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Established in 1972, the National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) is a federally funded resource offering justice and drug-related information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide.

Access Publications and Other Products

OJP offices publish hundreds of reports and other information products each year to share with you and your colleagues. The types of reports and their content are designed to meet the broad range of interests in the field and the audiences who use them. Most of the titles are available in full-text online through the OJP Publications list and through the NCJRS Abstracts Database, you can place an online order for a paper copy by clicking the Order Photocopy or the Order link associated with the product.

Subscribe and Manage Account

Stay informed about new publications, grants and funding opportunities, and other news and announcements. Subscribe online and you will receive:

  • JUSTINFO: an electronic newsletter sent twice each month that includes links to full text publications, notices of upcoming events, funding announcements, and other resources.
  • Email notifications: periodic messages about new publications and resources that match your specific areas of interests.
  • Listserv invitations: subscribe to other topical listservs based on your interest areas.

To update your NCJRS account for ordering photocopy or hardcopy resources, go to Manage Account.


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Date Created: January 22, 2021

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