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CONN 377: Caesar in Vietnam: PTSD in the Ancient World?: Subject Database Recommendations

Course guide supporting research on PTSD, moral injury, and combat disorders

Four Research Tips for Connections Courses

  • Search subject databases from multiple disciplines.
  • Let relevance, rather than format, guide your choices about which sources to use.
  • Understand the value of primary, secondary, and tertiary sources.
  • Be prepared for a recursive, iterative research process.
  • Talk about your research process--with your peers, your professor, a librarian.

Databases for Researching Trauma

History Databases

Military Databases


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Angela Weaver
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When searching Primo, try to identify useful Library of Congress Subject Headings, such as:

Stress disorders, Post-traumatic -- History

Combat disorders

War--Moral and ethical aspects