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Title: OVC Publications Resource Guide - 2001 Edition
Corporate Author: Office for Victims of Crime
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: January 2001
Page Count: 53
Sponsoring Agency: NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
Office for Victims of Crime
Washington, DC 20531
OVC Resource Ctr
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
Sale Source: NCJRS Photocopy Services
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America

OVC Resource Ctr
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
Document: HTML|TEXT
Type: Reference Material
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This guide, updated on an annual basis, presents a catalog of publications and other resources available from the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) and also lists victim-related documents published by other Office of Justice Programs agencies.
Abstract: Established by the OVC, the Office for Victims of Crime Resource Center (OVCRC) is a primary source of crime victim information. The OVCRC has direct access to the most comprehensive criminal justice library in the world, the National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) Research and Information Center. The OVCRC acquires more than 500 new documents for the NCJRS collection each year that cover such topics as American Indians and tribal justice, child victims, civil remedies, corrections, crime victim compensation, death notification and homicide, disabilities, elder abuse, the judiciary, law enforcement, health care and mental health care communities, prosecution, restitution, stalking, domestic violence, victim assistance, and victim rights. Annotated entries in the guide are organized according to these topics.
Main Term(s): Victims of Crime
Index Term(s): Criminal justice information systems; National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS); Office for Victims of Crime (OVC); Reference materials; Victim services; Victims rights
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