Duckandcover.jpg The Cold War

Make the databases your first stop for research for your Cold War topic. CQ researcher and Gale Student Resource Center are recommended. Books will also come in very handy. Remember to use their bibliographies to expand your sources on a very specific topic. These sites and their bibliographies will also help.


Cold War International History Project at the Wilson Center

The Presidency and the Cold War from the Smithsonian

The Berlin Airlift from the Truman Library

The Wars from Vietnam from Vassar College

McCarthyism and the Media from PEW Research Institute

Nuclear History at the National Security Archive (GW University)

United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research