About Us

JIBC Library offers research assistance and resources that you won’t be able to find anywhere else. Librarians are available to help you find information on subjects taught at JIBC and can assist with making sure you cite your sources correctly.

Find out more about our resources and services in this brochure.

Collection

The JIBC Library has a collection of justice and public safety resources unique in North America.

Formats (as of April 2016)                                    Subjects:                                                               
  • Books (19,801)
  • E-Books (157,762)
  • Print Journals (113)
  • E-Journals (30,364)
  • DVDs (2,477)
  • Audio CDs (158)
  • Streaming media (11,042)
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Corrections
  • Criminology
  • Disaster Planning
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Family Violence
  • Fire
  • Management
  • Policing
  • Search & Rescue
  • Sheriff

 Services

In 2015/2016 fiscal year: 
  • 42,429 patrons visited our library
  • 45,000 visits were made to our Library website
  • 3,235 books, videos and DVDs were borrowed
  • 3,199 reference questions were answered*

 *Reference questions include those handled in-person, sent via email or fax, conducted over the phone or during a virtual reference session.

Last updated September 2, 2016