Periodicals & Indexes and Databases


This directory provides links to web-based scholarly journals and serial titles that offer access to the table of contents, abstracts and full text of relevant journals in criminal justice research. Titles are listed alphabetically as follows:

ACTA CRIMINOLGICA: Southern African Journal of Criminology
search.sabinet.co.za/WebZ/Authorize:sessionid=0:autho=guest:password=guest1&&context;/AdvancedQuery?&next=crim/crim_abstract.html&bad=error/badsearchframe.html
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text


African Journal of Criminology and Justice Studies
www.umes.edu/ajcjs/ 
Abstracts & Full Text

Alaska Justice Forum
justice.uaa.alaska.edu/forum/ 
Table of Contents & Full Text

Alcohol Studies Bulletin (New South Wales Bureau of Crime Statistics & Research)
www.lawlink.nsw.gov.au/lawlink/bocsar/ll_bocsar.nsf/pages/bocsar_pub_alcohol
Table of Contents & Full Text

American Jails
www.corrections.com/aja/publications/magazine_about.shtml
Full Text of Selected Articles

Annual Review of Sociology
arjournals.annualreviews.org/loi/soc?issue=1&volume=34&year=2008
Abstracts & Full Text 

Anuario de Derecho Penal
www.unifr.ch/ddp1/derechopenal/
Full Text of Selected Articles (In Spanish)

Applied Psychology in Criminal Justice
www.apcj.org/
Online Full Text Journal

Boalt Journal of Law: former California Criminal Law Review
www.law.berkeley.edu/228.htm
Full Text

Boletin Criminologico
www.uma.es/estudios/propias/criminologia/Publicaciones/BOLETIN_PORTADA.HTM
Table of Contents & Abstracts

Brå - The Swedish National Council for Crime Prevention
www.bra.se/extra/pod/?action=pod_show&id=1&module_instance=11
In Swedish

British Journal of Criminology
bjc.oxfordjournals.org/archive/
Table of Contents & Abstracts

Buffalo Criminal Law Review - No longer being updated
wings.buffalo.edu/academic/department/law/bclc/bclr.htm
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

Le Bulletin officiel: French Ministry of Justice Bulletins
www.textes.justice.gouv.fr/index.php?rubrique=10085
Table of Contents & Full Text

Bulletin on Narcotics
www.unodc.org/unodc/data-and-analysis/bulletin/
Table of Contents & Full Text

CampusSafety Magazine
www.campussafetymagazine.com/Magazine/
Table of Contents & Full text

Canadian Journal of Criminology
www.ccja-acjp.ca/en/cjc.html
Table of Contents & Abstracts

Canadian Journal of Sociology - No longer being updated
ejournals.library.ualberta.ca/index.php/CJS/index
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text of Feature Article

Champ Penal
champpenal.revues.org/
Table of Contents & Abstracts, in French and English

The Connector (Juvenile Justice publication)
www.rfkchildren.org/newsroom/newsletters-a-publications
Full text

Contemporary Justice Review
www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/10282580.asp
Table of Contents & Abstracts

Contemporary Sociology
www.jstor.org/journals/00943061.html
Tables of Contents & Full Text of Issues More Than 5 Years Old

Counterterrorism Blog
www.jstor.org/journals/00943061.html
Access monthly archives with Full Text

Crime, Law and Social Change
www.kluweronline.com/issn/0925-4994
Table of Contents

Crime Reduction Research Series
www.homeoffice.gov.uk/rds/crimreducpubs1.html
Titles, Briefing Note & Full Text

Crime & Justice Bulletin (New South Wales Bureau of Crime Statistics & Research)
www.lawlink.nsw.gov.au/lawlink/bocsar/ll_bocsar.nsf/pages/bocsar_pub_cjb
Titles & Full Text

Criminal Justice Ethics
www.lib.jjay.cuny.edu/cje/
Table of Contents

Criminal & Justice International
www.cjimagazine.com
Full text, available in PDF format

Criminal Justice Matters
www.crimeandjustice.org.uk/cjm.html
Table of Contents

Criminal Justice Studies
www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/1478601x.asp
Table of Contents & Abstracts

Criminal Law Forum
www.kluweronline.com/issn/1046-8374
Table of Contents

Criminologie
www.erudit.org/revue/crimino/
In French

Criminologist
www.asc41.com/criminologist.html
Official newsletter of the American Society of Criminology

Criminology
www.asc41.com/
Abstracts

The Criminology, Victimology and Security Review
www.vittimologia.it/rivista/homepage_en.htm
Titles & Full Text


Crimiscope

www.unil.ch/esc/page19064.html
Table of Contents & Full-Text (in French and German)

Critical Criminologist
critcrim.org/journal
Table of Contents & Full Text

Drugnet Europe
www.emcdda.europa.eu/publications/searchresults?action=list&type=PUBLICATIONS&SERIES_PUB=w6
Drugnet Europe is the official newsletter of the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. Users may access Full Text database of issues.

drugnet Ireland
newsweaver.ie/drugnet/
drugnet Ireland is the official newsletter of the Alcohol and Drug Research Unit of Ireland's Health Research Board. Users may access a limited Full Text database of issues.

