Research Guide | Criminal Justice

Criminology Collection (ProQuest) - Mobile friendly; Full-text articles, includes ProQuest Criminal Justice Database and National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) Abstracts Database

National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) Abstracts Database - Free access; no full-text

JSTOR - Mobile friendly

Nexis Uni - Criminal Justice - Mobile friendly; Over 15,000 news, business and legal sources including US Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790; Search for statues & legislation, Supreme Court decisions, and recent law articles

Legal Information Reference Center (EBSCOhost) - Full-text for consumer legal reference books

Sociology Collection (ProQuest) - Mobile friendly; Full-text articles, includes ASSIA, Sociological Abstracts, and Sociology Database

Points of View Reference Center (EBSCOhost) - Resources that present multiple sides of an issue

more databases

Google Scholar - Free access. Evaluate articles to ensure journals are reliable.

Library Catalog - books, ebooks, DVDs, etc.

eBook Central (ProQuest) 

eBooks Academic Collection (EBSCOhost) - Locate books, DVDs, and more in libraries worldwide. Use item request (interlibrary loan) to obtain a copy of an item. Note: Items from non-U.S. libraries may be difficult to obtain.

Book recommendations

Encyclopedia Britannica - Mobile friendly; Online encyclopedia

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia (EBSCOhost) - Mobile friendly; Online encyclopedia

Biography Reference Bank (EBSCOhost) - Mobile friendly; Biographical full-text articles

Biography Reference Center (EBSCOhost) - Comprehensive collection of full-text biographies

Journal Finder - Search all databases for full text journals, magazines, and newspapers; not articles. Use if you have the citation for an article or if you need an article in a specific source (e.g. Wall Street Journal).

Grad School Admissions Preparation (PrepStep) - GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MAT, and MCAT

Career and Workplace Preparation (PrepStep) - PRAXIS, teaching, law enforcement, caseworker, military, and more