There are many articles in GALILEO and other scholarly databases about September 11, 2001 and its impact. In most databases,including the Odum catalog, the main subject heading* is
SEPTEMBER 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
Related subject headings include, but are not limited to:
WAR on Terrorism, 2001-2009
CASUALTIES in the September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
WORLD Trade Center (New York, N.Y. : 1970-2001)
Afghan War, 2001-2021
Some of the main individuals in this event include
Bush, George W. 1946-
Bin Laden, Osama, 1957-2011
Related search terms for complex searches could include
Terrorism -- Health aspects
OBAMA, Barack, 1961-
*a subject heading is an authorized term that assists with effiicient searching. It is one of many ways to look for resources.
Primary sources are items that give insight to an event, person or place by being contemporary to the time. These are almost never scholarly sources, and are often created by average people.
For September 11, 2001 research, many primary sources are available.
Since so much of the morning of September 11, 2001 unfolded on live television, and the internet age was already widely accessible, many accounts are available in multiple formats.
To search for newspaper articles about September 11, use newspaper databases like the ones below. Use the search tools to adjust the dates to 2001, or whichever range you choose. The investigations into the events of that day went on for several years.