Criminal Justice and Law Resources


Cover art from the 1977 Standing Rock Community College bulletin (Sitting Bull College Archive)

Below are resources that are available for research in criminal justice and law. Some resources may only be available at Sitting Bull College or with a password. Contact a librarian at 701-854-8008 or send an email to if you need assistance.

Standing Rock Law                                   

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Constitution

Standing Rock Tribal Code

Electronic Books                                                               


Cover art from SRCC Bulletin (Sitting Bull College Archive)

 Click here to access electronic books

Research Databases

All resources below are available on campus through any Sitting Bull College network. For remote and off campus access contact Sitting Bull College Library for a user name and password if applicable.

EBSCO Academic Search Premier
The world’s largest academic multi-disciplinary database, Academic Search Premier provides full text for nearly 4,700 publications, including full text for more than 3,600 peer-reviewed journals. Coverage spans virtually every area of academic study and offers information dating as far back as 1975.

Ebsco MegaFILE Premier
Combines Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, MasterFILE Premier and Regional Business News into a single database.

JSTOR connects libraries, researchers, teachers, and students around the world with vital scholarly content in more than 50 disciplines.

Learning Express Library
Access to practice tests and preparation for various law enforcement examinations.


With more than 4 million bibliographic records centered on psychology and the behavioral and social sciences, the interdisciplinary content in PsycINFO® makes it one of the most highly utilized databases by students, researchers, educators, and practitioners worldwide.


Standing Rock Community College logo before name change to Sitting Bull College (Standing Rock Archive)

Useful Websites

Indigenous Law Portal from Law Library of Congress

The Indigenous Law Portal brings together collection materials from the Law Library of Congress as well as links to tribal websites and primary source materials found on the Web.

Forensic Science links
A collection of links to useful websites in forensic science.

Codified Laws of South Dakota

Findlaw for American Indian Law

Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties

Legal Information Institute

National Indian Rights Fund: Tribal Government Documents

National Tribal Justice Resource Center (links to wrong site?)

Native American Constitution and Law Digitization Project

North Dakota Century Code

Police Magazine


Blank check from an early bank on Standing Rock (Standing Rock Archive)

Tribal Court Clearinghouse                                                     

University of Albany Legal Links

University of North Dakota Law Library

University of Oklahoma College of Law

University of South Dakota Legal Links