Electronic Journal of Sociology
www.sociology.org/
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

E-SJI News - State Justice Institute Newsletter
www.sji.gov/news.php
This is the official newsletter of the State Justice Institute. Users may access limited issues online with Full Text
.

Eucrim - The European Criminal Law Associations' Forum
www.mpicc.de/eucrim/index.php
Online Full Text Journal
. In English, German and French.

ERCES (European & International Research Group on Crime, Ethics and Social Philosophy) Online Quarterly Review
www.erces.com/journal/Journal.htm
Online Full Text Journal

European Journal of Crime, Criminal Law and Criminal Justice
brill.publisher.ingentaconnect.com/content/mnp/eccl
Table of Contents of Recent Issues

European Journal of International Law
www.ejil.org/
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

European Journal of Probation
www.ejprob.ro/index.pl/
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

EuroVista: Probation and Community Justice
www.euro-vista.org/
Table of Contents & Full Text

Expert Evidence
www.kluweronline.com/issn/0965-3643
Table of Contents of Recent Issues

F3 - Freedom from Fear
www.freedomfromfearmagazine.org/
Table of Contents & Full Text

FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin
www.fbi.gov/publications/leb/leb.htm
Table of Contents & Full Text

Forum on Corrections Research
www.csc-scc.gc.ca/text/pblct/forum/index-eng.shtml
Table of Contents & Full Text

Forensic Science Communications
www.fbi.gov/hq/lab/fsc/current/index.htm
Table of Contents & Full Text

Free Public Records Directory
www.publicrecords.onlinesearches.com
Provides thousands of link to access public records in the US

Global Alcohol Database
www3.who.int/whosis/menu.cfm?path=whosis,alcohol&language=english
This Global Alcohol Database provides a standardized reference source of information for global epidemiological surveillance of alcohol use, alcohol related problems and alcohol policies.

Global Jurist
www.bepress.com/gj/
Site comprises three journals: Global Jurist Topics; Global Jurist Advances; and Global Jurist Frontiers.
Table of Contents & Abstracts

Global Security Studies
globalsecuritystudies.com/
This journal covers strategic issues involving international security affairs.
Table of Contents & Full text

Harm Reduction Journal
www.harmreductionjournal.com
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

Homeland Security Affairs
www.hsaj.org/
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

The Humanity Journal Blog
www.humanityjournal.org/blog
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

Human Rights and Drugs
www.humanrightsanddrugs.org/official-journal/
Official journal of the International Centre on Human Rights and Drug Policy. Table of Contents & Full Text

Human Security Journal
www.peacecenter.sciences-po.fr/journal
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

Humboldt Forum Recht
www.humboldt-forum-recht.de/english/publications/volumes.html
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

Institute for Public Policy Research
www.ippr.org/search/?title=&policyarea=27&search=search
Table of Contents & Full Text

International Journal of Conflict and Violence
www.ijcv.org/
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

International Journal of Criminal Justice Sciences
www.ijcjs.co.nr
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

International Journal of Criminlogy
www.cybercrimejournal.co.nr/
Table of Contents & Full Text

International Journal of Digital Evidence
www.ijde.org/
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text (HTML & PDF formats)

International Journal of Drug Testing - As of Feb. 2011, undergoing relocation and updating
www.criminology.fsu.edu/journal/
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

International Journal of Forensic Psychology - No longer being updated
www.uow.edu.au/health/psyc/ijfp/index.html
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text 

International Journal of Rural Crime
www.ruralfutures.une.edu.au/rurcrime/ijrc.htm/
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text 

International Journal of Rural Criminology
kb.osu.edu/dspace/handle/1811/51123/browse?type=title
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text 

International Journal on Human Rights and Drug Policy
www.humanrightsanddrugs.org/official-journal/about-the-journal/
Full Text (PDF format)

International Journal on Violence and School
www.ijvs.org/
Table of Contents & Full Text (PDF format)

International Relations and Security Network
www.isn.ethz.ch/isn
Featuring a searchable digital library and current affairs information

Internet Journal of Criminology
www.internetjournalofcriminology.com/
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

Irish Probation Journal
www.probation.ie/pws/websitepublishing.nsf/Content/Irish+Probation+Journal
Table of Contents & Full Text


Journal of the Center for Families, Children & the Courts
www.courtinfo.ca.gov/programs/cfcc/resources/publications/journal/vol6.htm
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

Journal of Credibility Assessment and Witness Psychology
truth.boisestate.edu/jcaawp/default.html
Full Text

