Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey. Formerly the Monterey Institute of International Studies

New books: 

The Evolution of the Global Terrorist Threat: From 9/11 to Osama bin Laden's Death
-HV6431.E865 2014


 

In our print Reference Collection: 

The 50 Worst Terrorist Attacks
HV6431.M487 2014

The Complete Encyclopedia of Terrorist Organisations
HV6431.A24 2012

Counterterrorism: a Reference Handbook
HV6431.S744 2004

Global Terror & Political Risk Assessment: Yearbook and Forecast
HV6431.G563 2010

Guide to Islamist Movements
BP40.G85 2010

Historical Dictionary of Islamic Fundamentalism
BP166.14.F85G85 2012

International Instruments Related to the Prevention and Suppression of International Terrorism
K5256.A35I57 2008

International Terrorism: a Compilation of U.N. Documents, 1972-2001
K5256.A35I583 2002

La Lutte Contre le Terrorisme: Les normes du Conseil de l'Europe
HV6433.E85L87 2005

Organized Crime: From Trafficking to Terrorism
HV6441.O745 2008

Patterns of Global Terrorism, 1985-2005
HV6431.P3773

Terrorism
HV6431.H43 2001

Terrorism, 1980-1987: a Selectively Annotated Bibliography
Z7164.T3M54 1988

Terrorism 2008-2012: A Worldwide Chronology
HV6431.M4995 2013

Terrorism: a Guide to Events and Documents
HV6431.K698 2004

Terrorism: a Documentary and Reference Guide
HV6432.B87 2005

The Terrorist List
HV6430.A1M53 2011

World Terrorism: an Encyclopedia of Political Violence From Ancient Times to the Post-9/11 Era
HV6431.W67 2011


 

In our DVD Collection:

Car Bomb
TP270.C37 2010

The Fear That Has 1000 Eyes
TK7882.E2F43 2013

Inside the Mind of a Suicide Bomber
HV6431.I485 2006

International Terrorism: The Global War on Terror
HV6431.I684 2011

The Liquid Bomb Plot
HV6433.G7L58 2011

Return of the Pirates
G535.R36 2010

Suicide Bombers
HV6431.P636 2012


 

Databases, E-journal and E-Book Packages:

CIAO - Columbia International Affairs Online
Contains full text of working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series, and conference proceedings in the field of international affairs.

Digital National Security Archive
An online collection of declassified and unclassified U.S. documents from the National Security Archive.

EBSCOHost
Includes the index Newspaper Source Elite and Academic Search Elite.  Indexes magazines, journals and newspapers with full text for many articles. 

Encyclopedia of Insurgency and Counterinsurgency
An ABC-CLIO encyclopedia.

Homeland Security Digital Library
Links to U.S. government documents, Naval Postgraduate School research papers, and news stories relating to homeland security issues.

LexisNexis Academic Universe
An index to newspapers, newswires, accounting  journals, company profiles and financial reports,trade journals,  law journals, state and federal case law, and federal regulations.

PAIS International
An index to magazines, journals, books and government documents in the fields of public affairs.  Abstracts with links to full text of some journal articles.  Covers 1915 to present.

ProQuest
Search across all ProQuest databases - ABI/INFORM Complete, National Newspapers Core, ProQuest Research Library, PAIS, and Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts.

Sage Premier
A collection of over 400 academic journals in the fields of education, management, political science, psychology, sociology, research methods, medicine and science.

Stratfor 
Stratfor provides geopolitical analysis and forecasting with a particular emphasis on security issues such as energy, terrorism, and military as well as economics and finance.

Taylor & Francis Online: Social Science/Humanities 
A package of over 1000 journals published by Taylor & Francis.  Full text with archives dating from 1997.  The package includes journals of the International Institute for Security Studies, including the annual Military Balance.


 

Websites:

Brookings Institution
The Brookings Institution maintains a page with research articles on terrorism and related subjects.  RSS feed available.

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Experts assess the global war on terror, focusing in particular on promising counter-radicalization programs that aim to rehabilitate former radicals and, ultimately, prevent radicalization through a combination of outreach, engagement, and after-care.

Centre of Excellence Defence Against Terrorism (Turkey)

Vision for the future – The COE-DAT will continue to be a central point of defence against terrorism expertise in support of NATO, nations, partners and recognized institutions within the international defence against terrorism community.

Center for Strategic and International Studies
The CSIS is a bipartisan research organization based in Washington, D.C.  This site's terrorism page features research publications and multimedia programming.

Center on Global Counterterrorism Cooperation
The CGCC is a nonprofit policy institute that focuses on research and education.  Their site provides access to their research publications.

Combating Terrorism Center at West Point
The Center publishes research papers and a newsletter.

Council on Foreign Relations
Current articles on Terrorism issues.  Also the publisher of Foreign Affairs journal.

Federation of American Scientists Strategic Security Program
The FAS Strategic Security Program is comprised of four projects (arms sales, biosecurity, government secrecy, nuclear information) and a military information database.  See also their Congressional Research Service Reports on Terrorism.

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

An intel-driven national security and law enforcement agency, providing leadership and making a difference for more than a century.

Global Terrorism Database
GTD is an open-source database including information on terrorist events around the world from 1970 through 2007, made available by START.

Human Rights Watch: Terrorism
Reports from the international human rights reporting organization.

International Institute for Counter-Terrorism
Israeli-based think tank research on terrorism, counter-terrorism, homeland security, threat vulnerability and risk assessment, intelligence analysis and national security and defense policy

Jamestown Foundation
Many open-access articles on terrorism by region, particularly China and Eurasia.

National Counterterrorism Center 

Lead our nation’s effort to combat terrorism at home and abroad by analyzing the threat, sharing that information with our partners, and integrating all instruments of national power to ensure unity of effort.

NPS Center on Terrorism and Irregular Warfare
Reports and publications on Terrorism from the Naval Postgraduate School.

Perspectives on Terrorism
Open-access journal of the Terrorism Research Initiative.

RAND Corporation
Unclassified research and documents on Terrorism and Homeland Security.

Society for Terrorism Research
The Society for Terrorism Research (STR) is an international, multi-disciplinary organization of theoretical and empirical researchers whose mission is to enhance knowledge and understanding of terrorism and political violence.

National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism 

START is a university-based research and education center comprised of an international network of scholars committed to the scientific study of the causes and human consequences of terrorism in the United States and around the world.

Terrorism, Transnational Crime and Corruption Center 
Based at George Mason University, TraCCC is a research center that focuses on the links between terrorism, transnational crime and corruption.  Articles and papers from their various centers are open access.

UCLA Center for Near Eastern Studies

The Center serves as a conduit for contacts among scholars of the Middle East and the Islamic world through its resident scholar program. Visitors appointed as Center Fellows can make use of UCLA's extensive research facilities, including a rare manuscript collection and library holdings that are the second largest in North America. 

UN Counter-Terrorism Implementation Task Force
Links to information about the activities of entities involved in the counter-terrorism efforts of the United Nations.  See also the UN Treaty Collection for UN Conventions on Terrorism.

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime and Terrorism Prevention
The Terrorism Prevention branch of the UNODC provides assistance counter terrorism assistance to member states, especially in the area of money laundering.  Their website provides access to legal instruments and publications of the UN as well as access to the Counter-terrorism Legislation Database.