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CRJ 401 -- Seminar in Criminal Justice

Background Sources

The encyclopedias and other sources on this guide provide good overview information, including key search terms and often lists of more sources.
Additional print sources on Public Justice and Law can generally be found in the HV's and K call number areas of the first floor Reference Room.  Other call number areas may also be applicable.

Research Starters

A collection of 100+ reference titles available in full-text electronically. Search the entire collection, or search selected titles using "advanced search."

Britannica® Academic delivers fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information. The rich combination of the venerable Encyclopædia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools provides the variety of reliable sources that students need to consult when conducting thorough research—all from one resource.

CQ Researcher

Excellent background and analysis of recent national and international issues in the news.

 

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Access viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles. Great for current issues research.

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Crime

Policing

Law

Social Work

Forensics

Government Documents

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