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Criminal Justice: Books

Resource guide for sources in Criminal Justice

Find Books and More

Use the search box below to use the LIU Catalog to find print books, e-books, online videos, media, and other resources.

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Identifying E-Books

e-Books are digital books that are available at any time from any place. You may search for e-Books in the library catalog by subject, title, or author.  An example of how an e-Book would appear in the catalog is shown below. To access the e-Book click on the Website link.



ILLIAD InterLibrary Loan account Signup

If the Library does not have the journal and the article you need, you may order the item using the Interlibrary Loan System, also referred to as an "ILLIAD" account.  You must first create an account using the link below. After you create an account

By signing up for an ILLIAD account you streamline the process of ordering items. You can also track the status of your requests and receive articles electronically.

Library Web Page Basics

How to find books in stacks

Use this link to the  bookstacks map for help finding books in the library. 

Map to the Bookstacks

It includes a library map and a chart that explains book locations. 

Once you know the call number of your book, for example LB1756.M35 D45 2001, match the alphabetical part of the call number (LB) with the corresponding stack level (in this instance the book will be in level 3 of the stacks.  Enter the stacks from the main floor of the library.