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The following is a partial list of subject headings related to Criminal Justice that can be used to locate books, magazine & journal articles and streaming videos in the UC Library Catalog.

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About this guide

Welcome to the UC Library subject guide for the Public Safety Pathway. This LibGuide includes information resources including textbooks, magazines, journals, books and more.

Use the tabs at the top to find resources and information to help you research this topic. 

The goal of this page is to provide students with online access to UC library resources in this subject. The following can be found on this page:

  • Getting Started: access the latest news and browse library collections in Criminal Justice.
  • Textbooks: this page provides a list of your course textbooks in the UC library.
  • The Research Process: looking for research topics and research process.
  • Get Articles: this page provides links to databases and online collections of journal articles. Some databases also provide statistics and figures.
  • Browse Journals: read scholarly literature published by professionals in the field.
  • Find Books:  access the UC Library catalog to locate books and ebooks.
  • Web Sites: not all information on the internet is junk!  This page links to reputable organizations and agencies that focus on Criminal Justice.
  • Statistics: find data and statistics from the U.S. government agencies and from the United Nations.
  • APA Formatting & Style: how do I cite online resources and do in-text citation in APA? It's DIY APA manual.

For assistance in using the library or conducting research, contact myself or another librarian!

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