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Research and Publications

Research and Publications


The Defence Academy Research and Publications Portal provides a single point of access to research material, links to Subject Matter Experts, Communities of Practice, Events and a calendar of research activities Research and Publications Catalogue FY11-12 Defence Academy Research and Publications FY11-12 is an attempt to catalogue research and publications to which the Defence Academy has contributed to. 


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Nuclear Department 

Much of the research output of the Nuclear Department is classified and therefore on a limited distribution. Please contact the Nuclear Department directly with any queries:

The views expressed in the papers, publications, and articles available on this site are entirely and solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect official thinking or policy either of Her Majesty's Government or of the Ministry of Defence.

Publications Library

You can find all Defence Academy papers from November 2010 in the Publications Library

If you would like to view papers prior to November 2010 (includes publications from CSRC, ARAG and R&AB) please visit the Archived Publications section

Defence Academy Libraries

The libraries of the constituent colleges of the Defence Academy work to provide a world-class information and research service to the staff and students of the Defence Academy and other library users. Working together to share innovations and ideas the libraries provide a coordinated service to the Defence Academy community.

Together the libraries have a substantial collection of books and reports, periodicals, official publications, student dissertations and theses, audio-visual material, and archives, in a range of subject areas including military strategy and leadership, international affairs, military history, security and resilience, and defence management and technology.

These collections also include an extensive range of online resources that are available to authorised users.

DTELC Research Programmes

In this section you will find DTELC Research on 'Digital Literacy for Learning',  'Ability of E-learning to Deliver Training and Education in Support of Military Capability' and 'Human Factors Guidance for Designers of Interactive 3D and Games-Based Training Systems'. 


Key Publications

This section hosts a range of Key Publications such as the Defence Academy's 'Annual Report 2013-2014', 'The Yearbook 2014', 'Corporate Plan 2012' and E-prospectus 2015. 


Here you will find a range of articles, papers and views from our 'Archive' and 'Learning from War' sections. 

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Defence Research paper- Defining the Military Can-Do Attitude

Defence Research paper - Information Warfare as a means of exercising national power: An examination of Russian strategy in the Ukraine and an evaluation of the implications for the EU and NATO.