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JSTOR Security Studies is an evolving collection of multi-content resources focusing on violence and conflict in international relations. The scope of the collection encompasses cyber security, foreign policy, human security, intelligence & espionage, international law, military studies, peace & conflict studies, and political violence & terrorism. The core collection, when finished, will include:

  • 75 scholarly journals, military journals, trade journals, and defense newsletters.
  • 10 Open Access journals
  • Up to 20,000 (grey literature) reports from 100 think tanks from all over the world

Collection Highlights

  • Complete back runs of journals and newsletters, whenever possible, with some titles dating back to the 1940s.

    • American Intelligence Journal
    • Conflict Management and Peace Science
    • Foreign Policy Analysis
    • Inside the Pentagon Newsletter
    • Journal of Conflict and Security Law
    • Journal of Information Warfare
    • Phalanx: The Magazine of National Security Analysis
    • Security Dialogue
    • Warship International
  • Publications from the world’s leading think tanks and international organizations

    • Australian Strategic Policy Institute (Australia)
    • Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (USA)
    • Centre for Conflict Resolution (South Africa)
    • Centre for International Governance Innovation (Canada)
    • Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific (Malaysia)
    • Danish Institute for International Studies (Denmark)
    • European Union Institute for Security Studies (France)
    • Hague Centre for Strategic Studies (Netherlands)
    • Institute for National Security Studies (Israel)
    • Middle East Research Institute (Iraq)
    • Norwegian Institute for International Affairs (Norway)
    • RAND Corporation (USA)
    • Strategic Studies Institute, US Army War College (USA)
    • The World Bank
    • U.S. Institute of Peace (USA)
  • More international content. Almost 50 percent of the content in this collection is licensed from outside the U.S.
  • Curated collection put together in collaboration with more than 300 faculty, librarians, doctoral students and working professionals from leading institutions of higher educations, government agencies and private sector companies from around the world.

JSTOR Security Studies Advisory Group

John Boatman, Haystax Technology

James Fearon, Stanford University

Tracey German, Kings College, London

Bruce Hoffman, Georgetown University

Robert Jervis, Columbia University

Jeffrey Knopf, Middlebury Institute of International Studies

Sara Moller, Seton Hall University

Falk Ostermann, Justus-Liebig-Universität, Giessen

Alfred Rolington, Cyber Security Intelligence, Ltd.

Christopher Twomey, Naval Postgraduate School

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Panos Pictures: 35,000 images of contemporary global affairs documenting critical social issues as well as stories beyond the daily media agenda.

Magnum Photos: 80,000 of the world's most renowned photographs chronicling people, events, issues, and personalities, from the Spanish Civil war to Vietnam to the present day.

World War I and II Posters and Postcards (University of Minnesota Libraries)


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Top Security eBooks on JSTOR

National Security Implications of Virtual Currency: Examining the Potential for Non-state Actor Deployment
Choices for America in a Turbulent World: Strategic Rethink
Fighting for a Living: A Comparative Study of Military Labour 1500-2000
Power and Responsibility in Chinese Foreign Policy
The Long Shadow of 9/11: America's Response to Terrorism
Fresh Perspectives on the 'War on Terror'

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