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SOCL 3050: Criminology

A collection of resources and strategies for the BETTER KNOW A PRECINCT project.

Reference Materials

Use Reference Sources, such as encyclopedias, to get a general overview of your topic, including:

  • Background information about a topic.
  • Brief, factual overviews of a topic.
  • Information about important dates, events, and people associated with a topic.
  • Terminology and definitions of terms related to a topic
  • Articles written by authors with expertise in the subject matter.
  • Bibliographies of sources for further reading.