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Selected Criminal Justice Resources in Print

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Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

American Justice. 3 v. Pasadena, CA: Salem Press, 1996.
REF KF154 .A44 1996

Bailey, Frankie Y. and Steven Chermak. Famous American Crimes and Trials. 5 v. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2004.
REF HV9950 .F36 2004

Bailey, William G., ed. The Encyclopedia of Police Science. New York: Garland, 1989.
REF HV7901 .E53 1989

Beckman, Erik. The Criminal Justice Dictionary. 2nd ed., rev. Ann Arbor, MI: Pierian Press, 1983.
REF HV6017 .B4 1983

Black, Henry Campbell. Black's Law Dictionary. 7th ed.St. Paul, MN: West Pub., 1999.
REF KF156 .B532 1999

Borgatta, Edgar F. and Marie L. Borgatta, eds. Encyclopedia of Sociology. 4 v. New York: Macmillan, 1991.
REF HM17 .E5 1991

Bosworth, Mary, ed. Encyclopedia of Prisons & Correctional Facilities. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2005.
REF HV9471 .E693 2005

Brenner, John C. Forensic Science: An Illustrated Dictionary. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, 2004.
REF HV8073 .B677 2004

Bryant, Clifton D., ed. Encyclopedia of Criminology and Deviant Behavior. 4 v. Philadelphia: Brunner-Routledge, 2001.
REF HV6017 .E53 2001

Burton, William C. Legal Thesaurus. New York: Macmillan, 1992.
REF KF156 .B856 1992

Carson-DeWitt, Rosalyn, ed. Drugs, Alcohol, and Tobacco: Learning About Addictive Behavior. 3 v. New York: Macmillan Reference USA, 2003.
REF HV5804 .D78 2003

Champion, Dean J. The American Dictionary of Criminal Justice: Key Terms and Major Court Cases. 3rd ed. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 2005.
REF HV7411 .C48 2005

Chandler, Ralph C., Richard A. Enslen, and Peter G. Renstrom. The Constitutional Law Dictionary. 2 v. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 1985.
REF KF4548.5 .C47 1985

Das, Dilip K., ed. World Police Encyclopedia. 2 v. New York: Routledge, 2006.

REF HV7901 .W64 2006

Davis, Mark S. The Concise Dictionary of Crime and Justice. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2002.
REF HB6017 .D38 2002

DeSola, Ralph. Crime Dictionary. Rev. and expanded ed. New York: Facts on File, 1988.
REF HV6025 .D43 1988

Dressler, Joshua, ed. Encyclopedia of Crime & Justice. 2nd ed. 4 v. New York: Macmillan Reference USA, 2002.
REF HV6017 .E52 2002

Falcone, David N. Prentice Hall’s Dictionary of American Criminal Justice, Criminology, and Criminal Law. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall, 2005.
REF KF9223 .A68 F35 2005

Fay, John J. The Police Dictionary and Encyclopedia. Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, 1988.
REF HV7901 .F39 1988

Gifis, Steven H. Law Dictionary. Third ed. Woodbury, NY: Barron's Educational Series, Inc., 1991.
REF KF156 .G53 1991

Grossman, Mark. Encyclopedia of Capital Punishment. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 1998.
REF HV8694 .G76 1998

Hall, Kermit L., ed. The Oxford Guide to the Supreme Court. 2nd ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 2005.
REF KF8742 .A35 O93 2005

Janosik, Robert J., ed. Encyclopedia of the American Judicial System: Studies of the Principal Institutions and Processes of Law. 3 v. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1987.
REF KF154 .E53 1987

Kurian, George Thomas. World Encyclopedia of Police Forces and Penal Systems. New York: Facts on File, 1989.
REF HV7901 .K87 1989

Lane, Brian and Wilfed Gregg. The Encyclopedia of Mass Murder. London: Brockhampton Press, 1997.
REF HV6515 .L36 1997

Levinson, David, ed. Encyclopedia of Crime and Punishment. 4 v. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2002.
REF HV6017 .E524 2002

McShane, Marilyn D. and Frank P. Williams III, eds. Encyclopedia of American Prisons. New York: Garland, 1996.
REF HV9471 .E425 1996

McShane, Marilyn D. and Frank P. Williams III, ed. Encyclopedia of Juvenile Justice. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2003.
REF HV9104 .E58 2003

Newton, Michael. Encyclopedia of High-Tech Crime and Crime-Fighting. New York: Facts on File, 2004.

