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Criminology Research Guide

RefWorks - Online Citation Manager


Use RefWorks, an online citation manager, to keep track of all your articles and to create a bibliography for your research papers. Learn more about it on our RefWorks Guide:

Access to RefWorks:

Searching a specific database

This tutorial covers the advantages of searching through specific library databases individually instead of searching the library catalog.

This tutorial covers:

  • using subject search filters
  • selecting "Peer Reviewed" articles 
  • locating the full-text PDF to download articles onto your device 

We also cover what to do when the HNU Library does not have access to a PDF of the article you want.

Key Databases

Secondary Source Databases:
Primary Source Databases:

If you have a Google/Gmail account, sign into your account and learn how to link your Google Scholar account to our databases

Google Scholar Search

As with anything else, working with case law and legal citations can be tricky at first but gets easier with practice. These resources can help you find materials to work with and get you acclimated to what you're looking at.

Find an article you would like access to? Submit an interlibrary loan request for the article and we will try to get it for you from one of our partner libraries.