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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

The document referenced below is part of the NCJRS Library collection.
To conduct further searches of the collection, visit the NCJRS Abstracts Database.

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NCJ Number: NCJ 214122    
Title: National Criminal Justice 2006 Thesaurus, CD-ROM
Corporate Author: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
United States of America
Date Published: 2006
Page Count: 0
  Annotation: This CD-ROM of the National Criminal Justice Thesaurus contains a list of terms used to index documents contained in the National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) Abstracts Database.
Abstract: Intended for users of the NCJRS database, the thesaurus lists terms that reflect the content of documents in the database. It facilitates users' searches for materials in the database. The approximately 5,000 terms used in the database reflect the vocabulary commonly used in criminal justice literature and communications. The terms are presented alphabetically. For some terms a "scope note" or explanation of the term is provided. For each term, related terms found in the thesaurus are listed under it. Other information that can accompany a term is the indication of a broader term or a narrower term present in the thesaurus. Also indicated is the use of the term for a synonymous term not included in the thesaurus.
Main Term(s): Computer aided operations
Index Term(s): Definitions ; National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) ; Criminal justice information systems ; Information Systems and Technology ; Information dissemination ; Technical assistance resources
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Type: Directory
Country: United States of America
Language: English
Note: CD-ROM that presents 79 pages of a hardcopy.
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