A multidisciplinary professional organization that provides leadership to advance science and its application to the legal system. The objectives of the Academy are to promote professionalism, integrity, competency, education, foster research, improve practice, and encourage collaboration in the forensic sciences.
A portfolio of journals, offer career planning and professional development services, support college and university departments, award numerous prizes and fellowships, sponsor a paid summer internship program, a summer field school in ethnography and occupational therapy, and stage research conferences in the Fall and Spring each year.
Ethnographic Resources related to Folklore, Anthropology, Ethnomusicology, and the Humanities. The American Folklore Society website connects the Society to its members, and also connects folklorists to each other and to the world at large.
Award-winning tutorials developed by the Palomar College Behavioral Sciences Department. Topics include evolutionary theory, heredity and genetics, primate evolution and behavior, and early hominid and modern human evolution.
Career and occupational, employment, and wage information for Anthropologists and Archaeologists. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) of the U.S. Department of Labor is the principal federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy.
This website provides an interactive environment in which to examine and learn about skeletal anatomy. The purpose of this site is to enable you to view the bones of both human and non-human primates and to gather information about them from our osteology database.
Provides guidance and procedures for safe and efficient methods of collecting, preserving, packaging, and shipping evidence and describes the forensic examinations performed by the FBI’s Laboratory Division and Operational Technology Division.
Provides "global, collection-based occurrence and taxonomic data for organisms of all geological ages, as well data services to allow easy access to data for independent development of analytical tools, visualization software, and applications of all types."
This website represents the public face of the Center for a Public Anthropology. This site encourages scholars and their students to address public problems in public ways. The Center fosters accountability or more precisely social accountability in higher education. Phrased another way, the Center seeks to encourage academics to move beyond the traditional “do no harm” ethos of funded research to one that strives to do good, to one that focuses on helping others.
Basic information about companies, particularly small businesses. Information includes contact information, including address, phone number, website, social media, as well as financial information including revenue and number of employees.
National statistics on crime, criminal offenders and victims of crime put out by a division of the U.S. Department of Justice. These statistics are the United States' primary source for criminal justice statistics.
The FBI produces three annual uniform crime publications -- Crime in the United States, Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted, and Hate Crime Statistics -- which are available on this site. These reports are produced from data received from over 18,000 city, university/college, county, state, tribal, and federal law enforcement agencies.
A project of the University of Albany, the Sourcebook links users from their topic (example: arson) to sources of statistical information about the topic. The statistical information included comes from numerous governmental websites and focuses on national data.
Released in 2013 by the state's Legislative Analyst's Office, this report provides an overview of current California law and procedure as it relates to criminal justice. The report also includes key criminal justice statistics through 2011.
Wolfram Alpha is a computational knowledge engine or answer engine developed by Wolfram Research. It is an online service that answers factual queries directly by computing the answer from externally sourced "curated data", rather than providing a list of documents or web pages that might contain the answer as a search engine might.
Online Psychology Laboratory provides highly interactive resources for the teaching of psychological science. The peer-reviewed materials include online studies and correlational studies, large data sets, demonstrations, and teaching aids.
The Agriculture Network Information Collaborative (AgNIC) is a voluntary alliance of members based on the concept of “centers of excellence”. The member institutions are dedicated to enhancing collective information and services among the members and their partners for all those seeking agricultural information over the Internet.