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Naval and Military Studies

Journal article databases and other resources relating to military, defense, and security issues.

Online Sources

The resources below are good starting places for articles about most military/Naval Battles.  Several also provide primary resources.  Go to the Home page for additional resources.

If assistance is needed finding resources for a specific battle, contact the Reference Desk at 3-2420 or e-mail AskRef.


The library has a wide selection of books and printed materials available on Naval/Military battles.  Below are selected titles.  Additional titles can be found by searching the library's catalog.


The following icons are used in the resources lists:

USNA only Resource is available only to USNA midshipmen, faculty, and staff.
Not all content available Not all content is available to USNA midshipmen, faculty, and staff.
Password required.  Contact the Reference desk, 3-6946, for login information.
Icon Content not fully available in Nimitz Search.  Try searching this database on its own.
 Best Bet  Resource is an excellent all-purpose starting point for the selected subject.