Research Guide: Gun Control

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This multidisciplinary database can be used to locate articles on any topic, including gun control and gun violence.

CQ Researcher

This unique database contains reports written by Congressional researchers on important current issues. The reports include background information, pro/con arguments, and more.

Legal Collection

This database can be used to locate information about American gun laws, important cases, legal opinions and more.

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Criminal Justice Resources: Gun Control

Created by the Michigan State University Libraries, this page is a list of links to government documents, legal associations, criminal statistics, advocacy groups, and more. This site has links for both sides of the debate.

Research Guides: Guns and Gun Control

Another university library research guide, this site includes descriptions and links to gun policy research centers, lobbyist groups, legal researchers and more. This site has links for both sides of the debate.

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