Journal of Court Innovation - No longer being updated
www.courtinnovation.org/journal.html
Table of Contents & Full Text

Journal of Criminal Justice and Popular Culture
www.albany.edu/scj/jcjpc/
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

Journal of Criminal Justice Research
www.icjrc.org
Full Text

Journal of Economic Crime Management
www.jecm.org/
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text (HTML & PDF formats)

Journal of Family Violence
www.wkap.nl/journalhome.htm/0885-7482
Table of Contents of Recent Issues

Journal of Global Drug Policy and Practice
www.globaldrugpolicy.org/
Table of Contents, Abstracts, & Full Text

Journal of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
www.bepress.com/jhsem/
Find links to full text issues on the website

Journal of Human Rights and Civil Society
www.protectionproject.org/publications/
Find links to full text issues on the website

Journal of Juvenile Justice
www.journalofjuvjustice.org/
Find links to full text issues on the website

Journal of Knowledge and Best Practices in Juvenile Justice & Psychology
www.pvamu.edu/pages/307.asp
Find links to full text issues on the website

Journal of the Oklahoma Justice Research Consortium
www.doc.state.ok.us/offenders/ocjrc/index.htm
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

Journal of Physical Security
jps.anl.gov
Online Full Text Journal, published at Argonne National Laboratory

Journal of Prisoners on Prisons
www.jpp.org/
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text of Selected Volumes

Journal of Qualitative Criminal Justice and Criminology
www.jqcjc.org/
Table of Contents, Full Text, Archived Issues

Journal of Quantitative Criminology
www.wkap.nl/journalhome.htm/0748-4518
Table of Contents of Recent Issues

Journal of Sexual Offender Civil Commitment: Science and the Law
www.soccjournal.org/jsocc_home.cfm
Full text available of recent issues

Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Criminology
www.jtpcrim.org
Table of Contents, Full text available

Justice Research and Policy
www.jrsa.org/pubs/
Table of Contents and Abstracts

Law and Contemporary Problems
www.law.duke.edu/journals/lcp/
Table of Contents & Full Text

Law, Crime & History
www.pbs.plymouth.ac.uk/solon/journal.htm
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

Law and Human Behavior
www.wkap.nl/journalhome.htm/0147-7307
Table of Contents of Recent Issues

Law Enforcement Executive Forum
www.iletsbei.com/forum/
Table of Contents & Abstracts

Le Journal International De Victimologie (in French)
www.jidv.com/
Table of Contents, Abstracts, & Full Text

Let's Talk
www.csc-scc.gc.ca/text/pblct/lt-en/index-eng.shtml
Table of Contents & Full Text

Murdoch University Electronic Journal of Law
www.murdoch.edu.au/elaw/
Table of Contents & Full Text

National Drug Court Institute Review
www.ndci.org/publications/publication-resources/national-drug-court-institute-review
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

National Institute of Justice Journal
www.ojp.usdoj.gov/nij/journals/
Table of Contents & Full Text

The Open Criminology Journal
www.bentham.org/open/tocrij/
Full Text

Perspectives on Terrorism
usf.usfca.edu/pj/
A journal of the Terrorism Research Initiative. Table of Contents & Full Text

Picturing Justice: the Online Journal of Law and Popular Culture - No longer being updated
usf.usfca.edu/pj/
Full Text

Police Beat (News Stories)
www.apbweb.com/
Table of Contents & Full Text

Police Chief Magazine
www.policechiefmagazine.org/
Table of Contents & Full Text

Police Magazine
www.polfed.org/mediacenter/magazine.asp
Full Text

Police Practice and Research
www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/15614263.asp
Table of Contents & Abstracts

Police Research Series (Home Office)
www.homeoffice.gov.uk/rds/policerspubs1.html
Titles, Summary Report & Full Text

Policing and Society
www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/10439463.html
Table of Contents & Abstracts

Psychiatry, Psychology and Law
www.anzappl.org/journal.htm
Journal of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

Psychology, Crime and Law
www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/1068316x.html
Table of Contents & Abstracts


Radical Criminology
journal.radicalcriminology.org/index.php/rc
Table of Contents & Full Text

Red Feather Journal of Postmodern Criminology
www.critcrim.org/redfeather/journal-pomocrime/pomocrimindex.html
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

Research and Public Policy Series (Australian Institute of Criminology)
www.aic.gov.au/publications/current%20series/rpp.aspx

Listing of Titles & Abstracts & Earlier Editions Available in Full Text

Scandinavian Studies in Law
sisl.juridicum.su.se
Volumes 1-37 (1957-1993) are available in full text.  All volumes can be browsed using a cumulative index or searched by keyword, author, or volume.

