Class Note:

 This guide is part of the syllabus. Some other materials might be included in the lecture slides or book chapters. 


Search Strategies: Subject Headings

Following are a sample of Library of Congress Subject Headings related to Criminal Justice. The LC subject headings can be used when searching both the library's online catalog and the library’s online databases.

  • Capital Punishment
  • Child Abuse
  • Crime
  • Criminal Behavior
  • Criminal Justice, Administration of
  • Criminals Rehabilitation
  • Family Violence
  • Female Offenders
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Police
  • Prisons
  • Violence