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Criminal Justice Collection
Brings together information on every major topic in criminal justice from more than 250 journals.
Communication & Mass Media Complete
Incorporates the content of CommSearch and Mass Media Articles Index. More than 440 full-text journals, cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for 670 journals, and 5,500 author profiles.
Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text
More than 320 full-text magazines and journals, 540,000 records, and coverage of more than 600 journals from around the world. Subjects include criminology, criminal justice, corrections and prisons, criminal investigations, forensic sciences and investigation, substance abuse and addiction, and probation and parole.
Academic Search Premier
Full text for more than 8,500 journals, including full text for more than 4,600 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.
National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts
A federally funded, open access resource offering justice and drug-related information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide. Includes summaries of more than 174,000 publications on criminal justice, including federal, state, and local government reports, books, research reports, journal articles, and unpublished research. Topics include corrections, courts, drugs and crime, law enforcement, juvenile justice and victims of crime.
Full-text documents from over 17,000 credible sources of information, legal sources for federal and state cases and statutes, including U.S. Supreme Court decisions since 1790, business information on over 80 million U.S. and international companies and more than 63 million executives. Coverage includes numerous newspapers, business periodicals, legal journals and case laws, and medical journals.
Finding Books in the Maxwell Library
Books in Criminal Justice can be found under the following Library of Congress Call Numbers:
Circulating books in the BF, HM-HV, and K call number ranges above can be found in the stacks on the Second Floor of Maxwell Library. Reference materials with these call numbers can be found in the Reference Department on the First Floor of the library.
- BF: Psychology and Related Sciences
- HM: Sociology General and Theoretical
- HN: Social History & Conditions, Social Problems, Social Reform
- HQ: Family, Marriage, Women, Sexual Life
- HV: Criminology, Social Pathology, Social & Public Welfare
- K, KF, KFM: Law
(These suggested Library of Congress call numbers are for shelf browsing purposes only, and are by no means comprehensive.)
How do I find an article if I have a citation?
When you have a list of references you can use the MaxSearch Discovery tool to find the articles cited. Simply type the name of the article into the search box.
If you do not get the results you need you can request the article through Interlibrary loan. Login with your BSU username and password and follow the prompts to request an article. You will be notified by e-mail when the article is available.
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