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In this guide you will find lists of resources that are both appropriate and relevant to topics in criminal justice.

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Recommended Databases

This is a just a small list of all the databases available from the library for your accounting research and assignments.

  • Academic Search Premier
    An excellent basic collection for undergraduate research needs. Find journals and books in social sciences, humanities, science, medicine, technology and more.
    Digitized back issues of scholarly journals with a rolling date of five years ago. Covers a wide variety of disciplines. Includes JSTOR Arts and Sciences I, II, III, IV, V, VII, X.
  • LexisNexis Academic
    News, business, government and law; business journals; broadcast transcripts; case law; law reviews; company information, etc.
  • ProQuest Research Library
    From business and political science to literature and psychology, ProQuest Research Library provides one-stop access to a wide range of popular academic subjects. The database includes more than 4,070 titles—nearly 2,800 in full text—from 1971 forward. It features a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers.
  • Social Sciences Full Text
    Subjects Covered: Addiction Studies, Anthropology, Area Studies, Community Health & Medical Care, Corrections, Criminal Justice, Criminology, Economics, Environmental Studies, Ethics, Family Studies, Gender Studies, Geography, Gerontology, International Relations, Law, Minority Studies, Planning & Public Administration, Policy Sciences, Political Science, Psychiatry, Psychology, Public Welfare, Social Work, Sociology, Urban Studies.

Recommended Books

Crime and Punishment in America - David B. Wolcott; Tom Head
Call Number: HV6799 .W65 2010
ISBN: 9780816062478
Publication Date: 2010-03-01

Essentials of Criminal Justice - Larry J. Siegel
Call Number: HV9950 .S59 2011
ISBN: 9780495810995
Publication Date: 2010-01-01

Female Victims of Crime: Reality Reconsidered - Venessa Garcia; Janice Clifford
Call Number: HV9950 .F46 2010
ISBN: 9780132339315
Publication Date: 2009-02-11

Justice Administration - Kenneth J. Peak; Ken Peak
Call Number: HV9950 .P43 2010
ISBN: 9780135154373
Publication Date: 2008-12-30

Recommended Websites

  • Bureau of Justice Statistics
    The Bureau of Justice Statistics mission is to collect, analyze, publish, and disseminate information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime, and the operation of justice systems at all levels of government.
  • Death Penalty Information Center
    The Death Penalty Information Center is a national non-profit organization serving the media and the public with analysis and information on issues concerning capital punishment and promotes informed discussion of the death penalty by preparing in-depth reports, conducting briefings for journalists, and serving as a resource to those working on this issue.
  • National Criminal Justice Reference Service
    National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) is a federally funded resource offering justice and drug-related information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide. Includes an online library of criminal justice literature.

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