REF HV6773 .N48 2004

Newton, Michael. Encyclopedia of Serial Killers. New York: Checkmark Books, 2000.

REF HV6245 .N49 2000

Newton, Michael. Encyclopedia of Unsolved Crimes. New York: Facts on File, 2004.
REF HV6251 .N48 2004

Palmer, Louis J. Jr. Encyclopedia of DNA and the United States Criminal Justice System. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Co., 2004.

REF RA1057.55 .P34 2004

Rafter, Nicole Hahn, ed. Encyclopedia of Women and Crime. Phoenix: Oryx Press, 2000.
REF HV6046 .E56 2000

Roth, Michael P. Prisons and Prison Systems: A Global Encyclopedia. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2006.

REF HV8665 .R67 2006

Rush, George E. The Dictionary of Criminal Justice. Guilford, CT: Dushkin/McGraw-Hill, 2003.
REF HV7411 .R87 2003

Salinger, Lawrence M., ed. Encyclopedia of White-Collar & Corporate Crime. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2005.
REF HV6768 .E63 2005

Siegel, Jay A., ed. Encyclopedia of Forensic Sciences. 3 v. San Diego: Academic Press, 2000.
REF HV 8073 .E53 2000

Sills, David, ed. International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences. 19 v. New York: Macmillan, 1968-1979.
REF H40 .A2 I5

Smith, Merril D., ed. Encyclopedia of Rape. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2004.
REF HV6558 .E53 2004

Statsky, William. West's Legal Thesaurus/Dictionary: A Resource for the Writer and the Computer Researcher. St. Paul, MN: West Publishing, 1985.
REF KF156 .S7 1985

Sullivan, Larry, ed. Encyclopedia of Law Enforcement. 3v. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2005.
REF HV7921 .E53 2005

West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 13 v. Detroit: Thomson/Gale: 2005.
REF KF154 .W47 2005

Wright, Richard A. and J. Mitchell Miller, eds. Encyclopedia of Criminology. New York: Routledge: 2005. 3 v.
REF HV6017 .E5295 2005


Bergman, Paul and Sara J. Berman-Barrett. The Criminal Law Handbook: Know Your Rights, Survive the System. 5th ed. Berkeley, CA: Nolo, 2003.

REF KF9619.6 .B47 2003

Burns, Ronald G. and Michael J. Lynch. Environmental Crime: A Sourcebook. New York: LFB Scholarly Pub., 2004.

REF HV6403 .B87 2004

Crime Classification Manual. New York: Lexington Books, 1992.
REF HV6253 .C75 1991

International Handbook of Contemporary Developments in Criminology. 2 v. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1983.
REF HV6028 .I57 1983

Kronnenwetter, Michael. Terrorism: A Guide to Events and Documents. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 2004.

REF HV6431 .M5 M35 2004

Mannes, Aaron. Profiles in Terror: The Guide to the Middle East Terrorist Organizations. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2004.

REF HV6626.52 .C557 2004

Quay, Herbert C., ed. Handbook of Juvenile Delinquency. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1987.
REF HV9104 .H24 1987

Roberts, Albert R. Juvenile Justice Sourcebook: Past, Present, and Future. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.
REF HV9104 .J868 2004

Theobaris Athan G., ed. The FBI: A Comprehensive Reference Guide. Phoenix, AZ: Oryx Press, 1999.
REF HV8144 .F43 T48 1999


Anderson's Directory of Criminal Justice Education. Cincinnati, OH: Anderson Pub., Co., 1986 -
REF HV7419.5 .A5 1991

Hawaii. Criminal Justice Commission. Directory of Crime Prevention Programs. Honolulu: The Commission, 1989.
OCEANICREF HV7431 .D5 1989

National Directory of Law Enforcement Administrators, Correctional Institutions and Related Agencies. 41st ed. Stevens Point, WI: National Public Safety Information Bureau, 2005.

