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Australian Criminology Database

Publication Details

Frequency: Monthly
Coverage: 1968 - present
Records: 69,000+

Subjects covered

  • Criminal law
  • Criminology & criminal justice
  • Social, education & cultural law

Australian Criminology Database (CINCH), produced by the JV Barry Library, Australian Institute of Criminology, is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts articles from published and unpublished material on all aspects of crime and criminal justice from 1968 onwards.

Source documents include journal articles, monographs, monograph chapters, conference papers, government documents, book reviews and theses. Statistical publications in serial form such as annual statistical reviews are gradually being added to the database.

Subject coverage includes all aspects of crime and criminal justice including corrections, crime, crime prevention, criminal law, criminology, juvenile justice, law enforcement, police and victims of crime.

Australian Criminology Database

CURRENTLY INDEXED

* Indicates comprehensively indexed

Addiction
Adelaide Law Review
Aggression and Violent Behavior
Alternative Law Journal
Asian journal of criminology
Association News (Police Association of Tasmania)
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology*
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health
Australian Child and Family Welfare (see: Children Australia)
Australian Domestic & Family Violence Clearinghouse Newsletter
Australian Feminist Law Journal
Australian journal of emergency management, The
Australian Journal of Forensic Sciences
Australian Journal of Human Rights
Australian Journal of Psychology
Australian Journal of Social Issues
Australian Law Journal
Australian Police Journal
Australian Psychologist
Australian Social Trends
Behavioral sciences and the law
Blueprint : the official magazine of the South Australia Police
Bond Law Review
British Journal of Criminology
Centre Lines
Child abuse and neglect
Child Abuse Review
Children Australia
Civil Liberty
Contemporary Drug Problems
Corrections News (New Zealand. Department of Corrections)
Corrections News (Queensland. Department of Corrective Services)
Corrective Services Bulletin
Crime and delinquency
Crime and Justice Bulletin (each issue indexed separately) *
Crime, law and social change
Crime Prevention and Community Safety
Criminal Justice and Behaviour
Criminal Justice Matters
Criminal Law Journal
Criminal Law Quarterly
Current Issues in Criminal Justice
Drug and Alcohol Review
DVRCV Advocate
Environmental and planning law journal
Evaluation
Evaluation journal of Australasia
Family Matters
Federal Law Review
Front Lines : a Newsletter on Violence
Global crime
HIV Australia
Homicide Studies
Human Rights Defender
Indigenous Law Bulletin
International Criminal Justice Review
International journal for crime, justice and social democracy
International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice
International Journal of Comparative Criminology
International Journal of Drug Policy
International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology
International Journal of Police Science & Management
International journal of law, crime and justice
International perspectives in victimology
Internet law bulletin
Intersec
Journal (Police Association (Victoria))
Journal of criminal justice
Journal of Criminal Law
Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology
Journal of Drug Issues
Journal of Financial Crime
Journal of experimental criminology
Journal of forensic psychiatry and psychology
Journal of Interpersonal Violence
Journal of Judicial Administration
Journal of law and medicine
Journal of Money Laundering Control
Journal of Quantitative Criminology
Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency
Journal of Sociology
Judicial Officers' Bulletin
Justice Trends
Koori Justice
Koori Mail
Law Society Journal
Measures of Australia's Progress
Medical Journal of Australia
Melbourne University Law Review
Monash University Law Review
New South Wales Police News
New Zealand Police Association police news
NSW Corrective Services Bulletin
Of substance
Parity
Platypus
Police Journal
Police Journal (SA)
Police Life
Police Practice and Research
Police quarterly
Policing : an International Journal of Police Strategies and Management
Policing and Society
Prison Journal
Prison Service Journal
Psychology, crime and law
Psychiatry, psychology and law
Public administration today
Punishment and Society
Queensland Lawyer
Safer communities : a journal of practice, opinion, policy and research
Security Journal
Social Justice
Social Policy Journal of New Zealand
Sunday Telegraph
Sunday Times (Perth)
Sydney Law Review
Sydney Morning Herald
Territory Police Journal
Theft Torque
Theft Watch
Theoretical Criminology
TI Australia news
Traffic Bulletin
Trends and Issues in Crime and Criminal Justice (each issue indexed separately)*
Uniken
University of New South Wales Law Journal
University of Queensland Law Journal
University of Tasmania Law Review
University of Western Australia Law Review
Victoria Police Association Journal
Violence Against Women
Violence and Victims
WA Police News
Weekend Australian Magazine
Women and criminal justice
Women Against Violence
Youth & Society
Youth Studies Australia

