References: Links to Organizations

The References section includes a library of Modern and Ancient source material of interest to anyone requiring in-depth knowledge about the history, cultures, and cultural property protection measures relevant to military operations in war zones. Following that source material are Links to websites that provide entry to many organizations and other information on many topics of interest to CHAMP and MilCHAG.

American Association of Museums (AAM)

American Institute of Afghanistan Studies

American Institute of Conservation (AIC)

Arbeitskreis Kulturgueterschutz (Workshop milPCP) within the Offiziersgesellschaft (OG) Wien, that is the Austrian Officers Society in Vienna. The OG is an NGO representing the interests of all Armed Forces Officers, regular and reserve, towards the MoD, the political parties, the media and society. In fact, it is mainly driven by reserve officers ranking Col or Brig-Gen. This Arbeitskreis will form a dedicated and specialized platform for all Cultural Property Protection Officers of the Austrian Armed Forces and will enhance Austria’s work on milPCP and in particular in terms of civil military relation. The email address is

Antiquities Trafficking and Heritage Anthropology Research Project (ATHAR)

Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC)

Cultural Heritage Without Borders

The DOD Legacy Resource Management Program homesite

Global Heritage Review Newsletter

Humanities and Social Sciences Online

Military Cultural Heritage Advisory Group (MilCHAG)

MilCHAG Cultural Property Protection Annotated Bibliography

Naby Frye Assyrian Fund for Culture

Object ID: An international system for object identification

Oriental Institute, University of Chicago is delighted to announce the launch of the Collections Search for the Oriental Institute Museum and Research Archives. Users can now explore over two hundred and seven thousand objects from the Oriental Institute Museum Collection and over four hundred fifty thousand bibliographic records as part of the Research Archives Online Catalog.

Oriental Institute of Chicago, Stolen Objects from Iraq

Peacekeeing and Stability Operations Institute, US Army War College

“Safe Heritage Worldwide” Linked-In Group

Samuel Jordan Center for Persian Studies and Culture, U.C.

Saving Antiquities for Everyone (SAFE)

“SicherheitsLeitfaden” (Security Guideline for Heritage Institutions” (German Language only)

Social Science Resource for Archaeology

Society for Ancient Military Historians

Society for American Archaeology (SAA)

The Egyptologists’ Electronic Forum (EEF)

The Lawyers’ Committee for Cultural Heritage Preservation

University of Pennsylvania, Cultural Heritage Center: (215) 573-1202

UNESCO World Heritage Newsletter

US Committee of the Blue Shield

Voices for Iraq

Veteran Programs: Links to programs and sources of interest to veterans

Addiction Group

Addiction Resources

Addiction Center – Drug Rehabilitation for Veterans

Alcohol Rehab Help

Alcohol Rehab Guide for Veterans

Alcohol and PTSD

American Veterans Archaeological Recovery – “Promoting the well-being of disabled veterans transitioning to civilian life through field archaeology.”

Auto Insurance Guide for Veterans

Consumer Safety Guide

Know Your DNA – To help assess risk of addiction

Rehab Guide for Veterans and their Families

A Guide to Addiction and Recovery for Veterans – article

Silent Professionals

South California Social Sunrise Recovery Center Guide for PTSD in Military Veterans

Substance Abuse Among Veterans and Treatment Options

Tips and Tricks to Safely Buy a Car as a Military Family

Tobacco use by veterans – article

Veterans and Sleep: Common Sleep Disorders in Our Veteran Population

The VA has a program that uses cash/prize rewards to fight addiction

The Ultimate Guide to Hearing Health for Veterans