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Criminal Justice Sciences

This guide is meant to point researchers in the direction of commonly-used criminal justice resources available at Illinois State University. There are also descriptions of general search strategies to use those resources.

What's on this Page

These are some of the top criminal justice journals used by researchers within the field. Each link will take you to Milner's record page for the journal, which will include a link to the publisher or database page for easy browsing and access to full text. You can also paste the name of the journal into Milner's Advanced Article Search function along with topical keywords to search. The Help Videos listed in the box below will assist you in finding and accessing journals and individual articles if you have more questions.

Criminal Justice Journals

Help Videos

This video walks you through the steps to find an individual journal from Milner's catalog. The link below will take you to Milner's journal search.

This video walks you through the steps to find an article based on known citation information. The link below will take you to the citation finder tool described in the video.

This video walks you through the steps to use Find It to access the full text of articles.

This video walks you through the steps to use known articles to find new articles.