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- Oxford Bibliographies Online lists key readings on a wide range of specific Criminology topics. This is an excellent way to become immersed in your topic, including Criminology theories.
- The Sage Dictionary of Criminology. 2006. [print]
- DSM-V: Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
- Martin's Annual Criminal Code. Access via Westlaw Next Canada.
- Pocket Criminal Code [print]
- Sage Research Methods Online (SRMO). Portal to research methodology.
Encyclopedias will provide you with a foundational overview of your topic before you start researching and writing.
- Sage eReference -- multiple Criminology encyclopedias. Select "Criminology and Criminal Justice".
- Gale Virtual Reference Library -- many Criminology and Social Science encyclopedias. Note these specific Criminology resources -- Gale Criminology Subcollection
- Encyclopedia of Forensic Sciences. 2nd ed (2013)
- Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice (2014)
- Encyclopedia of Serial Killers (2006) [online and print]
- World of Forensic Science, 2nd ed. (2016)
- Encyclopedia of Community Policing and problem solving. (2013) [print]
- Encyclopedia of Police Science. 2 vols. [print]
- Encyclopedia of prisons and correctional facilities 2 vols. [online and print]