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A Basic Guide to Criminal Justice

Library Online Catalog

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Finding Books

When searching the UALR Ottenheimer Library online catalog, the Library of Congress (LC) Subject Headings recommends using "Criminal Justice Administration of" or "Criminology."  Rather than such a broad topic, it would be better to focus the search on a specific, whether it be a particular crime, a form of punishment, or a portion of the justice system.

Among possible subjects would be:

  • Criminals
  • Rape
  • Imprisonment
  • Capital punishment
  • Corrections
  • Law Enforcement
  • Criminal Courts

World Bank Open Knowledge Repository

The World Bank Open Knowledge Repository collects, disseminates, and permanently preserves its intellectual output in digital form. Included in the repository are World Bank books, Development Reports, Policy Research Working Papers and numerous other studies and journal articles. Subjects cover any topic/program given World Bank funding for research, including numerous publications on crime in various parts of the world.  Coverage: Varies by type of publication.

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