NO LONGER INDEXED or CEASED

About the House
ALRM Focus
APCCA Newsletter
Australasian Centre for Policing Research Bulletin
Australasian Victimology : Journal of the Australasian Society of Victimology
Australia & New Zealand Journal of Law & Education
Australia and Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific
Australian Criminology Information Bulletin
Australian Financial Review
Australian Indigenous Law Reporter
Australian Journal of Law & Society
Australian Journal of Public Administration
Australian Law News (see: Australian Lawyer)
Australian Lawyer
Bulletin
Business Review Weekly
Campus Review
Canadian Journal of Criminology (later title: Canadian Journal of Criminology and Criminal Justice)
Canberra Bulletin of Public Administration See Public administration today
Child Abuse Prevention Newsletter
Comfraud Bulletin
Connexions
Contemporary Justice Review
Corrections Today Magazine
Crime & Justice International
Crime and Justice News
Crime Prevention News
Crime Prevention Update
Criminal Justice Newsletter
Criminal Law Forum
Criminology Aotearoa/New Zealand
Deaths in Custody Australia (each issue indexed separately) *
Djadi-Dugarang
Domestic Violence & Incest Resource Centre Newsletter
Drugs in Society
E.Law Practice
Equal Time
Federation File
Fighting Fraud
Forensic Bulletin
Forum on Corrections Research
Forum on Crime and Society
Framed
Gay and Lesbian Law Journal
Good Weekend (Sydney Morning Herald Magazine)
Highlights in Corrections
Howard Journal of Criminal Justice
Impact
Inside Out
International Annals of Criminology
International Criminal Police Review (Interpol)
International Journal of Law and Psychiatry
International Journal of Law and psychiatry
Investigator
IPA Review
Ipagram (see: Police Downunder; formerly: Magazine of the International Police Association, Australian Branch)
Journal of Child Sexual Abuse
Journal of Studies in Justice (see: Journal for Social Justice Studies)
Journal of Studies on Alcohol
Journal of the Australasian Society of Victimology
JP WA Journal
Judicial Review
Just Policy
Justice Matters
Law in Context
Legal Aid News
Legal Service Bulletin (see: Alternative Law Journal)
Macquarie Law Journal
Manifest
Measuring Australia's Progress See: Measures of Australia's Progress
Money Laundering Bulletin
National AIDS Bulletin New South Wales Children's Courts information Bulletin (see: Children's Court of New South Wales : Information Bulletin; formerly: Children's Courts information Bulletin)
New South Wales Department of Corrective Services information Bulletin (see: Corrective Services Bulletin)
New Zealand Universities Law Review
Newsbeat
NPEAB News
NRMA CrimeSafe : Crime Prevention News
Polemic
Police Down Under
Police Service Weekly
Police Union Review (see: Queensland Police Union Journal; formerly: Queensland Police Journal)
Policing Issues and Practice Journal
Probation officer
Psychiatry, Psychology and the Law See Psychiatry, psychology and law
Queensland Crime Statistics Bulletin
Queensland Police Union Journal
Reform
Rights Now
SApol
Security Australia
Security Electronics
Security Oz
Sexual Abuse : A Journal of Research and Treatment
Social & Legal Studies
Substance Use & Misuse
Time Australia
VACRO Reporter
Vedette
VicHealth Letter
Violence Today *
Women's Studies Journal
Youth Suicide Prevention Bulletin

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Overview

Publication Details

Frequency: Monthly
Coverage: 1968 - present
Records: 69,000+

Subjects covered

  • Criminal law
  • Criminology & criminal justice
  • Social, education & cultural law

Australian Criminology Database (CINCH), produced by the JV Barry Library, Australian Institute of Criminology, is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts articles from published and unpublished material on all aspects of crime and criminal justice from 1968 onwards.

