Law Enforcement Databases

Recommended Databases

Criminal Justice (ProQuest)   

ProQuest Criminal Justice is a comprehensive database of U.S. and international criminal justice journals.


Lexis Nexis (Reed Elsevier Inc.)   

Full text documents from news, business, legal, medical and reference publications.


Additional Databaes

America's Newspapers (News Bank, Inc.)   

Search current and archived state, national, and international full-text articles on issues, events, business, government and more with over 1,500 newspapers and other news sources including the Dallas Morning News (8/12/84-Current), Lubbock Avalanche-Journal (6/6/03-Current), and USA Today (7/1/87-Current).


Criminal Justice Collection (Gale)    

150 journals for lawyers, law enforcement, and paralegals.


Homeland Security Digital Library (Department of the Navy (DON))

Collection of open-source resources related to homeland security policy, strategy and organizational management.


Learning Express Library (Learing Express)    TexShare Logo

Access over 800 online practice tests and interactive skillbuilding tutorials. Tests include: THEA, EMT-Basic, Paramedic, Police Officer Exam, NCLEX-RN, Physical Therapist Assistant, US Citizenship and many more.


Legal Collection (Ebsco)   TexShare Logo

Full text from scholarly law journals. Info on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends.


Military & Government Collection (Ebsco)   TexShare Logo

Information pertaining to branches of the military and government from periodicals, academic journals and other content sites. Full text articles and abstracts.


Military & Intelligence Database (Gale)

Over 500 titles and 7 million articles with links to related outside sources.


Opposing Viewpoints (Gale)

Opposing Viewpoints features continuously updated viewpoints, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.


Vocational & Career Collection (Ebsco)   TexShare Logo

Full text coverage from trade and industry-related periodicals.


Vocations, Careers & Technical Education Collection (Gale)   TexShare Logo

This collection provides content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.


War and Terrorism Collection (Gale)

Articles covering the history of conflicts and their causes.