Science & Justice: Journal of the Forensic Science Society
www.forensic-science-society.org.uk/Publications/ScienceAndJustice
Table of Contents & Full Text

Scientific Testimony: An Online Journal
www.scientific.org/
Table of Contents & Full Text

Scottish Journal of Criminal Justice Studies (SASO)
www.sastudyoffending.org.uk/journal.html
Table of Contents & Full Text

Sociological Methodology
depts.washington.edu/socmeth2/
Table of Contents & Abstracts

Sociological Research Online
www.socresonline.org.uk
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

South African Crime Quarterly
www.issafrica.org/pgcontent.php?UID=649
Table of Contents & Full Text

Southwest Journal of Criminal Justice
utsa.edu/swjcj/
Table of Contents & Full Text

Surveillance and Society
www.surveillance-and-society.org/ojs/index.php/journal
Table of Contents & Full Text

Terrorism Focus
www.jamestown.org/programs/gta/terrorismfocusgta/
Current issue and archives

Terrorism Monitor
www.jamestown.org/programs/gta/terrorismmonitorgta/
Current issue and archives

Trends & Issues in Crime and Criminal Justice
www.aic.gov.au/publications/current%20series/tandi.aspx
Listing of Papers, Abstracts & Full Text

Web Journal of Current Legal Issues
webjcli.ncl.ac.uk/admin/wjclidex.html
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text

Western Criminology Review
wcr.sonoma.edu
Table of Contents, Abstracts & Full Text


Indexes and Databases

Alcohol and Alcohol Problems Science Database
etoh.niaaa.nih.gov/

The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) has created this portal to support researchers and practitioners searching for information related to alcohol research. This page includes links to a number of databases, journals, and Web sites focused on alcohol research and related topics. Also included is a link to the archived ETOH database, the premier Alcohol and Alcohol Problems Science Database, produced by NIAAA from 1972 through December 2003.

The Asian Legal Information Institute (AsianLII)
www.asianlii.org/

"AsianLII includes 101 databases from 22 of the 27 Asian countries, from Mongolia in the north to Timor Leste in the south.  Japan in the east to Pakistan in the west.  It includes about 150,000 full text cases, and over 15,000 items of legislation, plus law reform reports, a few law journals, and other materials.  All of this content may be searched simultaneously.  For each of the 27 countries, AsianLII allows a search over that country's databases, plus a websearch over a Catalog of other law sites from that country, plus a 'Law on Google' search restricted to legal materials from that country."

Asian Legal Resource Centre
www.alrc.net

The Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC) is an NGO having General Consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations. One of their main functions is co-ordinating and sharing amongst local, national and sub-regional groups and individuals information on legal service programmes and legal initiatives being taken in Asian countries, through such means as e-mail, newsletters, publications, exchange of materials and workshops. In English.

Australian Domestic & Family Violence Clearinghouse
www.adfvc.unsw.edu.au/

The Clearinghouse is a national organization, providing information about domestic and family violence issues and practice. The Clearinghouse publishes newsletters and papers on key issues, policy, legislation, training and new initiatives. Included on the website is an online Research and Resources database containing details of over 3000 books, articles, and multimedia materials. Also provided is a Good Practice database detailing programs, projects and services around Australia.

Australiasian Legal Information Institute (AustLII)
www.austlii.edu.au/

"AustLII publishes legal informationt -- that is, primary legal materials (legislation, treaties and decisions of courts and tribunals); and secondary legal materials created by public bodies for purposes of public access (law reform and royal commission reports for example) and a substantial collection of law journals."

Bibliography of Nordic Criminology: A Bibliographic Database
bibliography.nsfk.org

Literature published in Nordic nations and by Nordic authors in other countries. In English.

British and Irish Legal Information Institute (BAILLII)
www.bailii.org

This website allows the user to find British and Irish case law & legislation, European Union case law, Law Commission reports, and other law-related British and Irish material.

California Commission on Peace Officer Standards & Training (POST) Library
www.post.ca.gov/library/

The POST Library was established to assist the Commission, staff, and California peace officers in their research efforts. The POST Library database contains
citations and brief abstracts for over 48,000 articles dating from the early 1960s.

Canadian Legal Information Institute (CANLII)
www.canlii.org/en/index.php

"To support the legal profession in the performance of its duties while providing the public with permanent open access to the legal heritage of all Canadian jurisdictionss." Available in French and English.

Child Trafficking Research Hub - No longer being updated
childtrafficking.org/eng/

The Child Trafficking Research Hub contains a database of documents, news items, organizations and research projects related to child trafficking.


Child Welfare Information Gateway
www.childwelfare.gov/index.cfm

The Child Welfare Information Gateway contains a database of documents, news items, organizations and research projects related to child welfare, abuse and neglect. Many documents are free to download, or free when ordered.

CINCH: Australian Institute of Criminology
www.aic.gov.au/

"The Australian Institute of Criminology (AIC) is Australia's national organization for the study of crime and criminal justice and for the dissemination of information on these subjects.
" The website provides a searchable database of its special reports as well as annual reports.

