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Inter-library Loan

Use Inter-Library Loan (ILL) to obtain materials ISU does not own. ILL is a free service and can be used to request books, articles, or other materials for academic work. You must be affiliated with ISU to use this service. If you need to use ILL, PLAN AHEAD. It takes time to locate and obtain the materials from other libraries

Primary and Secondary Sources

You may need to use primary resources for an assignment.  The links below explain the differences between primary and secondary sources.

Finding Resources

This libguide provides information on a variety of tools and resources about wrongful convictions.

To find information on a specific topic in this guide, use the TABS at the top of the page. Remember the guide was created as a resource to assist you with your research; you are responsible for locating additional information on your topic.

If you need assistance, contact the librarian for the School of Criminology and Security Studies.  Look to your right for contact information.


Librarian for Criminology and Security Studies

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Karen Evans
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Scholarly and Popular Sources

Knowing the difference between popular and scholarly articles is important in for your assignments.  The links below can help you understand the differences between popular and scholarly articles.