Justice Studies Research Guide

This library guide is meant to be a helpful source of information for Justice Studies Students.

Scholarly Databases

If you need a "scholarly" or "peer-reviewed" article, try searching in the following databases.  Note: for many of the databases you will need to check a box that says "Scholarly Journals" in order to limit your search to scholarly content.

Full-text Justice Studies Journals

These are some of the most-cited scholarly journals in Criminology and Justice Studies, which the library has in full-text.

News and Magazine Articles

How should I search in a database?

In this video, you will learn how to create and use keywords based on your research topic to search in an academic database.

Length: 1:28

Find the Full Text of an Article

Find It at NEIU

This button provides direct links from the NEIU Libraries' databases to online full-text articles, when available. If the full text of an article is not available online, request a copy of the article through WorldShare interlibrary loan.

Or search for a specific journal by Title or ISSN.