REF HV8130 .N37 2005


Axelrod, Alan and Charles Phillips with Kurt Kemper. Cops, Crooks, and Criminologists: An International Biographical Dictionary of Law Enforcement. New York: Facts on File, 1996.
REF HV7911 .A1 A94 1996

Deegan, Mary Jo, ed. Women in Sociology: A Bio-Bibliographical Sourcebook. New York: Greenwood Press, 1991.
REF HM22 .U5 W66 1991

Frasier, David K. Murder Cases of the Twentieth Century: Biographies and Bibliographies of 280 Convicted or Accused Killers. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Co., 1996.
REF HV6245 .F74 1996

Mannheim, Herman. Pioneers in Criminology. 2nd ed., enl. Montclair, NJ: Patterson Smith, 1972.
REF HV6025 .M322 1972

Martin, Randy, Robert J. Mutchnick, and W. Timothy Austin. Criminological Thought: Pioneers Past and Present. New York: Macmillan, 1990.
REF HV6023 .M37 1990

Sills, David, ed. International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences. 19 v. New York: Macmillan, 1968-79.
REF H40 .A2 I5 V. 18 Biographical Supplement


Beirne, Piers and Joan Hill. Comparative Criminology: An Annotated Bibliography. New York: Greenwood Press, 1991.
REF HV6025 .B44 1991

Felkenes, George T. and Harold K. Becker. Law Enforcement: A Selected Bibliography. 2nd ed. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1977.
REF KF9201 .F44 1977

Hartjen, Clayton A. and S. Priyadarsini, comps. Delinquency and Juvenile Justice: An International Bibliography. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2004.

REF HV9069 .H376 2004

Johnson, Emily. Basic Sources in Criminal Justice: A Selected Bibliography. Washington: National Institute of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement Assistance Administration, U.S. Department of Justice, 1978.
REF HV8138 .J64 1978

Marcus, Marvin. Criminal Justice: Bibliography. 2d ed. Atlanta: School of Urban Life, Georgia State University, 1976.
REF KF9223 .A1 M37 1976

Schmalleger, Frank. Criminal Justice Ethics: Annotated Bibliography and Guide to Sources. New York: Greenwood Press, 1991.
REF HV9950 .S36 1991


Benamati, Dennis C., Phyllis A. Schultze, Adam C. Bouloukos, and Graeme R. Newman. Criminal Justice Information: How to Find It, How to Use It. Phoenix, AZ: Oryx, 1998.
REF HV7419.5 .C75 1998

Elias, Stephen and Susan Levinkind. Legal Research: How to Find and Understand the Law. 12th ed. Berkeley CA: Nolo, 2004.

REF KF240 .L417 2004

Supreme Court

Biskupic, Joan. The Supreme Court Yearbook. Washington, DC: Congressional Quarterly. 1989/90 -
REF KF8741 .A152 S95

Guenther, Nancy Anderman. United States Supreme Court Decisions: An Index to Excerpts, Reprints, and Discussions. Second ed. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1983.
REF KF101.6 .G83 1983

Hall, Kermit L., ed. The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States. 2nd ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 2005.
REF KF8742 .A35 O93 2005

Hartman, Gary R., Roy M. Mersky, and Cindy Tate Slavinski. Landmark Supreme Court Cases: The Most Influential Decisions of the Supreme Court of the United States. New York: Facts on File, 2004.
REF KF8742 .H37 2004

Johnson, John W. Historic U.S. Court Cases 1690-1990: An Encyclopedia. New York: Garland, 1992.
REF KF 385 .A4 J64 1992

Savage, David G. Guide to the U.S. Supreme Court. 4th ed. 2 v. Washington, D.C.: CQ Press, 2004.
REF KF8742 .W567 2004

The Supreme Court: Justice and the Law. Third ed. Washington, DC: Congressional Quarterly, 1983.
REF KF8742 .S92 1983


Compendium of Federal Justice Statistics. Washington, DC: U.S. Department Of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics. 1985 -
HV9950 .C65

Crime in Hawaii. Honolulu: Hawaii Criminal Justice Statistical Analysis Center. 1990 -

Crime Trend Series: Uniform Crime Reporting Program in Hawaii. Honolulu: Crime Prevention Division, Department of the Attorney General, 1993 -


Semi-Annual Crime Summary, State of Hawaii. Honolulu: Crime Prevention Division, Department of the Attorney General, State of Hawaii, 1996 -

Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics. 1988 -
REF HV6787 .S67
CD-ROM 1998 (includes 1994, 1995 and 1996 editions)

United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation. Uniform Crime Reports for the United States. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office. 1987-
REF HV6787 .A3