In the News: Backgrounder/Fact Sheet: “Terrorism in Mali” Using Data From Global Terrorism Database
New fact sheet (2 pages; PDF) from START (National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses
to Terrorism) at the University of Maryland using data from the Global Terrorism Database.
On a Related Note…
Earlier this week the Institute for Peace and Economics* released the Global Terrorism Index, “a comprehensive summary of the key global trends and patterns in terrorism over the last 15 years with a special emphasis on 2014.”
- Direct to Interactive Map
- Direct to Full Text Report (111 pages; PDF)
* Report uses data from Global Terrorism Database.
See Also: Reference: Suicide Attack Database (From U. of Chicago Project on Security and Terrorism)
See Also: European Parliament Briefing: “Global Terrorism: Trends in 2014/2015″
See Also: New Online Database Visualizes, Reveals Terrorist Networks and Behavior Over Time (October 29, 2015)
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.