Connections Project - Digest of Research

www.connectionsproject.eu/digest-of-research/digest-xml

The Digest of Research on Drug and HIV/AIDS in the criminal justice system contains contain abstracts of reports, books and articles, giving information on subjects such as HIV prevalence, drug use and risk behaviours in prison and in the wider criminal justice systems in Europe and internationally.

Cost-Benefit Knowledge Bank for Criminal Justice
cbkb.org/

The Cost-Benefit Knowledge Bank for Criminal Justice (CBKB) aims to broaden and deepen the understanding and use of cost-benefit analysis in criminal justice. We help practitioners and jurisdictions build their capacity to conduct cost-benefit studies and apply cost-benefit analysis to policymaking. CBKB is a project of the Vera Institute of Justice and is funded by the U.S. Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Assistance.



Data & Information Services Center: Current Social Science Research Reports
www.disc.wisc.edu/reports/cssrindex.html

DISC's Current Social Science Research Reports (CSSRR) are weekly reports that help researchers keep up to date with the latest developments in the fields of sociology, economics and health. This is a searchable database.

Death Penalty Information Center
www.deathpenaltyinfo.org/state_by_state

Search for information on a state-by-state basis.

Don M. Gottfredson Library of Criminal Justice Gray Literature Database
law-library.rutgers.edu/cj/gray/

This database contains gray literature publications on all aspects of crime and criminal justice that are available online or in the Don M. Gottfredson Library of Criminal Justice. This database supplemens the Rutgers School of Law Library Catalog and Criminal Justice Abstracts. Gray literature is a term applied to sources of information that are not commercially published and is typically composed of technical reports, working papers, government and agency reports, and conference proceedings.

DrugData
www.drugscope.org.uk/resources/databases/drugdata.htm

DrugData is a fully searchable database of over 100,000 records of drugs literature in the English Language. The database is free of charge.

Drug Misuse Information Scotland
www.drugmisuse.isdscotland.org/publications/publications.aspx

Drug Misuse Information Scotland provides a searchable database for publications dealing with issues of drug misuse.

Drug Policy Alliance - Lindesmith Library
www.drugpolicy.org/library/

Drug Policy Alliance - Lindesmith Library offers a searchable catalog, which includes electronic documents as well as records of their holdings at the Lindesmith Library in New York.

DrugScope Resources
www.drugscope.org.uk/resources/resources.htm

DrugScope's information and resources provides the following web-based resources: Drug search, online encyclopedia of drugs and their history, effects and law.  DrugData, a searchable database of over 1,000,000 records of drugs literature to the English language; Library Latest; Monograph and Grey Literature: Pathfinders; and Reading Lists on popular topics.

The Economic and Social Data Service (ESDS)
www.esds.ac.uk/

A national data source "providing access and support for an extensive range of key economic and social data, both quantitative and qualitative, spanning many disciplines and themes.
"

E
ldis Development Research, Development Policy, Development Practice
www.eldis.org/

The Eldis gate to development information provides easy access to a wide range of online resources, including a number of publications addressing criminal justice issues.


The Electronic Library of the National Documentation Centre on Drug Use (NDC)
www.drugsandalcohol.ie/

The NDC contains bibliographic records and full text of Irish research and policy documents.  The NDC database also contains bibliographic records of the NDC library’s book collection. You can search the database using free text (simple search) or by specific fields (advanced search).

E
lisad - European Information Service on Alcohol, Drugs and Addictions
www.addictionsinfo.eu/

This gateway provides descriptions of and links to European websites and Internet resources on the use and misuse of drugs and other psychoactive substances.

European Urban Knowledge Network (EUKN)
www.eukn.org/eukn/

This network contains an e-library and searchable database of publications relating to urban issues in Europe.



FBI - The Vault
vault.fbi.gov

"The Vault is our new electronic reading room, containing more than 2,000 documents that have been scanned from paper into digital copies." Users can search The Vault by topics or keywords.

Federal Web Sites (MSU)
staff.lib.msu.edu/harris23/crimjust/fedsites.htm

From the Michigan State University Library and Jon Harrison comes this extensive list of U.S. Federal websites, including annotations.

FindLaw
www.findlaw.com/

The FindLaw provides an comprehensive set of legal resources on the Internet for legal professionals, businesses, students and individuals.  These resources include Web search utilities, cases and codes, legal news, an online career center, and community-oriented tools, including secure document management utilities, mailing lists, message boards and free e-mail.

FIRST (Facts on International Relations and Security Trends)
first.sipri.org/

This integrated database system contains clearly documented information from research institutes around the world. It covers areas in the field of international relations and security, human rights and terrorism.

Foreign & International Websites (MSU)
staff.lib.msu.edu/harris23/crimjust/forsci.htm

From the Michigan State University Library and Jon Harrison comes this extensive list of websites and source links with annotations of Foreign and International criminal justice websites.

