When searching for information related to veterans or the military through the University of Akron's online resources (e.g. academic research databases, news repositories, etc.), type related keywords into the search boxes below. The University Libraries general resource search engine, ZipSearch, or the database Academic Research Complete, both of which appear below this box, are excellent places to start.
Example keywords: military, veterans, army, navy, marine corps, coast guard, air force, armed forces
Combining keywords and concepts within these search boxes can point you to more specific information.
For example, the following combination may give you recently published information on available Veteran benefits related to attend higher education institutions.
Example search: Veteran AND benefits AND higher education
For further assistance, please consult a librarian.
Top print/electronic resources for Veterans available through University Libraries
Finding success as a returning veteran or military student / Phil McNair and Fred Stielow.
Serving America's veterans: A reference handbook / Lawrence J. Korb, [et al.]
Understanding and working with the veteran student [electronic resource]: A guide for educators / Bret A. Moore, 2012, c 2013.
Veterans' rights and benefits / Margaret C. Jasper.
You can search for additional items in the University Libraries' general catalog by using the UA Libraries Catalog Search box below. Use keywords such as 'military,' 'veterans,' or 'armed forces' to find additional materials on these topics.
You can also search for additional items held in locations around Ohio by using the OhioLINK Catalog Search box, also below.