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E-Books

FORENSICnetBASE (CRCnetBASE)

Full text forensic eBooks covering criminal justice and law, computer crime investigation and forensics.

E-Journals

Cambridge Journals Digital Archive

Provides access to 171 journals published by Cambridge University Press. The collection includes a mixture of titles with publication dates running from 1827 until approximately 2000. Subjects covered include Humanities, Social Sciences, Science, Technology and Medicine.

Contemporary Justice Review

Quarterly journal published by Taylor and Francis which covers criminal, social and restorative justice issues. Full text available from 2003.

Oxford Journals Archive 1849 to 1995

Historical archive. Full text of 140 Oxford journals from volume one, issue one, to 1995. Can be cross-searched or browsed by subject clumps - humanities, law, medicine, science and social science. *Please note:* using the Search facility will search all journals irrespective of date. Any articles published post 1995 will not be available.

Taylor and Francis Online

Full text journals published by Taylor and Francis in the areas of science, technology and social sciences. (We do not have access to Taylor & Francis eBooks).

Wiley Online Library

Full text journals from Wiley-Blackwell covering science, technology, forensics, business and management, computer science, education, engineering, law, and mathematics.

Indexes

Scopus

A large multidisciplinary abstract and indexing database that provides access to over 20,000 peer-reviewed titles, including 2,800 gold open access journals, from more than 5,000 international publishers. Scopus indexes more than 50,000 books, 6.5 million conference papers and 24 million patents from five patent offices.

Library Catalogues

Open Research Online - Open University

The Open University repository of research publications and other output from 2001 to date. The resource is searchable and by academic unit/department, interdisciplinary research centre and year.

Recommended Websites

British and Irish Legal Information Institute

British and Irish case law & legislation, European Union case law, Law Commission reports, and other law-related British and Irish material.

DOAJ Directory of Open Access Journals

A directory of quality controlled open access journals in all scholarly and scientific subject areas. Contains over 2500 titles. These journals do not impose an embargo period but some may require free online registration.

Hurisearch

Search engine to facilitate access to human rights information on the World Wide Web.

World Legal Information Institute

Gives free access to nearly 900 databases covering legal issues, from over 120 different countries. Also provides links to over 15,000 law-related web sites.

Standards and Patents

European Patent Office

Worldwide patents searchable by subject, person or organisation. Gives patent number, date, inventor and a descriptive abstract.