Category: On the Homefront – the HSDL Blog

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Climate Change and Its Effect on National Security

Over the past decade, extreme weather conditions have continued to escalate with pockets of devastation across the United States. These conditions, sparked by long-term changes in climate, put stress on local areas to deal with disasters. However, the instability brought from increasing catastrophes also has far reaching effects across social,...


September 11, 2001: 15 Years Later

Day in and day out the librarians and content analysts of the Homeland Security Digital Library (HSDL) walk past an image that hangs on the wall of our break room.  The image is actually two images.  On the top is a picture of the New York City skyline with the...