-Journals

Adelphi Papers

An International Institute for Strategic Studies publication. Coverage from vol 43 2003. Also available in print in the Barrington Library from 1985.

Defence and Peace Economics

Journal published six times per year. Published by Taylor & Francis. Full text available from 1997 onwards.

Defence Studies

Official journal of the Joint Services Command and Staff College. Published three times a year.

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.

Military Psychology

Quarterly journal of Division 19 (Society for Military Psychology) of the American Psychological Association

RUSI Journal

Published six times a year, the RUSI Journal is a leading publication for national and international defence and security issues. Print volumes available via the Barrington Library from 1946.

Taylor and Francis Online

Full text journals published by Taylor and Francis in the areas of science, technology and social sciences. (We do not have access to Taylor & Francis eBooks).

Terrorism and Political Violence

Quarterly journal published by Taylor & Francis. Full text from 2003 onwards.

Images

Defence Image Database

Browseable and searchable database of armed forces images. May be limited by Army, Navy or Air Force if required. Material is Crown copyright and limited to use for research or private use.

Library Catalogues

Chatham House Library Catalogue

Chatham House Library was formed in 1921 and is one of the most established collections of international affairs material in the UK.

Recommended Websites

DOAJ Directory of Open Access Journals

A directory of quality controlled open access journals in all scholarly and scientific subject areas. Contains over 2500 titles. These journals do not impose an embargo period but some may require free online registration.

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.