[University of South Alabama]

Computer Science

Selected Resources

http://library.southalabama.edu

March 2014
(251) 460-7025

The following is a guide to library resources that may prove useful. It is not an exhaustive list; please consult a reference librarian, call 460-7025 or e-mail webref@southalabama.edu for help in locating additional materials.

ONLINE INDEXES & DATABASES

Academic Search Complete. Interdisciplinary database, includes good selection of computing journals, many fulltext.
ACM Digital Library. Includes fulltext for all ACM journals and proceedings.
IEEE Xplore. Includes fulltext for most IEEE journals, 1998-present.
IET Digital Library. Includes fulltext for most IET journals.
ScienceDirect. Includes many fulltext computer science journals.
SpringerLink. Includes many fulltext computer science journals and e-books.
Wiley Online Library. Includes many fulltext computer science and information technology journals.

SELECTED ONLINE TRADE AND ACADEMIC JOURNALS

ACM Transactions on Information and System Security
Communications of the ACM

Computer Fraud & Security
Computers and Security

Computerworld
Computing
IEEE Computer
IEEE Security & Privacy
IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking
International Journal of Information Security
IT Professional
Journal of Computer Virology and Hacking Techniques
Network Security

NetWorker


DICTIONARIES

Computer Glossary: The Complete Illustrated Dictionary. Reference QA 76.15 .F733 1998
Dictionary of Computer Science. Bookstacks QA 76.15 .F345 2006
Dictionary of Electronics, Computing & Telecommunications.
Instructional Media Center CD-ROM TK 7804 .F47 2001
Elsevier’s Dictionary of Computer Science in English, German, French, and Russian.
Reference QA 76.15 .D442 2001
Encyclopedia of Computers and Computer History. Reference QA 76.15 .E52 2001
Facts on File Dictionary of Computer Science. Bookstacks QA 76.15 .F345 2006
The New Hacker's Dictionary. Reference PN 6231 .E4 H3 1997
Unix Dictionary of Commands, Terms, and Acronyms. Bookstacks QA 76.76 .O63 U545134 1996

COMPUTER SYSTEMS AND ENGINEERING

Computer Engineering Handbook. Bookstacks TK 7885 .C645 2002
Electrical Engineering Handbook: Computers, Software Engineering and Digital Devices
 Bookstacks TK 7885 .E44 2006
Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology. Reference QA 76.15 .H43 2009
Essential Guide to Computer Hardware. Bookstacks TK 7887.5 .K46 2002
Handbook of Computer Troubleshooting. Bookstacks TK 7887 .B97 2001
International Handbook of Computer Networks. Bookstacks TK 5105.5 .I58 2004
Systems Analysis and Design. Bookstacks QA 76.9 .S88 K45 2008

PROGRAMMING

Human-Computer Interaction Handbook : Fundamentals, Evolving Technologies, and Emerging Applications. Bookstacks QA 76.9 .H85 H8568 2012
Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction. Bookstacks QA 76.9 .H85 E52 2006
Essentials of Programming Languages. Bookstacks QA 76.7 .F73 2001
How to Think Like a Programmer: Program Design Solutions for the Bewildered.
  Bookstacks QA 76.6 .V53 2009
McGraw-Hill Programmer's Desk Reference. Reference QA 76.6 .C36 1996
Practical Handbook of Internet Computing. Bookstacks QA 76.625 .P73 2005

SOFTWARE

Encyclopedia of Software Engineering. Reference QA76.758 .E53 1994
Head First Software Development. Bookstacks QA 76.76 .D47 P495 2008.
Practitioner’s Handbook for User Interface Design and Development.
  Bookstacks QA 76.9 .U83 T68 2002
Software Project Manager’s Handbook: Principles that Work at Work.
Bookstacks QA 76.76 .D47 2004

COMPUTER SECURITY

Computer and Information Security Handbook. Bookstacks QA 76.9 .A25 C627 2013
Encyclopedia of High-Tech Crime and Crime-Fighting.
Reference HV 6773 .N48 2004
Handbook of Digital Forensics and Investigation. Bookstacks HV 6773 .H36 2010

COMPUTER GRAPHICS

Complete Guide to Digital Graphic Design. T 385 .C5487 2002
Encyclopedia of Graphics File Formats. Bookstacks T 385 .M87 1996
Essential Guide to User Interface Design: An Introduction to GUI Design Principles and Techniques.
Bookstacks QA 76.9 .U83 G33 2002
GUI Style Guide. Bookstacks QA 6.9 .U83 F69 1995
Illustrated Computer Graphics Dictionary. Reference T 385 .S66 1993

EDUCATION AND CAREERS

Career Opportunities in Computers and Cyberspace. Career Counter/Reference QA 76.25 .H46 2004
Careers for Computer Buffs and Other Technological Types
Career Counter/Reference QA 76.25 .E23 2006
Careers in High Tech. Career Counter/Reference TA 157 .B3418 2007
Peterson's Graduate Programs in Engineering and Applied Sciences.
Directories/Reference L 901 .P446 [annual]
Prentice Hall IT Career Guide. Career Counter/Reference T 58.5 .Q58 2003
Top 100 Computer and Technical Careers. Career Counter/Reference QA 76.25 .F37 [latest]

WORLD WIDE WEB RESOURCES

Computers & Computing Internet Sources. http://libguides.southalabama.edu/compweb?hs=a
Free Online Dictionary of Computing. http://foldoc.org
Programmer’s Heaven. http://www.programmersheaven.com/

SUGGESTIONS FOR LOCATING ADDITIONAL MATERIAL IN SOUTHcat CATALOG

Try Subject searches: Try Keyword searches (to see most recent items first change “Sort
by” from Relevance to Publication Date – Most Recent First):
computer engineering “artificial  intelligence”
computer storage devices comput? and financ?
computer simulation “computer graphics”
computer software microprocessor?
computer networks  neural and (comput? or networks)
computer programs “programming language?”
microcomputer comput? and security

Questions Amy Prendergast or call (251)460-7025
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