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Criminal Justice Research Guide

An introduction to resources in Criminal Justice Studies.

Gold medal"Best Bet" Indexes

These indexes provide a broad range of resources in Sociology, Psychology, and Criminal Justice. Use these to begin your search before jumping into the more subject-specific indexes and websites. 

Article Indexes & Databases

Use the indexes listed here to begin your research. Some of the articles you locate will be available with Full Text in the database where you begin your search and some will be available in other locations the library subscribes to. Remember to check the library's holdings in QuickSearch to see if we have access to the article you need before ordering the article through interlibrary loan.

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