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Criminal Justice: Additional Databases

Sociology

SocINDEX (with Full Text) 

Indexing and abstracts for over 1,200 core journals in sociology, over 3,000 additional journal titles, as well as books, book chapters and conference papers. Many of this material is full text, including the contents of nearly 800 journals dating back to 1908. SocINDEX provides comprehensive, scholarly coverage for topics such as abortion, criminal justice, ethnic studies, gender studies, marriage & family, social work, substance abuse and addictions, and violence.

Additional Resources

The Oxford Guide to the US Government - a huge reference website that has contains the key figures, events, and structures that have animated U.S. government for more than 200 years. It includes current leadership; historical commentary on past elections, major Presidential decisions, international and domestic programs, and the key advisors and agencies of the executive branch; in-depth analysis of Congressional leadership and committees, agencies and staff, and historic legislation; and detailed discussions of 100 landmark Supreme Court cases and the major issues facing the Court today. Other entries define legal terms and phrases and elaborate on the wide array of government traditions.