Specializing in military interests, past and present, this database contains articles on the socioeconomic effects of war, governmental polices, and the structure of armed forces, among other topics. Browse popular articles, select journals by publication title, and research articles by keyword or subject.
Access professional journals such as Air Force Journal of Logistics, Air Power History, CML Army Chemical Review, Combat Edge, Defense Daily International, IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, Infantry Magazine, The Journal of Military History, Military Periscope Special Reports, Navy News & Undersea Technology, and more in this database.
The Military and Intelligence Database Collection contains over 16 million articles published from 1980 to the present. Articles include hyperlinks to encyclopedias, reference books, magazine, and newswire articles for further research.
An excellent source for general research on the U.S. military, veterans, and leaders in American military history. Get background information on the life and work of Edith Nourse Rogers, key legislator of the G.I. Bill, Ernie Pyle, the soldier's journalist, and Mary A. Hallaren, the first female officer in the U.S. Army. Search by decade, event, keyword, or name.
Military records are fascinating sources providing unique facts and insights into the lives of men and women who served in the armed forces. Visit your local library location to access draft records, service records, pension records, military histories and more in Ancestry Library Edition Military Records.
Find military job openings and explore military career opportunities. Review military career profiles, military related jobs, ranks, and service branches. Use the Military Career feature to locate military career paths by job family and service branch.
ASVAB preparation e-books and tests for success on military exams for core tests, officer candidate tests, and power practice are available in the LearningExpress Library. To review tests and read e-books on careers for the military and veterans, enter "military" in the Learning Center search box on the top left and make your selection.
Watch a video of the Air Force's first launch of the Titan missile, explore the science of military satellites, and study the success of emerging technology for military use. Enter "Military" in the search box to look at science through diagrams, experiments, timelines, and videos for students, teachers, and researchers.
Locate Army programs and resources in your area by zip code with this free app on local Army services. iTunes | Website
Army Study Guide
Take the Army quiz and add to your knowledge with flash cards on 38 topics for preparing for the U.S. Army Promotion Boards and Soldier/NCO Boards in this free app. iTunes | Website
The Military History Quiz
A military game app to challenge history buffs and military aces. This game includes options for creating your profile, tracking your score, and quiz levels. iTunes | Website
An Army veteran created this app of military ribbons and uploaded it on Veterans Day 2010. View a complete list of all the ribbons awarded to members of the U.S. Armed Forces with photos of each ribbon. Google Play | Website
Read the United States Marine Corps Creeds, the Rifleman's Creed, the Oath of Enlistment, and more with this free app. Google Play | Website
Gain perspective on the U.S. military with detailed biographies of the American men and women who serve in the Armed Forces. Explore the intrepid life stories of the military generals, pilots, and other service personnel.
Digital access to the archival collections of the United States Army Military History Institute, such as over 6,000 Civil War photographs and Senior Officer Oral History Program interviews, can be found at this website.
The U.S. government's official Web portal with information for active duty military personnel and their families. A good source for benefit, career, and education information for the military. Historical resources are included with information on military memorials and monuments.
Request military records with eVetRecs, replace lost military medals, browse WWII photos and learn more about obtaining service records. Visit the online exhibits highlighting the contributions of thousands of Americans, military and civilian.
With a heritage dating back to 1899, this organization is still serving the needs of veterans and their communities. Read about the VFW’s dedication to service and learn how VFW Posts and Ladies Auxiliaries are making a difference for veterans in your community today.