Answered By: Keith Brisland
Last Updated: Jul 06, 2017     Views: 421

The main database for Criminology students to use is 

Criminology (SAGE Full-Text Criminology Journals) - provides access to full text articles from journals including:

  • Crime & Delinquency
  • Crime, Media, Culture: An International Journal
  • Criminal Justice and Behavior: An International Journal
  • Criminal Justice Policy Review
  • Criminal Justice Review
  • Criminology & Criminal Justice: An International Journal
  • European Journal of Criminology
  • Homicide Studies: An Interdisciplinary & International Journal
  • International Criminal Justice Review
  • International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology
  • Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice

Other useful databases include;

PsycARTICLES and PsycINFO Scholarly and scientific articles in psychology from the American Psychological Association (APA)

ASSIA: Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts - index to journal articles in all aspects of the social sciences

Nexis® - Global and UK news, business information and market intelligence.

PsychSource - A searchable gateway to the British Psychological Society’s 11 journals and books programme, plus 32 other key psychology journals, together with multimedia resources. It also provides access to a multitude of other BPS resources supporting research, teaching and practice.
Social Care Online - summaries of books,reports and articles. Social work and social care literature from central and local government, and voluntary organisations.
For more information about the library resources visit the Criminology libguide. If you would like help using any of these resources you can book a tutorial with Susan O'Sullivan, the librarian for the Social Sciences or ask at the Library Help Desk.

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