Articles & Databases


Key Resources in Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement

CQ Researcher and CQ Global Researcher
A collection of in-depth and fact-checked reports on pressing domestic and international issues.  [More about CQ Researcher and CQ Global Researcher] 

Sociological Abstracts
Abstracts and citations to articles in journals in sociology, family studies, women's studies, and related social sciences, as well as abstracts to dissertations, conference proceedings, and books, covering 1952-present.  [More about Sociological Abstracts] 

InfoTrac Criminal Justice Collection
Includes more than 250 journals on law and criminology from Gale Academic OneFile and General OneFile. [More about InfoTrac Criminal Justice Collection] 

Vocational and Career Collection
Index to professional and trade publications relating to career guidance. [More about Vocational and Career Collection] 

Legal Collection
Legal research, primarily in full text. [More about Legal Collection] 

Additional Resources in Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement

Academic Search Ultimate
This is a multidisciplinary collection of articles from scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers and other sources.  [More about Academic Search Ultimate] 

HeinOnline
Provides access to more than 80 million pages of legal history available in an online, fully-searchable, image-based format.  [More about HeinOnline] 

Legal Information Reference Center
This database provides full-text for many of the top consumer legal reference books, hundreds of publications, and thousands of multi-state legal forms. [More about Legal Information Reference Center] 

Nexis Uni
Nexis Uni features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources from LexisNexis including US Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790.  [More about Nexis Uni] Due to technical issues this resources is only available using the USU VPN. Instructions for installing the VPN are found here.

Oxford Reference Online: Premium
Search hundreds of e-books at once for introductory information on research topics. [More about Oxford Reference Online: Premium] 

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
Includes information on a broad range of topics in psychiatry, psychology, and anthropology. Some example topics are mental processes, emotional & behavioral characteristics, and observational & experimental methods.  [More about Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection] 

Scopus
Database of peer reviewed journal articles. Full text is not included, but Article Linker provides access to full text articles when available.  [More about Scopus] 

WorldCat
WorldCat is the world's largest network of library content with more than 2 billion records for books, CD, DVD, audio books, some articles, documents, photographs, digital collections, etc. [More about WorldCat] 

WorldCat Discovery
Identify resources at your library and in the collections of the world's libraries. [More about WorldCat Discovery]