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