Answered By: Laura Horgan
Last Updated: Jan 11, 2015     Views: 32

The library subscribes to ProQuest Criminal Justice Periodicals Index (CJPI) available from the list of databases page and featured on the Criminal Justice Subject Research Guide.


This 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 240 titles, with more than 80 available in full-text.

If you are interested in browsing some criminal justice journal titles, issues are available in print and shelved in our libraries.The latest issues are kept on the current periodical shelves with back issues shelved separately. All of the print periodicals are indexed in the CJPI database. Holdings are as follows:

Title Campus Holdings
American Jails Bedford

Current year + 1

Corrections Today Bedford Current year +1
Law and Order Bedford Current year +1
Police Bedford
Current year +1
Current year +3
Police Chief Bedford Current year +1

The research guide will also lead you to other databases, recommended websites, books, films and more. Criminal Justice books are shelved with call numbers beginning with HV6000+

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