Q. Whre can I find online information on famous crimes and criminals from history?
The Library has a number of circulating and reference sources in print on famous crimes and criminals that can be accessed through our online catalog. In addition, an excellent new online source is "The Encyclopedia of Unsolved Crimes, 2nd edition", available through the Library's web page (hmcpl.org) by signing into "My Digital Resources" with your library card and pin number and selecting "Gale Virtual Reference Library." This 2009 resource presents criminal mysteries from the 19th and 20th centuries, including murders, robberies, missing persons, kidnappings and serial killers. Cases are examined in depth, presenting the facts, evidence and theories connected to each one. This is a great resource for true crime fans and for students doing papers on famous crimes and criminals.