Criminal Justice Newsletter: Home

The latest resources and news for Criminal Justice.

A Special Newsletter from La Loria Konata, Subject Specialist Librarian for AYSPS

For additional information and resources, visit the Criminal Justice Research Guides.

In This Issue

Mobile Tools 
Explore new tools for finding resources and conducting research on the go.  

New Books and Videos 
Check out the latest Criminal Justice resources.

Top 10 Downloads List 
View ScholarWorks@GSU's most downloaded articles published by AYSPS researchers this year.

Police Brutality Resources 
View scholarship related to this timely and significant issue.

Top News and Announcements

Join me for #AYSGradHacks! 
As part of the #AYSGradHacks workshop series for Andrew Young School graduate students, I'll be conducting two Citing While Writing workshops featuring information about using EndNote and Zotero for citation management.

  • Monday, September 26th @ 3:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, October 6th @ 12:00 noon

Both workshops will take place in the AYSPS lab on the 7th floor and are open to the entire AYS community.

Recently Published? Use Google Scholar to Track Your Citations. To see your cited by numbers, go to and select My Citations at the top of the page to complete your profile.

New Library Data Services Resources. Need help organizing, interpreting, or managing data? The University Library Research Data Services Team supports research project and learning across multiple disciplines involving quantitative, qualitative, business and spatial/GIS data. They'll be hosting a series of workshops, meet-ups, and one-on-one consultations throughout the year. Click the link above for more information.

Database trial to APA Style Central. GSU has trial access to APA Style Central. This trial is available to the entire GSU community both on and off-campus. The trial runs from August 1st – August 31st. Please forward any feedback to me.

APA has also provided us with a guide to maximizing the trial: APA Style CENTRAL Welcome Kit – Making the Most of your Trial

About APA Style Central:

We are the official and ultimate resource on APA Style. Our goal is to help you think and write like a seasoned professional. Consult our digital library of APA Style quick guides and tutorials to refine your writing. Learn how to plan sound research with our research tools, and build a reference library with customized APA Style reference templates. Translate your research into concise, powerful articles that are formatted for style. When your work is ready, use our browse and search features to identify the best journals for publication.

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