Not sure what RSS feeds are, how you can use them, and what they can do for you? See our page on Setting Up an RSS News Reader.
Some of the links below go to lists of RSS feeds, while others are the direct link to the feed itself. To subscribe to a feed, you can either copy the link provided here and then paste it into your reader, or else, click on the link provided here and then copy and paste the URL in the browser address bar into your reader.
Military Agency Feeds
Muir S. Fairchild Research Information Center provides a list of their RSS feeds at http://www.au.af.mil/au/aul/FeedPage.htm. Their feeds include information on their bibliography updates, new books received, and more.
Army Center for Strategic Leadership (at the U.S. Army War College)
An RSS feed of their recent publications and upcoming events is available at http://www.carlisle.army.mil/usacsl/RSS/rss_csl.xml.
Combined Arms Research Library (CARL)
CARL provides a news and information feed and a cultural awareness feed. These feeds and others they produce are listed at http://cgsc.leavenworth.army.mil/carl/aboutrss.asp.
Early Bird (from the American Forces Information Service)
An RSS feed of their daily compilation of defense-related news is provided at http://ebird.afis.mil/ebfiles/cnsebird.xml.
This official Department of Defense web site for military Quality of Life information provides an RSS feed of their Highlights and Headlines.
Military Library Education Research Network (MERLN)
National Defense University hosts the Military Library Education Research Network (MERLN) website, which includes an RSS feed for MERLN's Military Policy Awareness Links (MIPALS) at http://merln.ndu.edu/RSS/MERLN.xml .
The TRICARE military health plan) provides their RSS Feeds at http://www.tricare.mil/RSS/. This page links to their feeds for Fact Sheets, News Releases and Press Room.
U.S. Air Force
The Air Force provides RSS Feeds for Top Stories, Fact Sheets and Biographies at http://www.af.mil/rss/.
The Army provides a News Feed at http://www.army.mil/rs/.
U.S Dept. of Defense
DoD provides a complete list of their RSS feeds at:http://www.defense.gov/news/rss/
News Releases: U.S. Dept. of Defense
Press Advisories: U.S. Dept. of Defense
U.S. Department of Defense Military Health System
A list of DoD Military Health System RSS feeds is provided at http://health.mil/all.rss.ashx
U.S.Department of Defense New Media
This site provides access to official Department of Defense video reports and transcripts. See their list of video RSS feeds.
U.S. Joint Forces Command
Joint Forces Command provides an RSS feed covering command activities and events at http://www.jfcom.mil/rss.xml.
U.S. Marine Corps
Marine Corps provides RSS feeds of Marine Corps news and more at U.S. Marine Corps News Feed.
Navy provides a list of their RSS feeds at http://www.navy.mil/podcast/podcast.asp. Top Navy News is available through RSS at http://www.navy.mil/topsRSS.asp
Other Government Agency Feeds for Military Researchers
Library of Congress
Library of Congress lists their feeds at http://www.loc.gov/rss/.
Government Accounting Office (GAO)
GAO lists their RSS feeds for Reports & Testimonies and Legal Decisions & Opinions at http://www.gao.gov/feeds.html.
USA.gov (the U.S. Government's Official Web Portal)
A directory of government RSS feeds is provided at http://www.usa.gov/Topics/Reference_Shelf/Libraries/RSS_Library.shtml
USA.gov Defense and International Relations RSS Feeds
RSS Feeds and Podcasts are listed at http://www.whitehouse.gov/rss/. This page provides links to the White House’s various feeds including White House News, Presidential Speeches & Remarks, Presidential Weekly Radio Address, White House Press Briefings, and more.
Other Useful Feeds for Military Researchers
Center for Military Readiness
CMR is an educational organization concentrating on military personnel issues. They provide a News & Commentary feed.
Noah Shachtman writes about the intersection of technology and defense on this feed at http://feeds.feedburner.com/DefenseTech. From military.com,
This frequently updated selection of resources, reports and publications from government agencies, NGOs, think tanks and other public interest organizations provides an RSS feed at
Federal Computer Week (FCW.com)
FCW lists their RSS Feeds at http://fcw.com/rss-feeds/rss-list.aspx
FCW Defense News
FCW Homeland Security News
GovExec.com provides a complete list of their RSS feeds at http://www.govexec.com/rss/
GovExec.com: Defense + Homeland Security News
GovExec.com: Top News
GovTrack.us is an independent web site that tracks the activities and members of the United States Congress). Most of their pages allow you to create an RSS feed, on such topics as active legislation, newly introduced legislation, recent votes, upcoming committee meetings and more. A list of available feeds from GovTrack Insider is at http://www.govtrackinsider.com/feeds/latest/
For a complete list of Military.com's RSS feeds go to their Military RSS feeds page at http://www.military.com/NewsContent/0,13319,Military_RSS_Feeds,00.html
Military Top News Stories
Open CRS Network
Open CRS provides access to many Congressional Research Service Reports. Their RSS feeds are Open CRS: Recent Reports( http://opencrs.cdt.org/syndication/recent.xml) and Open CRS: Recently Added ( http://opencrs.cdt.org/syndication/recentlyadded.xml).
Secrecy News (from the Federation of American Scientists)
This publication of the Federation of American Scientists Project on Government Secrecy provides coverage of new developments in secrecy, security and intelligence policies, as well as links to new additions to the FAS web site. Their RSS feed is at http://www.fas.org/blog/secrecy/feed
Stars and Stripes
This independent daily newspaper for the U.S. military, DoD civilians, contractors and their families has a news feed at http://www.stripes.com/rssfeed.asp
This newspaper reporting on political news and activities in Washington provides a list of more than 20 of their RSS feeds at http://thehill.com/resources/rss-feeds
Washington Post lists their numerous RSS feeds at http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/rss/index.html
washingtonpost.com: National Security, Pentagon and Defense Department News
Yahoo! News: U.S. Military
(all links last checked on 2010.04.07)