Criminal Justice

The following databases have a primary or secondary focus on topics relevant to criminal justice, criminology, and law. For specific individual journals related to this subject, try searching the Library's list of full-text journals.

Criminal Justice and Public Safety in Video
A collection of documentaries, training videos, and interviews illustrating the strategies, techniques, and experiences of professionals serving on the front lines of justice and public safety.

Criminal Justice Periodicals
Comprehensive database of U.S. and international research support literature for students interested in careers in criminal justice, law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law, and industrial security. Includes abstract and indexing for over 230 titles, with more than 80 available in full-text.

LexisNexis Academic
Provides access to over 6,000 news, business, and legal sources. News coverage includes national and regional newspapers, wire services, blogs, and TV/radio broadcast transcripts. Business coverage includes detailed company profiles and financial performance measures. Legal coverage includes citations for federal and states court cases back to 1789.

ProQuest Psychology Journals
Contains abstracts and indexing for more than 610 titles (with over 520 titles available in full text), and encompasses a wide range of topics in clinical and social psychology from leading psychology and psychosomatic publications. Also covers related disciplines including genetics, psychology of business and economics, communication, criminology, addiction, neurology, public health, and social welfare.

Definitive database for psychology, psychiatry, and related mental health disciplines (including social, behavioral, and health sciences). Also includes material in related fields such as management, business, education, social science, neuroscience, law, medicine, and social work. Contains nearly 2.3 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, dating as far back as the 1800s. 98% of the covered material is peer-reviewed. New content added weekly.

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SAGE Journals Online
Full-text access to over 400 SAGE journals in the areas of business, humanities, social sciences, science, technology, and medicine.

SocINDEX with Full Text
Full-text access to over 700 journals in sociology and its sub-disciplines. Subjects covered include criminology & criminal justice, ethnic & racial studies, gender studies, marriage & family, political sociology, religion, social development, social psychology, social structure, social work, socio-cultural anthropology, substance abuse & other addictions, and violence. Also includes full-text access to nearly 800 books and over 9,000 conference papers.