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Welcome to the Law and Society Guide
This guide is intended to introduce users to the research process and share some authoritative, targeted resources to consult when first beginning your research. Legal research can be quite complicated, so please keep in mind that Librarians are available to assist you with your research at any stage of the process. If you need help, please ask!
Search Reference Universe
An index to over 47,000 subject encyclopedias and reference works. Search the contents of reference works, then locate relevant items in Memorial University Libraries via links to the library catalogue.
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- LawCentral CanadaThis informative website contains a large collection of links to Canadian information and education resources on justice and legal issues. The project is maintained by the Legal Resource Centre of Alberta Ltd. and funded by the Alberta Law Foundation.
- Discover Criminal JusticeA comprehensive guide to Criminal Justice degree programs offered in the United States. The website also includes career articles and interviews with criminal justice experts, professors, and recent graduates on a variety of topics relating to criminal justice, criminology, forensic science, forensic psychology, police studies, etc.
Kanopy Streaming Video Trial (Available until November 30)
Kanopy is a "Netflix-like" solution for college campuses offering over 26,000 films -- documentaries, feature films and training videos -- from thousands of producers with many new releases launched daily. You can explore their films on our trial website at: https://mun.kanopystreaming.com
Touching on all topics, featured producers in Kanopy's collection include Criterion Collection, PBS, HBO, The Great Courses, California Newsreel, Kino Lorber, Media Education Foundation, First Run Features, BBC, New Day Films, and many more. Films can be watched from anywhere, anytime by all staff and students.
Some of the films available include: