September 11, 2011

A guide to library resources pertaining to the September 11th terrorist attacks on the United States.

9-11    Pentagon 9/11     The 9/11 encyclopedia     Firefight : inside the battle to save the Pentagon on 9/11      The looming tower : Al- Qaeda and the road to 9/11

Why America slept : the failure to prevent 9/11     The cell : inside the 9/11 plot and why the FBI and CIA failed to stop it     The eleventh day : the full story of 9/11 and Osama bin Laden    Debunking 9/11 myths : why paranoid conspiracy theories can't stand up to the facts     The 9/11 Commission report : final report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States

Catalog Topics

9/11 Twin Towers
Osama Bin Laden War on Terror
Pentagon World Trade Center


Military and Intelligence Database Collection
Both the historian and reporter on the frontline will find useful information in this collection, composed of content from over 400 journals, which covers all aspects of the past and current state of military affairs. Key subjects covered include: socioeconomic effects of war, governmental policies, the structure of armed forces, and many more.

US History collection
As any historian will state, the study of history is as much about the present as the past: to that end, this collection provides well-rounded coverage of both the current thinking and events in US History, as well as scholarly work being established in the field. This compilation of journals provides robust and balanced coverage of this field, useful both to the novice historian as well as to the advanced academic researcher.

War and Terrorism Collection
A definitive periodical collection of hand selected titles for analysts, risk management professionals and students of military science, history, social science.



911 memorial
A memorial to remember and honor the thousands of innocent men, women, and children murdered by terrorists in the horrific attacks of February 26, 1993 and September 11, 2001.

National 9/11 Pentagon memorial
The Pentagon Memorial Fund is also dedicated to developing educational resources and outreach opportunities to help visitors understand the historic significance of the site and the events that occurred on September 11, 2001.

National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States
The National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (also known as the 9-11 Commission), an independent, bipartisan commission created by congressional legislation and the signature of President George W. Bush in late 2002, is chartered to prepare a full and complete account of the circumstances surrounding the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, including preparedness for and the immediate response to the attacks.

Flight 93 National Memorial
A memorial to the victims of flight 93, who rose up against hijackers and died as the plane crashed in rural Western Pennsylvania.

Sacred Ground: Remembering the Victims
List of names and personal proiles of all those killed in the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

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