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Security Studies and Criminology

Specialist dictionaries, encyclopedias and handbooks

eBook collections

Ebooks@Macquarie libguide

The Library has a great collection of ebooks in the subject area of criminology providing either overviews or in-depth discussion on topics, for examples:

eBook Collection (EBSCOHost) - True Crime

JSTOR - Security Studies content, e.g. drug trafficking

Oxford Handbooks Online - Criminology and Criminal Justice

ProQuest Ebook Central - Social Science / Criminology

Routledge Handbooks Online - Criminology and Criminal Justice

Useful links

Criminology databases

News databases

Australia and New Zealand Newsstream

This database contains a selection of full text newspapers (including the Sydney morning herald, the Age, and the Australian) and newswires from Australia and New Zealand covering regional and international topics. 


Factiva is a research and current awareness database that provides access to a large archive of news, including The Wall Street Journal, and business information such as company and industry snapshots.
Check out this comprehensive Factiva guide or the Factiva Youtube channel  for hints and tips on how to get the most out of this resource.
Newspaper Source Plus provides full text for over 700 United States and international newspapers. It also contains full text television & radio news transcripts.