Source documents include journal articles, monographs, monograph chapters, conference papers, government documents, book reviews and theses. Statistical publications in serial form such as annual statistical reviews are gradually being added to the database.

Subject coverage includes all aspects of crime and criminal justice including corrections, crime, crime prevention, criminal law, criminology, juvenile justice, law enforcement, police and victims of crime.

Journals

Australian Criminology Database

CURRENTLY INDEXED

* Indicates comprehensively indexed

Addiction
Adelaide Law Review
Aggression and Violent Behavior
Alternative Law Journal
Asian journal of criminology
Association News (Police Association of Tasmania)
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology*
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health
Australian Child and Family Welfare (see: Children Australia)
Australian Domestic & Family Violence Clearinghouse Newsletter
Australian Feminist Law Journal
Australian journal of emergency management, The
Australian Journal of Forensic Sciences
Australian Journal of Human Rights
Australian Journal of Psychology
Australian Journal of Social Issues
Australian Law Journal
Australian Police Journal
Australian Psychologist
Australian Social Trends
Behavioral sciences and the law
Blueprint : the official magazine of the South Australia Police
Bond Law Review
British Journal of Criminology
Centre Lines
Child abuse and neglect
Child Abuse Review
Children Australia
Civil Liberty
Contemporary Drug Problems
Corrections News (New Zealand. Department of Corrections)
Corrections News (Queensland. Department of Corrective Services)
Corrective Services Bulletin
Crime and delinquency
Crime and Justice Bulletin (each issue indexed separately) *
Crime, law and social change
Crime Prevention and Community Safety
Criminal Justice and Behaviour
Criminal Justice Matters
Criminal Law Journal
Criminal Law Quarterly
Current Issues in Criminal Justice
Drug and Alcohol Review
DVRCV Advocate
Environmental and planning law journal
Evaluation
Evaluation journal of Australasia
Family Matters
Federal Law Review
Front Lines : a Newsletter on Violence
Global crime
HIV Australia
Homicide Studies
Human Rights Defender
Indigenous Law Bulletin
International Criminal Justice Review
International journal for crime, justice and social democracy
International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice
International Journal of Comparative Criminology
International Journal of Drug Policy
International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology
International Journal of Police Science & Management
International journal of law, crime and justice
International perspectives in victimology
Internet law bulletin
Intersec
Journal (Police Association (Victoria))
Journal of criminal justice
Journal of Criminal Law
Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology
Journal of Drug Issues
Journal of Financial Crime
Journal of experimental criminology
Journal of forensic psychiatry and psychology
Journal of Interpersonal Violence
Journal of Judicial Administration
Journal of law and medicine
Journal of Money Laundering Control
Journal of Quantitative Criminology
Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency
Journal of Sociology
Judicial Officers' Bulletin
Justice Trends
Koori Justice
Koori Mail
Law Society Journal
Measures of Australia's Progress
Medical Journal of Australia
Melbourne University Law Review
Monash University Law Review
New South Wales Police News
New Zealand Police Association police news
NSW Corrective Services Bulletin
Of substance
Parity
Platypus
Police Journal
Police Journal (SA)
Police Life
Police Practice and Research
Police quarterly
Policing : an International Journal of Police Strategies and Management
Policing and Society
Prison Journal
Prison Service Journal
Psychology, crime and law
Psychiatry, psychology and law
Public administration today
Punishment and Society
Queensland Lawyer
Safer communities : a journal of practice, opinion, policy and research
Security Journal
Social Justice
Social Policy Journal of New Zealand
Sunday Telegraph
Sunday Times (Perth)
Sydney Law Review
Sydney Morning Herald
Territory Police Journal
Theft Torque
Theft Watch
Theoretical Criminology
TI Australia news
Traffic Bulletin
Trends and Issues in Crime and Criminal Justice (each issue indexed separately)*
Uniken
University of New South Wales Law Journal
University of Queensland Law Journal
University of Tasmania Law Review
University of Western Australia Law Review
Victoria Police Association Journal
Violence Against Women
Violence and Victims
WA Police News
Weekend Australian Magazine
Women and criminal justice
Women Against Violence
Youth & Society
Youth Studies Australia

