Other Resources of Interest
Be sure to use our focused Subject Guides for more specific listing of resources. Some specific ones that might be of interest include:
- Asian Resources
- Civil Affairs and Rule of Law
- Conflict & Peacekeeping
- Defense Analysis (Special Operations)
- NSA Research Guide
- Public Opinion & Polling
How to Best Use This Guide
The purpose of this guide is to introduce you to some of the many great sources available to you while doing research on the Vietnam Conflict. Use the Tabs above to navigate to the types of information you are looking for and be sure to look at the National Security Affairs guide for additional sources.
Articles - provides links to the significant databases/search tools for locating scholarly journal articles.
News Sources - provides some jump-off points for locating media/news sources.
Books - provides suggestions for places to search for books, both print and electronic, focused on the Vietnam Conflict.
Maps - provides links for some great websites that provide access to digital maps of interest to those researching the Vietnam Conflict.
Dissertations & Theses - will help you locate theses and disserations done by former NPS studnents as well as from other places.
Statistics - will be helpful in locating a variety of statistics including demographic, economic and more.
Original/Declassified Source - will help you find things like original speeches, reports and documents etc many of which have been declassified.
Bibliographies - will help you find in-depth bibliographies.
Important Battles - will give you some quick references for the more important battles.
Awards and Medals - for information such as who won the Medal of Honor during this time.
Electronic Books - will lead you to some of the commerical and freely available books on the topic.
Prisoners of War/Missing in Action - will help in locating the names and information on these topics.
Special Forces - will give some leads on finding out more about the role of SOF in Vietnam.