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Library Electronic Reference Sources


The EMU Library subscribes to a growing collection of online reference resources which include dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, company information, style guides, etc.

This site contains links to over 400 online reference titles, organizes them by discipline, and allows you to browse descriptions of the titles. Disciplines include subcategories. For example, biology includes subcategories for botany, genetics, molecular and microbiology, zoology and animal resources. Multidisciplinary titles are usually listed under multiple disciplines.

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    Main Subject: Computer Science




Computing Science

Desktop Encyclopedia of the Internet
Title: Desktop encyclopedia of the Internet [computer file] / Nathan J. Muller. Publisher: Boston : Artech House, c1999.

Dictionary of Computing
Title: A dictionary of computing. [computer file] Edition: 4th ed. Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1997.

Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology (5 volumes)
Title: Encyclopedia of information science and technology [electronic resource] / Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, editor. Publisher: Hershey, PA : Idea Group Reference, c2005.

Encyclopedia of Virtual Communities and Technologies
Title: Encyclopedia of virtual communities and technologies/ Subhasish Dasgupta, editor. Publisher: Hershey, PA : dea Group Reference, c2006. Description: 1 v. Subject(s): Electronic villages (Computer networks) --Encyclopedias. Telecommunication --Encyclopedias. Virtual reality --Encyclopedias.

Handbook of Virtual Environments : Design, Implementation, and Applications
Handbook of virtual environments [electronic resource] : design, implementation, and applications / edited by Kay M. Stanney."Computer simulation Handbooks, manuals, etc. Human-computer interaction Handbooks, manuals, etc. Virtual reality Handbooks, manuals, etc."Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2002. QA76.9.C65 H349 2002eb

Top 100 Computer and Technical Careers: Your Complete Guidebook to Major Jobs in Many Fields At All Training Levels
Top 100 computer and technical careers: your complete guidebook to major jobs in many fields at all training levels / Michael Farr. America’s top 101 computer and technical jobs. Edition: 3rd ed. Indianapolis, IN : JIST Works, c2007. v, 378 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. Subject(s): Computer science --Vocational guidance --United States. Technology --Vocational guidance --United States. Occupations --United States. Labor market --United States. Job hunting --United States.

Data Management

Encyclopedia of Data Warehousing and Mining
Encyclopedia of data warehousing and mining [electronic resource] / [edited by] John Wang. Publisher: Hershey, PA : Idea group Reference, c2006.

Encyclopedia of Database Technologies and Applications
Encyclopedia of database technologies and applications [electronic resource] / [edited by] Laura C. Rivero, Jorge H. Doorn, Viviana E. Ferraggine. Publisher: Hershey, PA : Idea group Reference, c2006.

Encyclopedia of Knowledge Management
Encyclopedia of knowledge management [electronic resource] / David Schwartz, [editor]. Publisher: Hershey, PA : Idea Group Reference, c2006.

International Dictionary of Data Communications
Title: The international dictionary of data communications [computer file] / Robert A. Saigh. Publisher: Chicago : Amacom, c1998.

Networks

Desktop Encyclopedia of Voice and Data Networking
Title: Desktop encyclopedia of voice and data networking [electronic resource] / Nathan J. Muller. Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, c2000.

Encyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking
The encyclopedia of multimedia technology and networking [electronic resource] / [edited by] Margherita Pagani. Publisher: Hershey, Pa. : Idea Group Reference, c2005.

Encyclopedia of Network Blueprints
Title: Encyclopedia of network blueprints [computer file] / Ed Taylor. Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, c1998.

Nortel Networks: The Complete Reference
Title: Nortel networks [electronic resource] : the complete reference / James Knapp. Edition: 2nd ed. Publisher: New York : McGraw Hill/Osborne, c2002. Description: xxv, 1156 p. : ill.

Understanding Networking Technology
Title: Understanding networking technology [computer file] : concepts, terms, and trends / Mark Norris. Edition: 2nd ed. Publisher: Boston : Artech House, c1999.

Telecommunications

Computer Telephony Encyclopedia
Title: Computer telephony encyclopedia [electronic resource] / Richard Grigonis. Publisher: New York : CMP Books, c2000.

Desktop Encyclopedia of Telecommunications
Title: Desktop encyclopedia of telecommunications [electronic resource] / Nathan J. Muller. Edition: 2nd ed. Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, c2000.

International Dictionary of Data Communications
Title: The international dictionary of data communications [computer file] / Robert A. Saigh. Publisher: Chicago : Amacom, c1998.

McGraw-Hill Illustrated Telecom Dictionary
Title: McGraw-Hill illustrated telecom dictionary [electronic resource] / Jade Clayton. Edition: 2nd ed. Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, c2000.