The Canadian Association for Security &
Intelligence Studies ( CASIS).
The Centre for Defense Information. A
good site with access to a Arms Trade
database, the Defense Monitor and the
military spending clock.
The Centre for Defence and International
Security Studies at Lancaster
University, UK. Nice page with links to
security issues of interest to the
United Kingdom and the international
community. Includes access to current
research, missile threats and responses,
topical issues and links to other
CDSS - University of Manitoba
The Centre for Defence and Security
Studies at the University of Manitoba.
Information on the Centre itself as well
as links to various other security
Canada Reseach Chair in International
Security - Laval University
Canadian Forces College
The Canadian Forces College WWW site.
Another excellent site that includes the
Peace and Security WWW Server. Well
worth a visit.
Centre for Military and Strategic
A research centre at the University of
Calgary specializing in defence and
security studies across Canada.
Center for Security and Defence Studies
The mandate of the CSDS, located at the
Norman Paterson School of International
Affairs in Ottawa, is to enhance
awareness and understanding of security
and defence policy issues and to broaden
linkages with government, defence
specialists, NGOS and the general public
in pursuing this mandate.
Centre for Security Studies - Hull
The Centre for Security Studies at the
University of Hull, UK. A nice web site
with links to various strategic and
Centre for The Study of Diplomacy
The Centre for The Study of Diplomacy is
located at the University of Leicester,
UK. A page with useful links to
information on Diplomacy as well as
access to various on-line publications.
Commonwealth Institute Project on
The Project on Defense Alternatives
(PDA) develops approaches to military
policy that offer security and stability
at lower levels of armed force and
defense spending. It seeks to articulate
and make plausible transitional paths
from a world of armed deterrence and
exclusive alliances to a future in which
regional and global agencies of
cooperative security and nonmilitary
means can play the leading role in
guaranteeing the peace; and, in which
residual national armed forces would be
limited to a strictly defensive role.
Department of International Politics -
A great page with links to a whole host
of security related resources as well as
The Institute of International Studies
at Berkeley. A good page with links to
their recent publications and other
Institute for Security Studies
The Institute for Security Studies (ISS)
was originally established as the
Institute for Defence Policy by Dr
Jakkie Cilliers, and Mr P.B.Mertz in
1991 and has offices in Pretoria and
Cape Town and liaison offices in Maputo
and Nairobi. The ISS is a regional
research institute operating across
sub-Saharan Africa. Its mission is to
conceptualize, inform and enhance the
security debate in Africa.
Laurier Centre for Military and
The purpose of the Laurier Centre for
Military Strategic and Disarmament
Studies is to foster research, teaching,
and public discussion of military and
strategic issues of national and
international significance. The Centre
was founded in 1991 with support from
the Military and Strategic Studies
program (now the Security and Defence
Forum) of Canada's Department of
Lester B. Pearson International
The Pearson Peacekeeping Centre is an
independent organization established by
the Government of Canada in 1994, and is
a division of the Canadian Institute of
Strategic Studies. Includes information
on news, events, publications and
information on courses available at the
Loyola Homepage on Strategic
Loyola University in Maryland, USA.
Contains an excellent compilation of
links to just about every site dealing
with Strategic and Military
International Peace and Security
Programme - Laval University
The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit
research organization providing
objective analysis and effective
solutions that address the challenges
facing the public and private sectors
around the world.
The Royal Military College in Kingston.
A great site with access to college
history, research links and much more.
The Royal United Services Institute for
Military Studies. Based in the United
Kingdom this site gives information on
their various publications, news
releases and how to become a member.
Security and Defence Forum
The Department of National Defence
offers an extensive link collection of
educational institutions which offer
programs related to security and
The School of International and Public
Affairs at Columbia University, New
York. A nice page with a searchable
database. Includes links to SIPA
publications, outside sources and
various departments at Columbia.
Society for Military History
Established in 1933 as the American
Military History Foundation, renamed in
1939 the American Military Institute,
and renamed again in 1990 the Society
for Military History, the Society is
devoted to stimulating and advancing the
study of military history. This sends
you their links page.
The School of Public Policy
US Army Command and General Staff
College - Department of Joint and
Expands student understanding, from a
Service Component perspective, of Joint
Force employment at the operational and
tactical level of war.