Monday, May 19, 2008

New Operational Leadership Interviews and more

Further additions to the CARL Digital Library (Objects added 1 May 2008 - 16 May 2008)

Operational Leadership Interviews - New additions - OLE Collection "A project of the Combat Studies Institute, the Operational Leadership Experiences Interview Collection archives firsthand, multi-service accounts from military personnel who planned, participated in and supported operations in the Global War on Terrorism."

New addition - MMAS Collection The Master of Military Art and Science (MMAS) program began in 1964. CGSC regular course students may elect to take a set of electives, write a thesis, and earn an accredited Masters. This collection will eventually contain all of the publicly releasable theses, but right now you may find from 1998-2006 theses here. MMAS theses provide in-depth research on historical events, operational issues, and organizations, both existing and proposed.

New addition SAMS Collection The School of Advanced Military Studies (SAMS) is one of the parts of the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College (CGSC). Most SAMS students complete the regular CGSC course, then stay for a second academic year. They write either one or two monographs (depending on the requirement at the time) and are awarded a Master of Military Art and Science (MMAS) graduate degree. Most go on to planning jobs in field units. This collection will eventually contain all the publicly releasable monographs produced since the program began in 1986. Currently you can find the 1998-2006 SAMS monographs in this digital library. SAMS monographs typically address historical events, current operational issues, or new organizational concepts.

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