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Key databases, books, journals, websites and other resources for your criminology assignments and research.

Finding books

Search in Library Search using keywords or titles to find books in UQ Library's collection.

Access print books by visiting the appropriate Library location on campus, or request items that are not at your campus.

Access eBooks by logging into the Library website with your UQ username and password. For further guidance see Using Ebooks.

Reference sources

To get an overview of the discipline or a specific topic area, or for clarification of terminology or concepts, try starting with an encyclopedia, dictionary or handbook.

Browsing the shelves

Use these call numbers to browse books on the Central Library shelves:

  • HM811-821 Deviant behavior; Social deviance
  • HV6001-7220.5 Criminology
  • HV7231-9960 Criminal justice administration
    • ​HV7431 Prevention of crime, methods, etc.
    • HV7435-7439 Gun control
      HV7551-8280.7 Police; Detectives
    • HV8301-9920.7 Prisons; Corrections