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NCJRS Celebrates National Library Week April 12-18

National Library Week

Started in 1958, National Library Week is a nationwide observance celebrated by all types of libraries - including the NCJRS Virtual Library. NCJRS invites you to explore the breadth and scope of the NCJRS Virtual Library collection and services. With more than 220,000 collection documents and 60,000 online resources, including all known Office of Justice Programs works, it is one of the world’s largest criminal justice special collections.

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NCJRS Abstract

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NCJ Number: NCJ 182617     Find in a Library
Title: Weed & Seed In-Sites Magazine, November/December 2000
  Document URL: PDF 
  Editor(s): Penne Soltysik
  Journal: Weed & Seed In-Sites  Volume:8  Issue:1  Dated:2000  Pages:1 to 23
Date Published: 2000
Page Count: 23
  Annotation: This publication describes Weed and Seed programs implemented in communities throughout the United States.
Abstract: The publication identifies programs in Pennsylvania, Michigan, the District of Columbia, Illinois, Florida, Kansas, Texas, and Ohio. The various programs focus on community service, truancy, drug education for youth, urban crime prevention, juvenile gun violence, and gang prevention. Highlights of Weed and Seed initiatives are presented. Photographs
Main Term(s): Community crime prevention programs
Index Term(s): Program evaluation ; Truancy ; Crime prevention measures ; Violent juvenile offenders ; Urban criminality ; Juvenile delinquency prevention programs ; Drug abuse education ; Violence prevention ; District of Columbia ; Weed & Seed Programs ; Gang Prevention ; Florida ; Illinois ; Kansas ; Michigan ; Ohio ; Pennsylvania ; Texas
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Type: Program/Project Description
Country: United States of America
Language: English
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