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Google Custom Search: Terrorism Research


Resources for the Study of Intelligence

Resources for Countering Jihadist Ideology


Click here for information from the new book The Terrorism Lectures


Here are five excellent online resources you may want to sign up for:

  1. FP National Security Newsletter
  2. Global Security Newswire
  3. Perspectives on Terrorism
  4. CTC Sentinel
  5. OZY Presidential Brief



Syllabi of Selected Courses Taught by Dr. Forest

Recent Course Lecture Slides


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Click the banner link below to visit the Teaching Terror resource website:

For information on some great books, please see the following websites:


2012 JSOU report about countering terrorism in Nigeria:  Boko_Haram_JSOU-Report-2012


Issues of the Combating Terrorism Exchange always offer some useful stuff for researchers and practitioners . . .
For those interested critical infrastructure protection in the U.S., here is a repository of daily open source reports distributed by the DHS since 2006:

Lots of excellent resources on the NCTC website ( ) including terrorist group profiles, incident data, and their annual calendar

Speaking of data, the START Center website ( is home to the Global Terrorism Database, as well as a number of great reports and a bunch of terrorist group profiles.

A searchable “Annotated Bibliography of Research on Terrorism and Counterterrorism” is available here:

For a list of recommended publications in the field of terrorism studies, click here

For a list of recommended websites in the field of terrorism studies, click here

For information on the PSI Guides to Terrorists, Insurgents and Armed Groups, click here

For one of the most comprehensive archive of Red Army Faction documents I have found on the Internet, click here


Here are two great blogs on terrorism and counterterrorism:

Also please see my other website: