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 Criminal Justice Collection

Database Information

"Whether studying to become a lawyer or law enforcement officer, paralegal, or for a career in Homeland Security, Gale's Criminal Justice Collection rises to the challenge. This collection makes research easy by bringing together information from more than 700 journals." --
Gale Website

Database Features
Includes over 5.5 million articles from over 700 journals
Meets the research needs of students studying law, paralegal, forensic science, sociology, and more

Search Operators
Connectors: AND, OR, NOT
Wildcards: * = one or more characters (e.g. comput*), ? = exactly one character (e.g. wom?n)
Proximity: <search term> N# <search term> = search terms must be specified number (#) or fewer words apart

Database Access

Criminal Justice Collection

Video Tutorials

Using Gale's PowerSearch - Basic Search
Demonstrates how to use the Basic Search options in Gale Databases.

Using Gale's PowerSearch - Advanced Search
Demonstrates how to use the Advanced Search options in Gale Databases.

Introduction to Databases
Explains why you should use databases when conducting academic research.