Criminal Justice

Databases for Criminal Justice articles

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Academic Search Premier avl_logo

Academic Search Premier has information in nearly every area of academic study and includes full-text for more than 4,600 journals, including more than 3,900 peer-reviewed titles.

LexisNexis Academic

LexisNexis Academic provides full-text documents from over 5,900 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications including national and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources. Also included are U.S. Federal and state case law, codes, regulations, legal news, law reviews, and international legal information as well as Shepard’s Citations for all U.S. Supreme Court cases back to 1789.

NCJRS Abstracts Database

NCJRS Abstracts Database is a free resource provided by the National Criminal Justice Reference Service. Its services and resources are available to anyone interested in crime, victim assistance, and public safety including policymakers, practitioners, researchers, educators, community leaders, and the general public.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context  avl_logo

Opposing Viewpoints in Context is a full text resource covering today’s controversial social issues such as terrorism and gun control. Drawing on the print series by the same name, the database brings together information needed to understand an issue: pro and con viewpoint articles, reference articles to provide context, full-text magazines, academic journals, and newspapers, primary sources, statistical information, and more.

Oxford Bibliographies Online

Outstanding scholarship in several disciplines, updated and maintained regularly by a team of subject specialists. Faulkner subscribes to the Oxford bibliographies in Classical Studies, Criminology, Biblical Studies, Medieval Studies, the Renaissance and Reformation, and Philosophy.

ProQuest Criminal Justice

Formerly the Criminal Justice Periodical Index (CJPI)

Coverage: 1981-present

ProQuest Criminal Justice is a comprehensive collection of U.S. and international criminal justice journals including information for professionals in law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law, and industrial security.

SocINDEX with Full Text

SocINDEX with Full Text is a sociology research database. The database features more than 1,986,000 records and contains full text for 708 journals dating back to 1908. It also includes full text for more than 780 books and monographs, and full text for 9,333 conference papers.

Wiley Online Library

Wiley Online Library provides access to citations, abstracts and full text from journals published by John Wiley & Sons and Blackwell. The subjects covered include business, chemistry, computer science, earth & environmental science, education, engineering, law, life sciences, mathematics & statistics, medicine, physics & astronomy, polymers & material science, psychology, and the social sciences. It is truly international in scope, and Faulkner subscribes to a large group of these journals.

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