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CJ 2255 Methods of Criminal Justice Inquiry; CJ 3170 Criminal Justice Research Methods

Class guide for CJ2255 & CJ 3170

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Start Your Research Here! (Criminal Justice)

Start your search for empirical and/or primary research here. Primary research, or Empirical research, records direct observations or experiences. Empirical research can be analyzed quantitatively or qualitatively.

Finding Articles and Creating Citations - Video Tutorial


  • Search articles in Criminal Justice Abstracts 2:45
  • Add Linked Full Text filter 4:08
  • Article's information 4:36
  • Checking if journal is scholarly/peer-reviewed 5:37
  • Adding Scholarly peer-reviewed filter 6:21
  • Saving, printing, and emailing the article 7:11
  • APA Citing the article 8:47
  • Search articles in Social Sciences full text 10:25
  • Boolean operator quotation marks 11:25
  • Adding Subject and Published date filters 14:13
  • Brief intro to National Criminal Justice Abstracts and Westlaw 15:45
  • More APA citation help 18:40
  • Contact for more help! 19:09 

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