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Intelligence Services

Includes Encyclopedia of Espionage, Intelligence, and Security

Espionage: A Reference Handbook.  (Ref 327.12 H279) Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2003.

Facts on International Relations and Security Trends (FIRST) - From SIPRI.

Federation of American Scientists - "Conducts analysis and advocacy on science, technology and public policy, including nuclear weapons, arms sales, biological hazards, secrecy, and space policy".

National Intelligence Council - CIA think tank focusing on current and long-term strategic issues.

Strategic Intelligence - Includes links to the FBICIA, and other justice-related organizations.



Freedom of Information Act

National Security Archive - Full-text government documents released by the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).

Central Intelligence Agency - Electronic Document Release Center

Police Studies


Encyclopedia of Police Science (Ref 363.2 B156a) 2nd ed. New York: Garland, 1995.

Includes Police and Law Enforcement

 Includes World Encyclopedia of Police Forces and Correctional Systems.




Writing and Citing

Chicago Manual of Style Online. Also available in print in the reference room (Ref 808.02 Un3e)

Chicago Manual of Style (Author-Date) - a quick guide from the SMC Library

Quick Guide to Chicago Style from the Chicago manual publishers. Scroll down to the Author/Date tab, and select that for a list of examples of citation.

A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations: Chicago Style for Students and Researchers (Ref 808.02 T840c) 7th ed., Chicago: University of Chicago, 2007.

Complete Guide to Citing Government Information Resources: A Manual for Writers and Librarians
(Ref 808.02 G186a) Bethesda, MD: Congressional Information Service, 1993.

Writing Assistance

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