August 30, 2011

Project Muse Database Added

Project Muse is a full-text database with coverage for over 400 humanities and social sciences journals.

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May 04, 2007

Homeland Security Digital Library (HSDL)

Governors State University Library now subscribes to the Homeland Security Digital Library. Every two weeks, the Homeland Security Digital Library identifies "Critical Releases in Homeland Security," a targeted collection of recently-released documents that are expected to influence homeland security policy & strategy development.

This weeks releases are:
National Strategy for Aviation Security
United States. White House Office

Nuclear Energy; Balancing Benefits and Risks
Council on Foreign Relations

United States Intelligence Community (IC) 100 Day Plan for Integration and Collaboration
United States. Office of the Director of National Intelligence

Task Force on Returning Global War on Terror Heroes
United States. Department of Veterans Affairs. Task Force on Returning Global War on Terror Heroes

Country Reports on Terrorism 2006
United States. Dept. of State

National Security and the Threat of Climate Change
CNA Corporation

To search this or any other database GSU subscribes to, click here.

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March 16, 2007

Historical Statistics of the United States

Historical Statistics of the United States

- Eleven years in the making, Historical Statistics of the United States, Millennial Edition, is fully searchable and downloadable online. This edition reflects 30 years of new data, with topics ranging from migration and health to crime and the Confederate States of America, each placed in historical context. Users can not only view data, but are able to graph individual tables and create customized tables and spreadsheets.

Go to Journals/Databases to login.

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June 06, 2006

Voyager Upgrade

The Voyager Upgrade started today. That means no more ordering books using the Library Catalog. You must use the Interlibrary Book form or the Paper Form located by the Reference Desk. You can not request using the LIbrary Catalog.

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May 11, 2006

Homeland Security Digital Library (HSDL)

Governors State University now offers one-click access to the Homeland Security Digital Library (HSDL). The HSDL is the nation's most authoritative tool for research in the field of homeland security policy and strategy. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Office of Grants & Training is providing the HSDL to homeland security officials, researchers, educators and students in an effort to further advance national research and policy development.

To access the library, simply type www.hsdl.org into your internet browser window, and you'll be automatically logged into this useful tool.

If you have questions, feedback, or suggestions for the HSDL email hsdl@nps.edu or call (831) 656-2005. Please go to www.chds.us for information on other educational programs sponsored by DHS and the Naval Postgraduate School’s Center for Homeland Defense and Security.

Homeland Security Filer (PDF)Download file

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