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Welcome to the  Criminology subject guide!

Use the tabs on the left to locate Key Resources for your assignments, and for more detailed lists by topic see the links under More Resources.

There is also a link to your online reading lists, as well as  tips on search skills, evaluating information, and referencing.

The Library has good print & online resources in Criminology and related fields to support study, teaching & research. Resources are listed in the Library Catalogue.

If you have any questions or need any help finding suitable literature or data please do get in touch with me using the email link below. 

Library Sections Relevant to Criminology

Reading list books can be found in the Student Collection (Floor 1) and are available for 7 day loan.

Supplementary books for assignments are mainly to be found on floor 4.

Letters Numbers Subjects
HV 5800-5840 Drugs
6024 Research methods
6025 Criminology textbooks
6035-6054 Crime, gender & the lifecourse. Recidivism
6080-6113 Criminal psychology
6115-6190 Causes of crime
6251-6773 Crimes & offences
6774-7220 Crime, by country
7431 Crime prevention
7551-8290 POLICE
7921 General works
7936 Special topics
  8059-8060 Gun control
8073-8078 Investigation. Profiling
8130-8280 Police, by country
8661-8699 Punishment
8688 Restorative justice
8705-9018 Prisons
9051-9230 Youth offending
9261-9430 Parole. Rehabilitation
9441-9920 Criminal justice & prison, by country