North Hall Library


Criminology CJA 2225

Background Info on Your Topic

      Select Law from the right side of the page to search many online law and criminal justice encyclopedias.

Hot Topics

    Browse the Law and Politics category for pro and con essays with links to current news, journal articles, websites, streaming audio and video on these and other hot topics:

  • Crime and Criminal Justice
  • Gun Control/ Guns and Violence
  • Juvenile Justice/ Juvenile Offenders
  • Prisons
  • Sentencing and Prison Reform

Finding Books

    You can use the MU online catalog to find books. 

  • For items on the causes, methodology, detection and prevention of crime and the treatment or punishment of criminals search  Criminology, Criminology Methodology
  • For items on crimes and the persons who commit them search Crime, Criminals.
  • For items on the criminal justice system search Criminal Justice, Administration of -- United States

    More subject keywords to search: Juvenile Justice, Recidivism, Criminal Investigation, Police - United States.         

   You may also want to browse the Criminology call number area HV 6001-7220.5 on 4th floor, North.

    For items we do not have, borrow them through Interlibrary Loan.

Finding Articles

Limit your search to peer-reviewed articles from scholarly journals by checking the Peer Reviewed or Scholarly Article or Academic Journals box and refine by date, language. 

Citing your sources

Cite your sources using APA style

Ask at the Information Desk, 2nd Floor North, for the complete APA print guide.


Contact Us

Contact the Library Information Desk, North Hall, 2nd floor north, phone 662-4671, email or use the online form.

Subject Librarian

Sylvia Yamashita's picture
Sylvia Yamashita

215 North Hall Library
Mansfield University
Mansfield, PA

Part-time Librarian to: African American Studies; Criminal Justice; Social Work
Part-time Library Assistant 2 Interlibrary Loan