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Research Guides

Criminal Justice

Getting started

If you are new to conducting research:
Consider reviewing the Starting Your Research tutorial to learn the phases and processes of doing research.

  • CCL uses the Library of Congress Classification System to organize physical books in the library.


    • BF: Psychology and Related Sciences
    • HM: Sociology General and Theoretical
    • HN: Social History & Conditions, Social Problems, Social Reform
    • HQ: Family, Marriage, Women, Sexual Life
    • HV: Criminology, Social Pathology, Social & Public Welfare
    • K, KF, KFM: Law
    • (These suggested Library of Congress call numbers are for shelf browsing purposes only, and are by no means comprehensive.)

Start your Criminal Justice research with these key resources:

Social Sciences Librarian

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Mary Martin