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Forensics Research Pathfinder

SHS Library Catalog: Print & eBooks

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Search the Library Catalog

Click on SEARCH tab.
Try different search words and variations:
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  • forensic = 88
  • forensics = 21
  • forensic*=93
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  • forensic sciences =48
  • crime scene searches=5
Also try broadening or narrowing your search:
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  • Murderers = 23
  • Serial killers = 7
  • Jack the Ripper = 2
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Loan periods:

Nonfiction - 3 week loan period
  • Criminal Investigation: 363.25
  • Criminology, Murder: 364.1523
  • Forensic Medicine: 614.1

Reference Books - Library Use Only
Photocopies available for 5¢ per page.
  • Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice REF 364.03 ENC
  • West's Encyclopedia of American LawREF 348.7303 WES
  • World of Forensic Science
    REF 363.2503 WOR

Ebooks may be read anytime online.

Databases

The SHS databases are subscription resources that contain thousands of journals, magazines, newspapers, reference books, images, etc.
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Contains eBooks, such as UXL
Encyclopedia of Science, Digital
Crime, and Forensic Science in CyberSpace
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Contains abstracts and full-text articles from
book and scholarly science journals, such as
Forensic Science International, Journal of Forensic
Medicine, and Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine
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Contains reference books, magazine, newspapers, primary documents, and multimedia files on your topic. Choose Advanced search and try various search words.
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Search 24 Gale Databases at once.





Websites

Use the search engines listed below to access websites (.org, .edu, .com).
Remember to use a variety of search terms and evaluate the websites!
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Index to scholarly, authoritative papers,SOME full-text.
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Tanya Sasvaryand Diane McCarron Copyright © 2011 Spackenkill High School, Spackenkill Union Free School District