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Criminal Justice: Finding Articles

A guide for finding resources on Criminal Justice in the ACC Libraries and on the Internet

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Journal Article Databases

ACC Libraries have more than 90 journal/magazine article databases. Here, I list the most useful ones for research on Criminal Justice. (See a complete list of ACC Library Databases by Subject or by Title.)

Selected Criminal Justice Magazines / Newspapers / Journals

The following list of titles are journals and magazines that can be accessed electronically via the library, freely online, or in print at specifiedf ACC libray locations.

Crime and Delinquency - Published bi-monthly. 

Criminology - Published quarterly.

Criminology and Public Policy - Published quarterly.  

FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin - Published monthly by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Searchable through Academic Search Complete.

Federal Probation  - Published monthly (irregular) by the Bureau of Prisons. EVC Library subscribes to the print version.

Police: The Law Enforcement Magazine - Published monthly, it provides "law enforcement officers of all ranks with information that will help them do their jobs more efficiently, professionally, and safely. Each issue includes columns written by police, firearms, and legal experts, as well as topical issue-oriented features produced by leading law enforcement journalists."  

Police Chief  - Published monthly by the International Association of Chiefs of Police. Articles are contributed by practitioners in law enforcement or related fields. CYP and EVC Libraries subscribe to the print version.

Texas Lawman - Published quarterly.  CYP Library subscribes to the print version.

Texas Police Journal - Published by the Texas Police Association.

Austin American-Statesman - The local daily newspaper. Current ACC students, faculty, and staff may access online issues back through 1989. All ACC Libraries subscribe to the print version of this newspaper.

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