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Criminal Justice and Justice Studies Databases including Open Data and Statistics 

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Criminal Justice Periodicals 1981-Current

Search 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.

Sage Publication Criminology 1984-Current
Varies by title
Includes the full-text of 23 core journals published by SAGE and participating societies covering criminal justice, juvenile delinquency, juvenile justice, corrections, penology, policing, forensic psychology, and family and domestic violence.  The searchable database consists of bibliographic records (indexed summaries or abstracts) with links to the appropriate full-text of each journal article in PDF format.  Updated monthly.
National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS)  (not full-text documents) 1972-Current Contains abstracts of criminal justice publications, including federal, state, and local government reports, books, research reports, journal articles, and unpublished research.   Subject areas include corrections, courts, drugs and crime, law enforcement, juvenile justice, crime statistics, and victims of crime.
National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS)  (not full-text documents) 1972-Current Contains abstracts of criminal justice publications, including federal, state, and local government reports, books, research reports, journal articles, and unpublished research.   Subject areas include corrections, courts, drugs and crime, law enforcement, juvenile justice, crime statistics, and victims of crime.
PAIS International   American government, politics, history, public policy, and current affairs.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses 1861-Current Comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses and the database of record for graduate research with dissertations and theses included from around the world
PSYCINFO 1887-Current Comprehensive international database of psychology. Covers the academic, research, and practice literature in psychology.
SAGE Journals Online 1999- Current Over 485 journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine.
 Wiley InterScience Varies by title More than 2,500 journals, books, reference works, databases, laboratory manuals and The Cochrane Library, which is resource for evidence-based medicine. It includes 1.5 million articles of scientific and scholarly research. Over 50 mathematics and statistics journals.

Legal Databases

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HeinOnline   - Current Search 1,200 older law reviews and other legal materials including all charts, graphs, and photographs!
Legal Collection   Nearly 250 of the world’s most respected, scholarly law journals. The Legal Collection is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.
Lexis-Nexis     1789-Present Business News, Industry & Market, Accounting, Company Financial Reports, Company Profiles, Compare Companies, SEC Filings & Reports, Business Directories, Federal and state court cases, and Law Reviews.

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