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Criminal Justice

Crime and Justice

Encyclopaedia, also spelled encyclopedia, reference work that contains information on all branches of knowledge or that treats a particular branch of knowledge in a comprehensive manner.  Encyclopedia Britannica,

Subject or specialized encyclopedias provide a focus on a topical area and are particularly useful in providing background information when starting research.

Below is a selected list of encyclopedias of interest for criminal justice.  To find others conduct a keyword search with a topic and the word encyclopedia; e.g. fraud and encyclopedia.

To locate encyclopedias, use ONESEARCH and conduct a SUBJECT search with a subject and the subheading encyclopedia. Here are some examples:

Criminology -- Encyclopedias
Criminal justice, Administration of -- Encyclopedias