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COMPUTER SCIENCE RESEARCH GUIDE: Books

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Books in other libraries

If you can't find information that you're looking for in the UR catalog, try searching WorldCat, which lists books from other libraries.  You may request these books through Interlibrary Loan.

Finding books in computer science


You may also use the library's online catalog to locate books and other materials in computer science owned by Boatwright Library.    
Search by author, title, Library of Congress subject heading, or combine terms using keyword searching.

You may want to browse the library shelves for research ideas or general interest topics.  Books related to computer science can be found in the following call number ranges, located on the B2 level of Boatwright Library:

QA     
      
   QA76   -  Electronic computers. Computer science. General works.
      QA76.15  -  Dictionaries and encyclopedias
      QA76.167  -  Philosophy
      QA76.17  -  History.  Biography
      QA76.215  -  Directories
      QA76.25  -  Computer science as a profession
      QA76.5  -  Digital computers
      QA76.525  -  Microcomputer workstations
      QA76.527  -  Network computers
      QA76.53  -  Time-sharing data processing.  Real-time data processing
      QA76.55  -  Online data processing (including general online information services and general videotex systems)
      QA76.575  -  Multimedia systems
      QA76.58  -  Parallel processing.  Parallel computers
      QA76.59  -  Mobile computing
      QA76.6  -  Programming
            76.62  -  Functional programming
            76.63  -  Logic programming
            76.635  -  Microprogramming
            76.64  -  Object-oriented programming
            76.642  -  Parallel programming
            76.65  -  Visual programming
            76.66  -  Systems programming
      QA76.7-76.73  -  Programming languages
      QA76.76-76.9  -  Special topics A-Z (Software engineering, computer games, operating systems, special computers)
   
   LB1028.4  -  Computers in education
   LC149.5  -   Computers and literacy
   LC1022-1024  -  Computer-assisted instruction
   TK6721-9000  -  Electronics
   TK7885-7895  -  Computer engineering