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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.

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The box below will walk you through how to use the National Criminal Justice Reference Service. General search techniques shown in these videos and walkthroughs should help no matter what database you use, but this content is meant to highlight this one particular database to criminal justice content. If you need more assistance, please contact me using the information in my profile or reach out to Milner's reference desk.

Navigating NCJRS

Tutorial for using The National Criminal Justice Reference Service. Clicking the bottom right side of the screen will enlarge the video.