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Criminal Justice Research Guide

Criminal Justice Abstracts is one of the oldest key collections of abstracts of journal articles related to criminal justice and criminology, covering hundreds of journals from around the world. Criminal Justice Abstracts contains more than 400,000 records selected from the most important sources within the discipline. Subject areas covered include:

✦ criminal law and procedure 
✦ corrections and prisons 
✦ police and policing 
✦ criminal investigation 
✦ forensic sciences and investigation 
✦ history of crime 
✦ substance abuse and addiction 
✦ probation and parole.


Go to the Database

Like a number of UML library databases, Criminal Justice Abstracts is from a vendor called EBSCO. The landing page for Ebsco database links is the Advanced Search page.

Use the tutorial below to familiarize yourself with advanced options in EBSCO databases.

Creating an Advanced Search in Ebsco Databases

If you cannot access the above video, you can watch it here