Sociology and Criminology

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AILALink - is an excellent resource for immigration law practice and research, with primary and secondary sources provided by AILA, the American Immigration Lawyers Association.

American Doctoral Dissertations 1933-1955 - Provides electronic access to the only comprehensive record of dissertations accepted by American universities during that time period, the print index Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities. Containing twenty-two years of dissertation research and amounting to over 93,000 citations.

Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume I (Alexander Street Press) - Available in Academic Video Online: Premium. Contains training videos, reenactments and actual therapy sessions conducted by counselors, psychiatrists, psychologists and social workers. Includes over 400 hours of videos from 1985-2010.

Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume II (Alexander Street Press) - Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume II updates and expands Volume I with over 300 hours of training videos, reenactments, and actual therapy sessions conducted by counselors, psychiatrists, psychologists, and social workers. Emphasis on contemporary topics such as neuroscience, coaching, family therapy, child therapy, geriatric therapy, play therapy, weight control and eating disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, sex therapy, culturally sensitive therapy, and cognitive-behavioral therapy.

Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume ||| (Alexander Street Press) - Volume III in the Counseling and Therapy in Video series presents a firm grounding in the theoretical modalities of counseling and psychotherapy while expanding into new and emerging areas. Collection emphasizes the evolution of the field, juxtaposing the history of counseling and psychotherapy with future directions by examining new techniques, methods, and research-informed practice. Over 300 additional hours of training videos, reenactments, and therapy sessions conducted by counselors, psychologists, psychiatrists, and clinicians.

Congressional Quarterly Researcher - Explores a single "hot" issue in the news in depth each week. Topics range from social and teen issues to environment, health, education and science and technology. There are 44 reports produced each year including four expanded reports.

Criminal Justice Collection - Whether studying to become a lawyer or law enforcement officer, paralegal, or for a career in Homeland Security, this collection rises to the challenge. Users will have access to 150 journals.

Criminal Justice Journals indexed in SocINDEX with Full Text - Provides access to many full text articles in field of criminal justice.

Dissertations & Theses - The world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1861 to the present day and offering full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997

Films on Demand - Web-based digital video delivery service that allows you to view streaming videos from Films Media Group anytime, anywhere, 24/7! Choose from thousands of high-quality educational titles in dozens of subject areas. Films On Demand delivers outstanding digital video ideal for students, faculty, and public library patrons through online catalogs, distance-learning courses, and learning management systems.

Gender Studies - Combines NISC’s popular Women’s Studies International and Men’s Studies databases with the coverage of sexual diversity issues. GSD covers the full spectrum of gender-engaged scholarship inside and outside academia. Several thousand links to freely available and indexed full-text articles and documents on the Web are available.

Global Issues In Context - Spans continents and cultures to bring essential, balanced information to researchers across many academic disciplines. Integrating news, global viewpoints, reference, country information, primary source documents, videos, statistics and more in a single search.

JSTOR - Provides an image archive of important scholarly journal literature in nearly all the humanities and social sciences disciplines, international and foreign areas studies, and many of the life sciences.

LexisNexis Academic - See Nexis-UNI

Nexis-UNI - (formerly LexisNexis Academic) is a redesigned and improved, full-text database featuring content from news, business and legal sources along with enhanced searching, saving and collaborating features.

OAIster - Contains digital resources from open archive collections representing multidisciplinary resources from more than 1000 contributors worldwide. Records contain a digital object link allowing users access to the object in a single click.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context - The premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from capital punishment to immigration, to violent video games. Opposing Viewpoints in Context is cross-curricular and supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes.

PolicyMap - A US-National web-based Geographic Information System used to understand communities. With easy-to-use menus, PolicyMap is a “GIS tool for non-GIS experts” for those who need to visualize large amounts of data quickly and easily, often down to the census tract or block group level. It is used in the social sciences, urban studies and regional planning, real estate and housing analysis, community and economic development, public administration and policy, public health, political science, education, environmental studies, business and finance, economics, statistics and geography, among other areas. In addition, students and faculty can easily upload and incorporate their data into and leverage it against the thousands of indicators already available in PolicyMap.

Pop Culture Collection - This collection provides useful information for any researcher in a social science, history, art or liberal arts course. This collection is made up of 100 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.

ProQuest Criminal Justice - A comprehensive database supporting research on crime, its causes and impacts, legal and social implications, as well as litigation and crime trends.

ProQuest History Vault: American Indians and American West - ProQuest History Vault unlocks the wealth of key archival materials with a single search. Researchers can access digitized letters, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, financial records, diaries, and many more primary source materials taken from the University Publications of America (UPA) Collections.

ProQuest Social Science Module - Search full text periodicals on subjects such as sociology, criminology and more in this ProQuest Research Library module.

Sage Premier E Journal Collection - Features the full-text contents of over 450 major journals in the fields of criminal justice, education, health, and the social sciences. Over 140,000 articles are currently available through the collection, with backfiles extending to 1999 for all titles.

Social Science Research Network (SSRN) - Consists of two parts: an Abstract Database containing abstracts on over 350,900 scholarly working papers and forthcoming papers and an Electronic Paper Collection currently containing over 285,600 downloadable full text documents in Adobe Acrobat pdf format.

SocINDEX with Full Text - Provides comprehensive coverage of sociology, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study.

Taylor & Francis Online Journal Collection - Provides full-text access to an extensive collection of scholarly journals, covering all subject areas.

Testing & Education Reference Center With Career Module - Includes over 300 practice tests and courses; dozens of ebooks containing valuable study material and practice tests; information on over 4,000 accredited schools; scholarship search featuring $8 billion in available scholarships; resume builder with over 1,000 brainstorming phrases to get you started and career modules covering subjects from career change to salary negotiations.

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