Forensic Science Resources (MSU)
staff.lib.msu.edu/harris23/crimjust/forsci.htm

From the Michigan State University Library and Jon Harrison comes this extensive list of websites, associations, reference tools, and articles and publications about Forensic Science, many including annotations.

FRA InfoBase
infoportal.fra.europa.eu/InfoPortal/infobaseFrontEndAccess.do

This database presents overview information on racism, xenophobia and related intolerances in the European Union and its Member States. Five main areas are covered: legal issues, violence and crime, the situation of migrants and minorities regarding employment, education and housing. Data can be accessed country per country, full text search, advanced search or thesaurus search.

Gesetze im Internet - German Laws on the Internet
www.gesetze-im-internet.de/

This database, provided by the Ministry of Justice in Germany, contains the legislation of Germany. In German only.

Global Terrorism Database
www.start.umd.edu/gtd/

The GTD is an open-source database including information on terrorist events around the world since 1970, systematic data on international as well as domestic terrorist incidents. For each GTD incident, information is available on the date and location of the incident, the weapons used and the nature of the target, the number of casualties, and (when identifiable) the identity of the perpetrator.

Google Scholar
scholar.google.com/

Google Scholar enables users to search scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed articles, books, and technical reports. A search might lead you to a citation for an article or book (which users will have to obtain from a library) or sometimes to a full text report.



Homeland Security Digital Library (HSDL)
www.hsdl.org/

"The Homeland Security Digital Library (HSDL) is a compendium of materials available for scholarly research in the area of Homeland Security.  Materials selected for inclusion include publications from: governmental departments and agencies, academic institutions, think tanks, conference sites, non- governmental organizations, institutes and organizations and other entities deemed credible by the content develop team."

Human Security Gateway
www.humansecuritygateway.info/

"The Human Security Gateway is a searchable online database of human security-related resources including reports, journal articles, news items and fact sheets. It is designed to make human security-related research more accessible to the policy and research communities, the media, educators and the interested public."


Human Trafficking Bibliography DB
nij.ncjrs.gov/App/publications/Pub_search.aspx?searchtype=basic&category=99&location=top&PSID=25
The bibliographic database is intended to cover as much of the available information as possible in the Mekong Sub-region.  A Quick Search allows you to locate references in the database by searching by author, keyword, periodical, and/or publication date (indexed fields). Just click in your search terms and press enter.



Ingenta

www.ingentaconnect.com

Ingenta is a searchable database of more than 11 million citations from over 25,000 publications. Electronic, fax, and pay-per-view document delivery is available for many of the articles.  In order to use this database visitors will have to pay a fee.

InSight: Organized Crime in the Americas
www.insightcrime.org/

Users can find research, analysis and investigation on organized crime in Latin America and the Caribbean.

International Juvenile Justice Observatory (IJJO) - Documentation Center
www.ijjo.org/documental_resultado.php?total=10&tampag=10&vis=C&pags=1&pag=030100

This documentation center can be searched by title, author, country, or category.  Categories include international legislation, national legislation, statistics, publications and multimedia.


International Relations & Security Network

www.isn.ethz.ch

Contains a database of full-text materials on international relations, area studies, international business, security and military studies, comparative studies, and human rights. The ISN also special section for statistics, with lookup by category, nation or groups of nations. Of special interest to WCJLN users are the sections on human rights, law and terrorism.

International Victimology Website Database
www.victimology.nl/

"To further the cross-national sharing of expertise and experience, the IVW is building two databases: the Victimology Research Database containing brief descriptions of victimology research projects now in progress and the Victim Services and Victimization Prevention Database comprising descriptive and evaluative information about services/programs for victims of crime and abuse of power. "

Internet Sources Guide (WODC)
english.wodc.nl/publicaties/bronnengids/

This source guide has links to Dutch, Belgian, European and international websites, mainly with regard to the fields of justice and police.

Intute (Formerly SOSIG)
www.intute.ac.uk/

Intute is a free online service providing you with access to the very best Web resources for education and research. The service is created by a network of UK universities and partners.

Juvenile Justice Panel
www.juvenilejusticepanel.org/en/

Official website of the Interagency Panel on Juvenile Justice. Designed to make available information and resources i the area of juvenile justice. Includes sections on international standards, data and statistics, glossary, and resources and training. In English, French and Spanish.

KrimDok online
krimdok.ifk.jura.uni-tuebingen.de/kd4query_e.html

Maintained by the Institute of Criminology at the University of Tuebingen, this database allows searches by subject as well as the cataloges National Service Library for Criminology and Insitut fur Kriminologie. In German and some English.

LeedsLaw - Criminal Justice Links
www.law.leeds.ac.uk/research/

An extensive listing of criminal justice sites organized by region and country. Categories include Africa, Americas (South and Central), Asia, Australasia & Oceana, Canada, International & Transnational, United Kingdom and USA.

