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September 11, 2001 The Day That Changed The World

This guide was created in conjunction with the poster exhibition, September 11, 2001: The Day That Changed The World, which is on display September 9-30, in the LLCC Library (1st floor Sangamon Hall) to provide more information and resources.

Books on 9/11


Subject Terms

Subject Terms are pre-determined words or phrases selected by the database being searched. Using the proper subject term when researching, results in a more pertinent results list that best connects to your original research question. 

Below, are a sampling of search terms and phrases associated to the event of 9/11. While some search terms seem very similar, each variation brings a different pool of results. 

  • American Airlines Flight 11 Hijacking Incident, 2001                          
  • American Airlines Flight 77 Hijacking Incident, 2001
  • American Airlines Flight 175 Hijacking Incident, 2001
  • American Airlines Flight 93 Hijacking Incident, 2001
  • Casualties in the September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • Counterterrorism--government policy
  • Jihad
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001, & politics
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001--social aspects
  • Terrorism--United States

Databases for Research on 9/11

Articles on 9/11

A sampling of articles associated with the event of 9/11: