eResources

​Many of the journals we subscribe to are available online. We also offer eBooks and a full document supply service where articles can be emailed to you. Registered library users can have an OpenAthens account to run searches and access full text articles online.

Thousands of full text articles available online via ProQuest, Emerald and EBSCO. We also offer eBooks, which you can find when you search our catalogue.

If you require help, see our searching skills guide. We also offer training on how to run effective searches.

ProQuest 

Coverage: education, political science, social science and sociology. It searches 15 commercial databases with thousands of full text journals.

Emerald 

Coverage: leadership and business management, social sciences, public policy and education. It searches a portfolio of over 290 journals and 2,000 books and book series volumes.

CJA & PBSC

CJA, PBSC & PsycINFO

Criminal Justice Abstracts
Contains more than 400,000 records. Subjects include: criminology; criminal justice; criminal law and procedure; corrections and prisons; police and policing; criminal investigation; forensic sciences and investigation; history of crime; substance abuse and addiction; probation and parole. This resource includes full text for more than 270 magazines and journals.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
This is the world's largest full text psychology database offering full text coverage for more than 500 journals.

PsycINFO
Is the American Psychological Association’s renowned resource for abstracts of peer-reviewed literature in behavioural science and mental health. It contains over 3 million records and summaries dating back to the1600s.  Journal coverage spans from the 1800s to the present.

Medline/Web of Science 

Coverage: medicine, life sciences, sciences, social sciences, arts and humanities. 'Web of Knowledge' incorporates Medline (US National Library of Medicine database with global coverage of  4900 journals) and Web of Science (12,000 journals and 120,000 conference proceedings).

Westlaw (contact the Library for access or to request a search to be run)

Coverage: legal cases and a wide range of UK and European legal information; also news items from national and local newspapers.

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A-Z list of eJournals​

If you are looking for a specific journal, browse the table below. You can view the table of contents and abstracts of articles. The full text of journals from ScienceDirect and Springer are accessible to some police forces via their work networks. 

If you cannot access any articles, please contact us and we can provide a login or supply up to 10 articles in a 7 day period (to comply with copyright restrictions) by email.

Journal Title (A)Online CoveragePrint Coverage

Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science

from Sage

1890 v1 (1) -2009 v621 -
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology
2002 35 (1) -2009 42 (1) -
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British Journal of Community Justice
from Community Justice Portal
Not accessible via Athens - email the library
2004 2 (3) - 2005 3 (3) -
British Journal of Criminology
1996 36 (1) -1960 1 (1) -
British Journal of Sociology
1999 50 (1) -1963-
Business Strategy Series
2007 8 (1) - None
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Child Abuse Review
1996-2002; 2005-1992 1 (1) -
Childright
from the Children's Legal Centre
Not accessible via Athens - email the library
2003 - 1988 (50) -
Coaching at Work
from CIPD
Not accessible via Athens - email the library
Community Safety Journal
from Metapress
Not accessible via Athens - email the library. Note: when you access this it will be called Safer Communities
2003 2 (1) - 2002 1 (1) -
Crime and Delinquency
1955 1 (1) -1973 19 (1) -
Crime Media Culture
2005 1 (1) -2005 1 (1) -
Crime Prevention and Community Safety
Current year plus 4 years archive1999 1 (1) -
Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health
2000 10 (1) -1991 1(1) -
Criminal Justice and Behaviour
1974 1 (1) - 2009 36 (3) -
Criminal Justice Matters
1989 (1) - 1994 (16) -
Criminology
1997 35 (1) - 1972 10 (1) -
Criminology and Criminal Justice [was Criminal Justice...]
2001 1 (1) -
Criminology and Public Policy
2001 1 (1) - 2001 1 (1) - 2003 3 (1) & 2007 6 (1) -
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Development and Learning in Organizations
2003 17 (1) - None
Digital Investigation
2004 1 (1) - 2004 1 (1) -
Disaster Prevention and Management
1994 3 (1) - 2006 15 (2)1992 1 (1) -
1994 3 (1) -1992 1 (1) -
Drugs and Alcohol Today
2001 1 (1) - 2009 9 (1) -
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Economist
from Economist
Not accessible via Athens - email the library
1997 June - Current year plus 1964-1987 on microfilm
Equal Opportunities Review
from IRS
Not accessible via Athens - email the library
1985 No 1. - Jan/Feb 1989 (23) - 2006 (149) & July 2007 (166) -
European J. Crime, Criminal Law and Criminal Justice
1993 1 (1) - 1994 2 (1) -
Evidence and Policy: a journal of research debate and practice
2005 1 (1) - 2009 5 (1) -
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Journal Title (F)Online CoveragePrint Coverage
FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin
from Publisher
Available to all without logging in
1996 - 1948 17 (1) -
Forensic Examiner
from Publisher
Available to all without logging in
2008 Spring - 2009 18 (1) -
Forensic Magazine
from Publisher
Not accessible via Athens - email the library
2006 Feb/March - 2006 June/July 3 (3) -
Forensic Science Communications
from Publisher
Available to all without logging in
1999 1 (1) -
Forensic Science International
2004 139 (1) - 1972 1 (1) - 2001 (116)
Forum on Crime and Society
from UN
Infrequent
2001 -2001 1 (1) -
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Gender in Management
from Emerald
was Women in Management Review prior to 2008
2008 23 (1) - 1989 4 (4) -
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Journal Title (H)Online CoveragePrint Coverage
Homicide Studies
1997 1 (1) -1998 2 (1) -
Howard Journal of Criminal Justice
1997 36 (1) - 1987 26 (1) -
Human Resource Management International Digest
2002 10 (1) - None
Human Resource Management Journal
1997 7 (1) -1999 9 (1) -
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Journal Title (I)Online CoveragePrint Coverage
Industrial and Commercial Training
1994 26 (1) -1985 17 (1) -
1994 26 (1) - 1985 17 (1) -
International Journal of Evidence and Proof
from Vathek
Not accessible via Athens - email the library
2005 9 (1) -1996 1 (1) -
International Journal of Law, Crime and Justice
from Science Direct
(was International Journal of the Sociology of Law)
2008 36 (1) - 2009 36 (1) -
International Journal of Leadership in Public Services
2005 1 (1) - 2007 3 (1) -
International Journal of Police Science and Management
from Vathek
Not accessible via Athens - email the library
2005 7 (1) -1998 1 (1) -
International Journal of the Sociology of Law
from Science Direct
(Continued as International Journal of Law, Crime and Justice)
2004 32 (1) - 2007 35 (4)1979 7 (1) - 2007 35 (4)
Investigator
from Publisher
Available to all without logging in
2009 March -
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Journal Title (J)Online CoveragePrint Coverage
Journal of Business Strategy
2003 24 (1) - None
Journal of Clinical Forensic Medicine
from Science Direct
now Journal of Forensic & Legal Medicine; formerly Police Surgeon
2004 11 (1) - 2006 13 (6-8)1994 1 (1) -
Journal of Criminal Justice
2004 32 (1) - 1973 1 (1) -
Journal of Criminal Justice Education
1990 1 (1) - 2009 20 (1) -
Journal of Criminal Law
from Vathek
Not accessible via Athens - email the library
2009 73 (1) - 1937 1 (1) -
Journal of Ethics in Policing
from Publisher
You can register free at the publisher's website to gain access to this journal
2008 1 (1) - 2008 1 (1) -
Journal of Experimental Criminology
2005 1 (1) - 2012 8 (1) -
Journal of Financial Crime
2002 10 (1) - 1995 3 (1) -
Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine
from Science Direct
Formerly Police Surgeon / Journal of Clinical Forensic Medicine
2007 14 (1) - 1994 1 (1) -
Journal of Forensic Sciences
2006 51 (1) - 1956 1 (1) - 2000 45 (6)
Journal of Interpersonal Violence
1986 1 (1) - 1998 13 (1) -
