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Forensics and General References
Encyclopedia of Forensic Sciences
A reference source that will inform both the crime scene worker and the laboratory worker of each other’s protocols, procedures and limitations.
Wiley Encyclopedia of Forensic Science
A reference to the main areas of specialties and expert knowledge and skills used by those involved in all aspects of the forensic process.
Handbook of Forensic Services
Procedures from the FBI for collecting and preserving evidence. Describes forensic examinations performed at the FBI Laboratory
A collection of nearly 500 encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other reference books provides a good starting point for research.
Related Research Guides
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Slides for the First Session
Here are the PowerPoint slides used in our first class