Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text
What you’ll find here: Magazine and journal articles, books, conference material, and reviews focused on criminology and related disciplines. These include law enforcement, courts, victims, and juvenile delinquency.
How to search this database: Visit the EBSCOhost help page.
Criminal Justice Periodicals
What you’ll find here: Magazine, trade publication, and journal articles from criminal justice journals worldwide. It also features reports and books.
How to search this database: Visit the ProQuest help page.
Criminology: A SAGE Full-Text Collection
What you’ll find here: Articles published in the SAGE company’s 24 scholarly, educational, and professional journals on that focus on different aspects of criminal justice.
How to search this database: Visit SAGE’s help page.
Criminology from Oxford Bibliographies Online (OBO)
What you’ll find here: Encyclopedia-type entries on various criminology and psychology topics followed by extensive citations for other sources of information on the topic. A great place to start to get a little background and a list of good resources for research.
How to search this database: Take the Oxford Bibliographies tour.
Homeland Security Digital Library
What you’ll find here: Documents provided by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security providing information on homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management. The information is useful for not only for government agencies but non-profits and private entities as well.
How to search this database: Visit the library’s help page.
National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) Abstracts Database
What you’ll find here: Summaries of journal articles and other resources dealing with criminal justice, juvenile justice, and substance abuse. Many of these are produced by various bureaus and offices of the U.S. Department of Justice, so government information is a strength of this database.
How to search this database: Take the database’s online tutorial.