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Databases: Criminal Justice & Law

See also the following websites: Criminal Justice, Law, and Nebraska Law.

Search for articles in multiple databases

Searches Academic Search Premier, Credo Reference, OmniFile Full Text Select, Opposing Viewpoints, and SIRS Researcher.

Comprehensive Legal Database

LexisNexis Academic         [ Find Cases & Statutes ]
Full text articles and abstracts from nearly 5,000 magazines, newspapers, journals, radio/tv transcripts, and other sources including the following:

Encyclopedias & Dictionaries

  • Credo Reference
    A selection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other reference books. Areas covered include criminal, civil, and commercial law.
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library - A collection of criminal justice-related encyclopedias including Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice and Gale Encyclopedia of American Law.

eBooks, Magazine, Newspaper & Journal Articles

  • Academic Search Premier
    4,500+ full-text magazine, newspapers, and journals from all academic disciplines including criminal justice and law.
  • eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)
    More than 40,000 eBooks on a wide selection of topics. Many are available for checkout and offline viewing. [ Downloading EBSCOhost eBooks ]
  • Omaha World-Herald (NewsBank)
    Full text newspaper articles covering Nebraska and western Iowa dating back to 1983.
  • OmniFile Full Text Select (EBSCOhost)
    Includes full text magazine, newspaper, and journal articles on criminal justice and law-related issues and topics.
  • Opposing Viewpoints
    Pro/con coverage of controversial contemporary issues. Includes full text magazine and newspaper articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, and links to relevant websites.
  • SIRS Researcher
    Thousands of full text magazine and newspaper articles exploring current events and current issues.
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