Criminal Justice Library Resources

Lyda Ellis


Lyda Ellis received her MA and M.L.I.S. from the University of Alabama. She is an Assistant Professor at the James A. Michener Library and is the librarian for Criminal Justice. If you need help with your papers or projects in Criminal Justice please contact Lyda to set up an appointment.

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Library Research Guide

This guide covers your research needs for Criminal Justice at UNC. You will find information about books, journals, government sources, and web sources. You will also find course specific pages useful for research on your Criminal Justice papers and projects. A list of new books and DVDs as well as a list of newly published journal articles is also available. Help with citing sources in the APA format is provided as well as tutorials for searching the UNC Library catalog and UNC databases.

New Material in the Criminal Justice Collection (RSS Feed)

Search for Books, Government Documents, and DVDs through the Source
Online Catalog

Use the search bar to find information on your research topics! You will be directed into the library catalog.

Do we have the journal you need? Check using the Journal Title Search

If your research involves journal articles, you can see if the library has the article you need. You will be taken into the library catalog and then into the appropriate database. If the article you need is not available in full text through a database you can order it through Inter-Library Loan.

For further information about library resources for criminal justice, feel free to contact Lyda Ellis.