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Computer Science Research Guide: Books

Research tools for finding information about computer science topics.

Online eBooks on Computer Science

Here are just a few eBook titles available online that may help your research on Computer Science. Search the library catalog for more!

Note: If you are off-campus, you will need to log in with your student ID. Don't forget to include the @ symbol! [e.g. @00123456]

Print Books on Computer Science

Here are just a few titles available for checkout at Cerro Coso to help your research on Computer Science. Search the library catalog for more!

Search for Library Books and EBooks

Library Call Number Sections

Books at Cerro Coso are shelved by subject using Library of Congress call numbers. Here is a breakdown of where to find books on your topic:

  • QA75.5 - QA76.95: Electronic computers. Computer science.
  • TK5101 - TK6720: Telecommunciation.
  • TK7800 - TK8360: Electronics.
  • Z52 - Z52.5: Word processing.

Subject Headings

When looking in the catalog (and some databases) for resources, try searching by subject keyword for more refined results. Here are some general subject headings you may wish to try:

  • C++ (Computer program language)
  • Computer networks
  • Computer programming
  • Computer science
  • Computer security
  • Computers
  • Cybernetics
  • Data protection
  • Database management
  • Electronics
  • HTML (Document markup language)
  • Java (Computer program language)
  • Microsoft Excel (Computer file)
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft PowerPoint (Computer file)
  • Microsoft Word
  • Web site development
  • Web sites