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Forensic Science: Articles

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Databases are collections of peer reviewed articles, conference papers etc. You can use them to search for journal articles, ebooks, statistics, newspaper articles and other resources for your assignments.

Find Databases tool

Use the Find Databases tool > Science > Chemistry and Forensic Science for a full listing of databases

Top Forensic Science Databases

  • Biological Sciences Database:general biology and biomedical database. Also includes Toxline and Toxicology Abstracts
  • EMBASE: Excerpta Medica: major biomedical and pharmaceutical database covering drug research, pharmacology, pharmaceutics, toxicology, environmental health, drug dependence and abuse, and forensic medicine
  • Proquest Science and Technology: includes 22 databases in forensic science and cybercrime 
  • Science Direct: peer reviewed science and applied science journals 
  • SciFinder Scholar: covers areas of chemical engineering, industrial chemistry, materials science, biochemistry, pharmacology and medicine. It also includes patents and conference papers
  • Springer Link - journals, books and reference works in all disciplines, good science coverage  
  • Taylor and Francis online - peer reviewed and open access journals in all disciplines, good science coverage    
  • Web of Knowledge:contains Web of Science, ISI Proceedings, Current Contents Connect,  Journal Citation Reports.
Australian Law databases 
Other international Law databases such as Criminal Justice Periodicals (Proquest) and Wiley Online Library can be found via the A-Z database list under Law