This guide is designed for students in Criminology 410: Senior Research Seminar: Experiments in Crime and Justice. It provides resources for preparing a literature review in criminology, as well as an introduction to resources available on campus for data collection and analysis.
Don't reinvent the wheel if you don't have to. Finding a relevant literature review can lead to a trove of helpful citations. You can find this in a journal or a reference source.
Most article databases have special features that help you with precise, effective searching.
The bibliography at the end of the article tells you whom the author cited. But the library provides databases that can also tell you who cited that author.
Citation management software simplifies the process of collecting citations and creating bibliographies.