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New Research Resource


    SAGE Research Methods is an essential methods library with more than 1000 books, reference works, journal articles, and instructional videos from academics across the social sciences.


Check Sage's Research Basics page for Criminology and Criminal Justice.

Also check our Sage Knowledge collection for a wide assortment of texts on all aspects of the research process.  

Key Resources

Welcome! For more options, try our comprehensive list of resources or consult a Subject Librarian or discipline-specific Subject Guide.

Key Data Resources

Streaming Video Collections

Kanopy provides a broad range of documentaries across the disciplines.  See especially the Law & Criminal Justice, Human Rights, and Sociology areas.

Academic Video Online (AVON) offers videos of interest to a broad range of disciplines. 


Library Quick Links

  • Scholar OneSearch provides simple, one-stop searching for books, articles, e-resources, government publications, and more. To search the NU library catalogs for books, e-books, and other local resources, use the dropdown to select the Library Catalogs option.

Featured Resources

Homeland Security Digital Library - HSDL is a major collection of homeland security policy and strategy related documents. This resource provides quick access to important U.S. policy documents, presidential directives, and national strategy documents as well as specialized resources such as theses and research reports from various universities, organizations, local agencies and state agencies.    

Oxford Bibliographies These resources provide excellent topical overviews. Bibliographies are available for Criminology and Sociology as well as a variety of other disciplines.

Your Librarian

Roxanne Palmatier
270 Snell Library
(617) 373-4968