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Databases

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

Nexis Uni (formerly LexisNexis Academic) – Mobile friendly; Over 15,000 news, business and legal sources including US Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790; Select “Criminal Justice” from Discover Topics for statues & legislation search, Supreme Court decisions, and recent law articles

Military & Government Collection (EBSCOhost) – Mobile friendly; Full-text 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

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Google Scholar

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

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Academic eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)

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ProQuest eBook Central

Find eBooks in eBook Central (ProQuest)

WorldCat

WorldCat.org – 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

NoveList Plus (EBSCOhost) – Reading recommendations with book reviews and lists

NoveList K-8 Plus (EBSCOhost) – Find books for K-8 readers

Free software for downloading eBooks

Adobe digital editions logo For PC and Mac

bluefireReader logo Bluefire Reader for iOS

bluefireReader logo Bluefire Reader for Android

Encyclopedias

Encyclopedia Britannica – Mobile friendly; Online encyclopedia

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

Biographies

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).

PrepStep

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

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

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