The University of Tampa Macdonald-Kelce Library

PSC413 - Politics of War

Use this guide to get started researching military operations. This resource will lead you to a combination of official documents, background on operations from official sources, and help you find peer-reviewed articles.

Start Your Search

For peer-reviewed scholarship use Summon (the library search engine) for a complete search of the library's collection.

or

Start with one of these databases:


For news and journalism try: (Note: news and journalism databases may give useful information about the operation as it was happening, or soon after it ended. News and journalism databases are not suitable for locating peer-reviewed scholarship.)

Summon Search Box

Search everything.

Use Summon to search across the entire library catalog (books, DVDs, government documents) and most of the library databases (journal articles, images, newspapers).

Advanced Search

 

Another Way to Start

Use Google Scholar for a broader search. Set your browser settings so Google Scholar can let you know when its results are part of the library's collection.

If you want some insight on doing research at the university level, check out the tips and tutorials in our Introduction to Library Research.

If you find an article or book in Google Scholar you'd like to use that isn't in our collection, request it from another library.

Google Scholar Search

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