Legal Information Institute of India (LIIofIndia)
www.liiofindia.org

The Legal Information Institute of India (LII of India) is an international standard, free-access and non-profit, comprehensive online collection of Indian legal information.

Legislation.gov.uk
www.legislation.gov.uk/

This website, maintained by The National Archives, presents a searchable database where one can browse and search existing and new legislation, and changes therein. The United Kingdom, Scotland, and Wales are all represented.


Minnesota Center Against Violence and Abuse
www.mincava.umn.edu/

The mission of the Minnesota Center Against Violence and Abuse (MINCAVA) is "to support research, education, and access to violence related resources."  This website contains published materials from national and international violence prevention organizations, researchers, and authors.


National Clearinghouse for Science, Technology, and the Law
www.ncstl.org

"The NCSTL provides: a searchable database of legal, forensic, and technology resources; a reference collection of law, science, and technology material; partnerships with law schools, professional associations, and federal and state agencies; national conferences on science, technology, and the law; community acceptance panels; training modules and primers with an emphasis on distance education; and training for defense counsel who are handeling cases involving biological evidence on the applications and limitations of DNA evidence."

National Center for Children Exposed To Violence
www.nccev.org/

"The NCCEV Resource Center at the Yale Child Study Center provides public access to a wide variety of materials on children’s exposure to violence within homes, schools, and communities. The collections – both virtual and physical – address research, public awareness, and the application of principles and practices in intervention and prevention."

National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS)

www.ncjrs.gov/abstractdb/search.asp

The National Criminal Justice Reference Service is an information clearinghouse created by the U.S. Department of Justice for people involved in research, policy, and practice related to criminal and juvenile justice, and drug control. The "NCJRS Abstracts Database" is the largest collection of criminal justice abstracts in the world. It
contains summaries of over 180,000 U.S. and international publications, including federal, state, and local government reports, books, research reports, journal articles, audiovisual presentations, and unpublished research.

National Institute of Corrections (NICIC)
www.nicic.org/Features/Library/

"The collection is unique in its focus on unpublished materials developed by correctional agencies. Items include research reports and analyses, program descriptions and evaluations, and staff training materials. All materials developed by or for the National Institute of Corrections are also featured. The collection also includes journals, newsletters, published books and monographs, video and audio tapes, and reference sources."

National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC)
www.nspcc.org.uk/wwwopac/simplesearch.asp

The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) has a searchable online database of publications relating to child abuse issues.

National Registry of Evidence-Based Program and Practice (NREPP)
www.nrepp.samhsa.gov/

The National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices (NREPP) is a searchable online registry of mental health and substance abuse interventions that have been reviewed and rated by independent reviewers.


New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse

www.nzfvc.org.nz/

"The New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse provides access to research, information and resources on various aspects of family violence. Items can be searched by Resource Area or Topic Area key words."

New Zealand Legal Information Institute (NZLII)
www.nzlii.org/

The New Zealand Legal Information Institute offers free access to databases and catalogs of diverse aspects of New Zealand law.

The NYU Library Guide to Foreign and International Legal Database
law.nyu.edu/library/foreign_intl/

A searchable guide produced by NYU Law school covering a multitude of criminal justice and legal interests of many foreign countries. The database includes such topics as foreign and international search engines, constitutions, human rights, international criminal law, international law databases and virtual libraries.


Offender Health Research Network
www.ohrn.nhs.uk/

The Offender Health Research Network is funded by Offender Health at the Department of Health, and is a collaboration between several universities, based at the University of Manchester. This site contains resources on such issues as prison health research, offender health research, policies and reports, and a research library.

Office of Child Labor, Forced Labor, and Human Trafficking (OCFT) Publications
www.dol.gov/ILAB/media/reports/iclp/main.htm

This documentation center is produced by the U.S. Department of Labor.

Policy Research Watch (PRW)
www.nira.or.jp/past/ice/libe/prw/index.html

Japanese database which collects and provides access to cumulative bibliographic information on periodicals and occasional papers published by selected worldwide public policy research institutes. PRW currently focuses on English language publications available on the Internet and lists institutes by country.

Prison Health Database - As of Feb. 2011, under construction
data.euro.who.int/HIP/?TabID=76205

Developed in cooperation with the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addicition (EMCDDA) and the European Network on Drugs and Infectious Prevention in Prison (ENDIPP), this database includes a large number of relevant indicators on prison health and in connection to the database a tool for data presentation has been developed.

RCT Documentation Centre and Library
www.reindex.org/RCT/rss/Portal.php

The RCT Documentation Centre and Library holds the world's most extensive special collection of published documents on torture and related subjects. In addition to books, reports, and articles the library holds a large collection of pictures and videomaterials.