NO LONGER INDEXED or CEASED

About the House
ALRM Focus
APCCA Newsletter
Australasian Centre for Policing Research Bulletin
Australasian Victimology : Journal of the Australasian Society of Victimology
Australia & New Zealand Journal of Law & Education
Australia and Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific
Australian Criminology Information Bulletin
Australian Financial Review
Australian Indigenous Law Reporter
Australian Journal of Law & Society
Australian Journal of Public Administration
Australian Law News (see: Australian Lawyer)
Australian Lawyer
Bulletin
Business Review Weekly
Campus Review
Canadian Journal of Criminology (later title: Canadian Journal of Criminology and Criminal Justice)
Canberra Bulletin of Public Administration See Public administration today
Child Abuse Prevention Newsletter
Comfraud Bulletin
Connexions
Contemporary Justice Review
Corrections Today Magazine
Crime & Justice International
Crime and Justice News
Crime Prevention News
Crime Prevention Update
Criminal Justice Newsletter
Criminal Law Forum
Criminology Aotearoa/New Zealand
Deaths in Custody Australia (each issue indexed separately) *
Djadi-Dugarang
Domestic Violence & Incest Resource Centre Newsletter
Drugs in Society
E.Law Practice
Equal Time
Federation File
Fighting Fraud
Forensic Bulletin
Forum on Corrections Research
Forum on Crime and Society
Framed
Gay and Lesbian Law Journal
Good Weekend (Sydney Morning Herald Magazine)
Highlights in Corrections
Howard Journal of Criminal Justice
Impact
Inside Out
International Annals of Criminology
International Criminal Police Review (Interpol)
International Journal of Law and Psychiatry
International Journal of Law and psychiatry
Investigator
IPA Review
Ipagram (see: Police Downunder; formerly: Magazine of the International Police Association, Australian Branch)
Journal of Child Sexual Abuse
Journal of Studies in Justice (see: Journal for Social Justice Studies)
Journal of Studies on Alcohol
Journal of the Australasian Society of Victimology
JP WA Journal
Judicial Review
Just Policy
Justice Matters
Law in Context
Legal Aid News
Legal Service Bulletin (see: Alternative Law Journal)
Macquarie Law Journal
Manifest
Measuring Australia's Progress See: Measures of Australia's Progress
Money Laundering Bulletin
National AIDS Bulletin New South Wales Children's Courts information Bulletin (see: Children's Court of New South Wales : Information Bulletin; formerly: Children's Courts information Bulletin)
New South Wales Department of Corrective Services information Bulletin (see: Corrective Services Bulletin)
New Zealand Universities Law Review
Newsbeat
NPEAB News
NRMA CrimeSafe : Crime Prevention News
Polemic
Police Down Under
Police Service Weekly
Police Union Review (see: Queensland Police Union Journal; formerly: Queensland Police Journal)
Policing Issues and Practice Journal
Probation officer
Psychiatry, Psychology and the Law See Psychiatry, psychology and law
Queensland Crime Statistics Bulletin
Queensland Police Union Journal
Reform
Rights Now
SApol
Security Australia
Security Electronics
Security Oz
Sexual Abuse : A Journal of Research and Treatment
Social & Legal Studies
Substance Use & Misuse
Time Australia
VACRO Reporter
Vedette
VicHealth Letter
Violence Today *
Women's Studies Journal
Youth Suicide Prevention Bulletin

Database field information

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Abstract AB False True True False 520/3#/$a Bib-1 - Abstract (62)
Abstract Indicator ABI False True False False 999/##/$a Bib-1 - Abstract Indicator (9006)
Author(s) AU True True True True 100/0#/$a Bib-1 - Author (1003)
All Author fields AUTHOR False True True True 100/0#/$a Bib-1 - Author (1003)
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URI Indicator URII False True True False 996/##/$a Bib-1 - URI Indicator (9003)
Volume VRF True True True False 773/08/$g Bib-1 - Volume (6505)