WorldCat Discovery provides access to books not available through the WSU Libraries or through Summit (you can also use it directly from within the WSU Search It library catalog). Once found, titles can be ordered through Interlibrary Loan through the WorldCat Discovery interface.
Criminal Justice/Criminology books are scattered around the Library of Congress classification system (i.e. sociology or psychology), but subclasses HM through HX cover a significant part of this. Criminal Justice/Criminology starts at HV 6001.
"Containing full text for more than 250 of the world's most respected, scholarly law journals, this database is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world." See Also: Nexis Uni.
"The HSDL is the nation's premier collection of homeland security policy and strategy related documents. It supports local, state and federal analysis and decision-making needs and assists academics of all disciplines in homeland defense and security related research. The HSDL provides quick access to important U.S. policy documents, presidential directives, and national strategy documents as well as specialized resources such as theses and research reports from various universities and local and state agencies."
Explore a wide range of journals, ebooks, and research reports in the field of security studies. This content looks at security studies through a broad lens, encompassing research on international security and peace and conflict studies from all corners of the globe. "
Indexes articles, interviews, obituaries, biographies, and book reviews in English language periodicals. Covers anthropology, economics, geography, law, political science, psychology, and sociology. 1984 to the present;updated monthly. See Humanities & Social Sciences Index Retrospective for older articles.
An index with summaries of citations to articles in over 1,300 psychology research journals. Articles date from 1806 - present. Note: There are less than 146 records with publication dates prior to 1890. Updated weekly
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Public affairs database; some international content. Includes government documents and thinktank/research institute/non-governmental organization publications as well as scholarly sources. Covers 1915 to current.
"Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals and other content pertinent to the increasing needs of those sites."
Provides access to publications by and about the U.S. Congress, including hearings, bill texts, legislative histories, voting records, congressional calendars, hot topics and more. Updated daily and contains some fulltext. Dates of Coverage: 1969 - present
ncludes more than 1000 books, reference works, journal articles, and instructional videos by world-leading academics from across the social sciences, including the largest collection of qualitative methods books available online from any scholarly publisher. The site is designed to guide users to the content they need to learn a little or a lot about their method. Provides access to SAGE Research Methods Datasets, SAGE Research Methods Cases, and SAGE Research Methods Video as well.
"a continuously-updated database of thousands of citations of works using data held in the ICPSR archive." Includes DOI, WorldCat, and Google Scholar options for access are provided for most citations; the WorldCat link will provide a Find It @ WSU option.
"This is a bibliography of [research article] publications that use data from the Roper Center. Some cite information on overall responses obtained from iPOLL; some are based on individual-level analyses of datasets held by the Roper Center, and others use our Presidential approval series or other indexes constructed from Roper Center data."
iPOLL is a public opinion/polling database of 500,000+ questions and answers on a wide range of topics collected by the Roper Center for Public Opinion Research. The database also provides access to downloadable datasets for statistical analysis (free account required). Some international coverage. Data covers 1935-present
Content in JSTOR spans many disciplines and is usually full-text. Note: In most cases, JSTOR will not provide the most recent three to five years of journal content, but it will provide access back to the start of publication.
The Annual Review of Criminology is a new additon to the Annual Review series. It's subject matter is also covered in Sociology, Political Science and Law, and others. See also the print publication Crime and Justice: An Annual Review of Research (some volumes are available online through Jstor)
and the online journal Perspectives in Psychological Science What's an Annual Review?
Citations for U.S. (and some Canadian) dissertations 1861- present. Includes abstracts for dissertations published from 1980-present (some recent dissertations offer a 24-page preview). Also includes citations and abstracts for master's theses from 1988-present. See also the Dissertations and Theses @ WSU database, which provides fulltext access for recent WSU dissertations. WSU dissertations and (some) theses can also be found on the WSU institutional repository, Research Exchange..
Filmakers Library Online provides documentaries for streaming video use across the university's curriculum. There are 1,018 titles covering all academic areas. Particular strengths include history, health, and social science topics. You can create short clips.
Use this to find DVDs, CDs, and other kinds of media available for check-out from the WSU Libraries. Hint: in a simple search after you do your search you can filter by the Video and/or Audio "Type" options. In Advanced Search you can pre-filter by Material Type - options include Audio, Video for physical items, i.e. DVDs, and "eAudio and eVideo" for streaming video, music, and audiobooks.