Rule of Law Index, World Justice Project
www.worldjusticeproject.org/sites/default/files/Index%202%200%20-%20Feb-6-2009.pdf

The Index assesses the rule of law based on detailed factors and subfactors, drawn from the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international instruments which constitute the World Justice Project's definition of the rule of law.

SafetyLit Database
www.safetylit.org/index.htm

The SafetyLit Database is a free service of the Center for Injury Prevention Policy and Practice at San Diego State University in collaboration with the World Health Organization. The Database contains current and backfile articles from 6,290 active scholarly journals and from the backfiles of 2,673 additional "inactive" journals. The database contains articles from 3,770 journals that are not included in PubMed/Medline.

Security Sector Reform
www.ssrnetwork.net/document_library/

"The GFN-SSR [Global Facilitation Network for Security Sector Reform] Document Library is an up-to-date collection of the most credible publications available on security sector reform and related issues. To make it quicker and easier to access, it includes brief, policy-oriented summaries of each document highlighting the major findings and implications in an easy to read format, plus links to the full text online or document delivery."

SourceOECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development)
www.oecd-ilibrary.org/

The aim of SourceOECD is to present a single e-library offering online access to all OECD books, reports, annuals, working papers, loose-leaf binders, periodicals and databases. SourceOECD was designed to meet the needs of institutions like universities, government departments, inter-governmental agencies, non-governmental organisations, companies, think-tanks, research groups etc.by offering the OECD’s publications catalogue, online in full text, in a flexible manners.

Southern African Legal Information Institute (SAFLII)
www.saflii.org

"The Southern African Legal Information Institute (SAFLII) collects and publishes legal materials from Southern and Eastern Africa for free online access. Our current collection includes superior court judgments from Botswana, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Our recent additions include a full consolidated collection of Uganda legislation and Lesotho caselaw. Currently in preparation: Lesotho, Zambia, Namibia and Uganda judgments, as wells a Uganda subsidiary legislation."

Suicide Attack Database
www.safetylit.org/index.htm

"The Chicago Project on Security and Terrorism (CPOST) maintains a searchable database on all suicide attacks from 1981 to 2007. The database includes information about the location of attacks, the target type, the weapon used, and systematic information on the demographic and general biographical characteristics of suicide attackers. The database expands the breadth of the data available in English using native language sources (e.g., Arabic, Hebrew, Russian, Tamil) that are likely to have the most extensive relevant information."

Universal Human Rights Index
www.universalhumanrightsindex.org/

The Universal Human Rights Index provides instant access for all countries to human rights information from the United Nations system. The index is based on the observations and recommendations of several international experts.

The U.K. Statute Law Database

www.statutelaw.gov.uk/Home.aspx

The UK Statute Law Database (SLD) is the official revised edition of the primary legislation of the United Kingdom made available online.  The databse can be searched on Key-words or by year.

The U.N. Secretary General's Database on Violence Against Women
webapps01.un.org/vawdatabase/home.action

In December 2006, the General Assembly of the United Nations adopted a comprehensive resolution calling for an intensification of efforts to eliminate all forms of violence against women and requesting the Secretary-General to establish a coordinated database on the extent, nature and consequences of all forms of violence against women, and on the impact and effectiveness of policies and programmes for, including best practices in, combating such violence. Users may search by type of measure; form of violence; country/region; year; and keyword. Each country also has a page and there are good practices pages.


Victim-Assistance Online
www.vaonline.org/index.html

VAOnline researches, reviews and publishes link directories on more than 40 victim assistance related topics, totalling more than 3,000 links to organizations, agencies and services around the world. There is also a Virtual Library, an index of online research-class articles, documents, handbooks and guides, listed both by alphabetically and by topic category.

Violence Prevention
www.preventviolence.info/default.aspx

This site provides a tool that allows access to abstracts from published studies that have measured the effectiveness of interventions to prevent violence. To be included in the database, studies must have measured the impact of interventions directly on violence. Studies have been selected through a systematic review of published academic literature and the full inclusion criteria for studies can be accessed via the menu bar. The abstracts can be searched by violence type, keywords and geographical area of implementation.

VioLit-Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence
ibs.colorado.edu/cspv/infohouse/violit/


"VioLit, as the abbreviated title indicates is a bibliographic database about violence literature published by Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence (CSPV), a research program of the Institute of Behavioral Science (IBS) at the University of Colorado at Boulder. This database covers information about violence, primarily juvenile violence, from books, literature reviews, journal articles and reports. A list of keywords indexed in the database can be browsed to select specific records. The database record provides information about author, source or publication information, date of publication, and the location of the document."

Worldwide Incidents Tracking System (WITS)
wits.nctc.gov/

The Worldwide Incidents Tracking System in the National Counterterrorism Center's database of terrorist incidents. Users may search by keyword or region and read published and analytical reports produced by the NCTC.