Journal of Investigative Psychology and Offender Profiling
2005 2 (1) - 2004 1 (1) - 2010 7 (3)
Journal of Knowledge Management
1997 1 (1) - 2000 4 (1) - 2002 6 (5)
Journal of Law and Society
1997 24 (1) - 1982 9 (1) -
Journal of Management Development
1994 13 (1) - 1984 3 (1) -
1994 13 (1) - 1984 3 (1) -
Journal of Managerial Psychology
1994 9 (1) - 1986 1 (1) -
1994 9 (1) - 1986 1 (1) -
Journal of Money Laundering Control
2002 6 (1) - None
Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology
2007 22 (1) -
Journal of Police Crisis Negotiations
2001 1 (1) -2003 3 (1) -
Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquecy
1964 1 (1) - 1973 10 (2) -
Journal of Scandanavian Studies in Criminology and Crime Prevention
2000 1 (1) - 2000 1 (1) -
2000 1 (1) - 2000 1 (1) -
Journal of Sexual Aggression
1991 1 (1) - March 2008 14 (1) -
Journal of Workplace Learning
1994 6 (1) - 2006 18 (1)1997 9 (1) -
1994 6 (1) - 1997 9 (1) -
Justice Quarterly
1997 14 (1) - 2009 26 (1) -
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Journal Title (L)Online CoveragePrint Coverage
Law and Society Review
2003 37 (1) - 2009 43 (1) -
Law Enforcement Technology
2005 32 (1) - 2001 28 (1) -
Leadership
2005 1 (1) - 2005 1 (1) -
Leadership and Organizational Development
1994 15 (1) - 2006 27 (2)1980 1 (2) -
1994 15 (1) - 1980 1 (2) -
Legal and Criminological Psychology
1999 4 (1) - 1996 1 (1) -
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Journal Title (M)Online CoveragePrint Coverage
Management Learning
1970 1 (1) - 1994 25 (1) -
Management Today
from Publisher
Not accessible via Athens - email the library
1991 - 1994 -
Managing Service Quality
1994 4 (1) - 1991 1 (1) -
1994 4 (1) - 1991 1 (1) -
Modern Law Review
1997 60 (1) - 1981 44 (1) -
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Journal Title (N)Online CoveragePrint Coverage
National Institute of Justice Journal
from Publisher
Available to all without logging in
1995 No 229 -
New Statesman
from Publisher
Not accessible via Athens - email the library
1998 - 1971 (81) - 1986 (1120) & 1996 9 (407) -
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Journal Title (O)Online CoveragePrint Coverage
Open Criminology Journal
from Bentham Open
Available to all without logging in
2008 -
Open Forensic Science Journal
from Bentham Open
Available to all without logging in
2008 -
Open Social Science Journal
from Bentham Open
Available to all without logging in
2008 -
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Journal Title (P)Online CoveragePrint Coverage
Police Aviation News
2007 - 1996 -
Police Chief
from IACP
Available to all without logging in
2003 70 (9) - 1957 24 (1) -
Police Journal
from Vathek
Not accessible via Athens - email the library
2005 78 (1) - 1928 1 (1) -
Police Life - Victoria Police Official Magazine
from Publisher
Available to all without logging in
April 2007 -
Police Practice and Research
2002 3 (2) - 2000 1 (1) -
2002 3 (1) - 2000 1 (1) -
Police Quarterly
1998 1 (2) - 2002 5 (1) -
Police Review
from Publisher
Ceased publication in 2011.
Not available1893 1 (1) -
Police: (Federation magazine)
from Publisher
Available to all without logging in
2007 - 1968 1 (1) -
Policing and Society
2002 12 (1) - 1990 1 (1) -
2002 12 (1) - 1990 1 (1) -
Policing: a journal of policy and practice
2007 1 (1) - 2007 1 (1) -
Policing: Int. Jnl of Police Strategies and Management
1997 20 (1) - 1997 20 (1)
1997 20 (1) - 1997 20 (1) -
Policy & Internet
2009 1 (1) -
Prison Service Journal
from Prison Service
Available to all without logging in
Recent issues only1960 1 (1) -
Psychology Crime and Law
2002 8 (3) - 1994 1 (1) -
2002 8 (3) - 1994 1 (1) -
Public Money and Management
1981 1 (1) - 1988 8 (1) -
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Journal Title (R)Online CoveragePrint Coverage
RCMP Gazette
from from Publisher
Available to all without logging in
2007 69 (2) -
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Journal Title (S)Online CoveragePrint Coverage
Safer Communities
2002 1 (1) - 2008 7 (3) -
Science and Justice
from Science Direct
formerly Journal of the Forensic Science Society
2007 47 (1) - 1995 35 (1) -
Security Journal
Current year plus 4 years archive1991 2 (1) -
Strategic Direction
2002 18 (1) - None
Strategy and Leadership
2000 28 (1) - None
Studies in Conflict and Terrorism
1999 22 (1) - 1992 15 (1) - 1995 18 (4) and January 2007 30 (1) -
Surveillance and Society
from Surveillance and Society
Available to all without logging in
2002 - None
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Journal Title (T)Online CoveragePrint Coverage
Terrorism and Political Violence
2001 13 (1) - 1990 2 (1) -
2001 13 (1) - 1990 2 (1) -
Theoretical Criminology
1997 1 (1) - 1997 1 (1) -
TQM Journal
from Emerald
(formerly TQM Magazine)
2008 20 (1) - 1999 1 (1) -
TQM Magazine
from Emerald
(Now TQM Journal)
1994 6 (1) - 2007 19 (6)1989 1 (2) -
Training Journal
from Publisher
Not accessible via Athens - email the library
1999 1 (1) - 1999 1 (1) -
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Journal Title (W)Online CoveragePrint Coverage
Web Journal of Current Legal Issues
from University of Newcastle upon Tyne
Available to all without logging in
1995 - None
Women in Management Review
from Ingenta
(now Gender in Management)
1994 9 (1) - 2007 22 (8)1989 4 (4) -
from Emerald
(now Gender in Management)
1994 9 (1) - 2007 22 (8)1989 4 (4) -
Work and Stress
1999 13 (1) - 1987 1 (1) -
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Journal Title (Y)Online CoveragePrint Coverage
Youth Justice
2001 1 (1) - 2001 1 (1) -

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