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Finding books and e-books

  1. Search CityLibrary Search by title, keyword or author to locate books and e-books.
  2. Use the 'Refine your search' options to limit the content type to 'book / e-book'. 
  3. E-books: To access e-books on and off campus open the 'Full text online' link from the results section and enter your City email and password.
  4. Print books: The availability, shelfmark, library location, and loan period are displayed. There may be more copies available at other locations - select the link to view the full item record.

A screenshot from CityLibrary search with steps 1 to 4 detailed above.

Shelfmarks for Criminology

The books relating to Criminology can be found in the Northampton Square Library. The enclosed table gives you some useful shelfmarks if you want to browse the library shelves for specific subject areas.

At the Northampton Square Library, books with shelfmarks 0 - 303.3999 can be found on level 3; books with shelfmarks 303.4 - 330.09 can be found on level 4, and books with shelfmarks 330.1 and above are shelved on level 5.



Community policing 363.23
Crime and media 364.254
Criminal law 345
Criminology 364
Deviant behaviour 302.542
Domestic violence 362.8292
Forensic Psychology 364.3
Genocide 364.151
Hate crime 364.15
Juvenile delinquency 364.36
Police 363.2
Prisons 365
Substance abuse 362.29
Surveillance 363.232
Terrorism 303.625 and 363.325
Victimisation 362.88
Violence 303.6
Women and crime 364.374

Encyclopedia and Reference

Sage Research Methods

Sage Research Methods Online includes a large number of Sage books, dictionaries and encyclopedias on the subject of research methods. You can use Sage Research Methods Online to find information about writing a research question, conducting a literature review, and analysing the data. It also covers the range of research methods used in the social sciences.