Key Resources

Reference articles that explain key concepts and issues relevant to the study of criminology.
Use to find abstracts (summaries/references) for articles in criminology and law-related fields, as well as government documents.
Use to find articles in the behavioural sciences (including criminology). Search for specific research methodologies by using "Advanced" option.
Quickest way to retrieve full text of Canadian cases and legislation. Use the case citation (reference) to search, if you have it.

Criminology is a behavioural science that studies crime and criminal justice, drawing from knowledge in law, psychology and sociology, as well as other disciplines. Use this guide to begin your research, and contact Julie Lavigne, the Legal Studies Librarian, for online or telephone consultations.

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