Q. What are the best databases for doing research on forensic science?

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Which databases are best for doing research on forensic science may depend on the specific topic or subject area you are studying. The following databases are some of our best resources for finding this information and would be a good place to start your research:

FORENSICnetBASE

Provides access to the full text of 358 titles in the fields of forensic analysis and criminal justice from CRC Press. Users can perform keyword searches across multiple titles or browse the contents of a single book.

Criminal Justice Periodicals Index

ProQuest Criminal Justice Periodicals Index™ is a comprehensive database of U.S.and international criminal justice journals. The database provides research support for students interested in careers in criminal justice, law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law, and industrial security. The database includes abstract and indexing for 250 titles, with more than 100 available in full-text.

JSTOR

JSTOR offers high-quality, interdisciplinary content , including over eight hundred leading academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. We now offer 6 archival collections, along with current subscriptions to individual titles accessed through the JSTOR Scholarship Program’s platform for seamless access to the full run of the title.

ScienceDirect College Edition - Social & Behavioral Sciences

A full-text collection of over 350 journals in the social sciences, including psychology, business,management and education. Elsevier's ScienceDirect delivers trusted, peer-reviewed information not available elsewhere.

Sage Premier Collection

Access to the content of over 500 peer-reviewed journals from 1999 to date, published by SAGE with coverage in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine.

For more databases and resources on forensic science visit our LibGuides or Ask A Librarian for more help.

  • Last Updated Aug 08, 2017
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  • Answered By Rebecca Crago

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