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Security Studies: Cyber-Security, Homeland Security and Police and Security Studies

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Start your search here: in the library catalog.

Search Tip

To quickly find all of the information on your topic, take advantage of the Subjects

Here's why:

In the catalog and databases these Subjects represent an entire concept.  This way, there is one word or phrase to describe the idea, regardless of the lingo the author is using, so you can more easily discover the most helpful keywords. 

In addition, the Subjects are hyperlinked so you can click on them to see everything in that catalog or database on your topic.

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Here's a screen shot of the Subjects from a book in the catalog:

Here, five different subject headings, for example, Crisis Intervention -- methods, represent the contents of the book.

Examples of Subjects from the Catalog

  • Computer networks -- Security measures.
  • Computer crimes -- United States -- Prevention
  • Cyberterrorism -- United States -- Prevention
  • Business -- Data processing -- Security measures
  • Terrorism -- United States -- Prevention
  • Law enforcement -- International cooperation
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