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Forensic Sciences

This guide highlights print and online sources useful for research in forensic sciences.

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BOOKS: Subject Headings and Call Numbers

Books on subjects in the forensic sciences may be found under the following subject headings. For those headings that are in bold print, click on the heading to run a catalog search for the books. Check the Gelman Stacks Map to the left for the call number locations.


Graphology BF 889-905 (Psychology)

Anthropometry GN 51-59

Forensic anthropology GN 69.8

Identification GN 192 (Anthropology)

Dermatoglyphics GN 192

Hair GN 193 (Physical anthropology)

Counterfeits and counterfeiting HG 335-341

Forgery HG 1696-1698 (Checks)

Criminal anthropology HV 6001-6197

Criminology HV 6001-6030

Criminals-Identification HV 6055-6079

Legal photography HV 6071 (Criminology)

Fingerprints HV 6074

Forgery HV 6675-85

Evidence preservation HV 7936 .E85

Criminal investigation HV8073-8079

Chemistry, Forensic (General) HV 8073

Identification HV 8073-8077.5 (Criminal investigation)

Typewriting-Identification HV 8075

Footprints-Identification HV 8077.5 .F6

Writing-Identification HV 8074-8076

Firearms-Identification HV 8077

Forensic ballistics HV 8077

Arson investigation HV 8079 .A7

Computer crimes-Investigation HV 8079 .C65

Hair QL 942 (Comparative anatomy)

Hair QM 488 (Human anatomy)

Death-Proof and certification RA 405

Medical jurisprudence RA 1001-1171

Identification RA 1055 (Medical jurisprudence)

Chemistry, Forensic (Medical jurisprudence) RA 1057

DNA fingerprints RA 1057.55

Forensic genetics RA 1058-1058.2

Forensic radiography RA 1058.5

Forensic thermography RA 1058.7

Forensic dermatology RA 1061

Forensic hematology RA 1061-1061.5

Forensic serology RA 1061.6

Dental jurisprudence RA 1062

Forensic ophthalmology RA 1062.5

Forensic audiology RA 1062.8

Death-Causes RA 1063

Forensic pathology RA 1063.4

Forensic entomology RA 1063.45

Forensic taphonomy RA 1063.47

Forensic obstetrics RA 1064-1067

Psychological autopsy RA 1137

Forensic neurology RA1147

Forensic neuropsychology RA1147.5

Forensic psychology RA 1148

Forensic psychiatrists RA1151

Forensic psychiatry RA 1151

Forensic nursing RA1155

Forensic pharmacology RA1160

Forensic epidemiology RA1165

Forensic oncology RA 1170 .C35

Forensic cardiology RA 1170 .H4

Forensic toxicology RA 1228

Arsenic-Toxicology RA 1231 .A7

Drugs-Toxicology RA 1238

Body fluids-Analysis RB 52

Drugs-Analysis RB 56-56.5 (Clinical pathology)

Graphology RC 473 .G7 (Psychiatry)

Gunshot wounds RD 96.3

Hallucinogenic drugs RM 324.8

Drugs-Analysis RS 189-190 (Pharmacy)

Forensic engineering TA 219

Environmental forensics TD 193.4

Fire investigation TH 9180

Explosives TP 268-299

Ink TP 946-950

Legal photography TR 822 (Applied photography)

Forgery Z 41 (Autographs)

Ink Z 112

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