Criminal Justice

Google Scholar

Google Scholar, scholar.google.com, is another great way to find scholarly articles in Communication Studies. Here is a PCC Library tutorial on using Google Scholar.

If you are using Google Scholar from off campus, make your settings so Google Scholar links to full text articles in PCC Library databases.

Recommended Web Sites

Bureau of Justice Statistics
From the US Department of Justice. Information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime, and the operation of justice systems at all levels of government.

Corrections Statistics
From the US Department of Justice. Statistics & information related to corrections and incarcerated people.

Forensic Science Communications
A peer-reviewed forensic science journal published quarterly, as a means of communication between forensic scientists.

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
From the UN. International information on illegal drug production and distribution, as well as info on human trafficking, corruption, organized crime and terrorism.

Breaking News from Homeland Security

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Published Articles on Criminal Justice Topics

Find published articles on criminal justice and other law enforcement topics in  Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost). Add your key words in a search box at the top of the screen, or use the subject links on the left column to focus your search.

Legal Collection (EBSCOhost)
Articles from more than 260 scholarly law journals.

Criminal Justice Collection
More than 700 journals with articles on law enforcement, paralegal, forensics and Homeland Security.

LexisNexis Academic Universe
Legal journal articles, law reviews, and state and federal cases as well as full-text of newspapers, wire services, and magazines from around the world.

Psychology Resources
Covers the professional and academic literature in psychology and related disciplines including medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, and linguistics. Coverage: 1887 - present.

ScienceDirect
Covers all the sciences (physical, life, and health sciences plus engineering) including a large collection of articles from peer-reviewed journals in psychology.

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