HSDL provides its user with a variety of research tools.
The HSDL Blog, On the Homefront, highlights recent reports and current issues in homeland security.
There are three access points to On the Homefront.
HSDL offers a timeline visualization of homeland security and emergency management-related chronological events and milestones. To access this visualization of events, click on 'Timeline' on the homepage menu bar.
Every event features a brief description, significance of the event, and related resources. The Timeline can be viewed in its entirety or can be filtered by month or by:
The criteria for adding events include:
*Definitions and criteria are taken from HSDL | About the Timeline
Use this outline as you review the HSDL Timeline.
Critical Releases in Homeland Security is a bi-monthly subscription that provides users a digest of recently released documents that focus on a particular interest or potentially related importance. The collection is curated on the HSDL site along with an email sent to subscribers. Users must have an account to subscribe to the newsletter.
Users can access the newsletter by scrolling to the webpage footer (bottom of page) and selecting 'Critical Releases in Homeland Security' located beneath the Services section.