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Databases Useful for Forensics Research
Academic Search Complete
A comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with full-text periodicals, including peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for journals and publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc.
Applied Science & Technology Full Text
Mathematics, computers, chemistry, environment, fire prevention, geology, physics and other technologies. Both full-text articles and abstracts.
Provides reporting and analysis on issues in the news. Each single-themed, report offers coverage of various topics. Reports include a background and chronology, an assessment of the current situation, tables and maps, pro/con statements from representatives of opposing positions, and bibliographies of key sources.
ProQuest Criminal Justice is a database supporting research on crime, its causes and impacts, legal and social implications, as well as litigation and crime trends. This database covers U.S. and international scholarly journals, it includes correctional and law enforcement trade publications, crime reports, crime blogs, and other material relevant for researchers.
PsycARTICLES, from the American Psychological Association (APA), is a source of full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology. The database contains full-text peer-reviewed articles published by the American Psychological Association and affiliated journals.
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection
The Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection provides the full text of articles from journals covering topics such as behavioral characteristics, psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.
Click on the links below for articles about forensic science topics.
Journal of Forensic Sciences 2006 - present
The library has the last five years of the the Journal of Forensic Sciences in paper.
Articles from 2006 to the present are available online using the above link. Older articles from the journal's first issues through 2005, are available on a CD at the front desk.
Forensic Science Review
2014 to present
It provides a base for authors to extrapolate state-of-the-art information and to synthesize and translate it into readable review articles.
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