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Official Papers for Criminology & Socio-Legal Studies: Introduction

Purpose of this guide

This guide is intended for students and researchers studying criminology/socio-legal studies at the University of Oxford. although students and researchers from any discipline may find it useful.

Use this guide to find out about parliamentary and government papers from the UK and Ireland relevant to criminology and socio-legal studies in print and digital format.

Official Papers guides

Introduction

  Oxford's collection of official paper material is outstanding. The Bodleian Library as a legal deposit library receives one copy of every item published in the UK. This guide aims to give an overview of the various collections within the Official Papers section and the finding aids relevant to criminology. The Official Papers section is situated in the Bodleian Law Library on the ground floor. All material is on open shelf and accessible to readers. Staff are happy to help.

The Bodleian Social Science Library houses research and teaching collections in support of the Centre for Criminology and the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies and contains the former libraries of both units.

For information on the Criminology & Socio-Legal collections, opening hours and contact details please see the Criminology libguide.

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Hannah Chandler
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