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Sociology and Criminal Justice: Home

A guide to resources for Sociology and Criminal Justice.

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Resources

Here is a list of resources we offer for Sociology and Criminal Justice. Many of these resources will require a Graceland log-in to access from off campus. Please use your MyGraceland credentials to access these resources.

If there is a book or article you cannot access through Graceland, you can order it through Interlibrary Loan!


ONLINE RESOURCES

  • SocINDEX 
    •  Offers indexed records from top sociology journals covering many studies including gender studies, criminal justice, social psychology, racial studies, religion and social work
    • If no full-text is available, click this button on the left side of the screen
  • JSTOR

    • Contains full-text coverage for a number of journals in the Social Sciences and the Humanities.
  • National Criminal Justice Reference Services

    • This is a federally funded resource offering justice and drug-related information.

  • Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics

    • This source brings together data from more than 100 published and unpublished sources about many aspects of criminal justice in the United States.


JOURNALS

Our print journals are located on the second floor of the library. Ask a librarian if you need help!

Still can't find what you're looking for?

You can get almost any book or paper in the world with Interlibrary Loan (ILL)!


Do you already know the book or article that you want? Follow the correct link below to request it!

Request an article here!

Request a book chapter here!

Request a book here!


Haven't been able to find what you want in StingSearch? Try WorldCat! Once you've found what you are looking for, click the title and select "Request Item" below the book or article information.


For more information on ILL, click here

If you are having trouble searching, finding a resource, or need any help, email our librarians!

Library Contact

Grabske Library

ieclib@graceland.edu

 

F.M. Smith Library

smithlibrary@graceland.edu

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Please contact Roger Powell at rlpowell@graceland.edu with any questions.