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Computer Science

This guide will help patrons find useful information on various topics dealing with computing and computer science.

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Listed below are options available for you to contact a reference librarian and ask for help with your research.

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Marquan Mutazz is the original author of this guide, which he updated through December 2018.

Subject-Focused Encyclopedias

Need to select a research topic or find background information?  

The Reference Collection includes a variety of different sources, such as: subject-focused encyclopedias, handbooks, almanacs, maps/atlases, statistical compendiums, dictionaries, and more. Look here to find introductory articles on subject-related topics. The broad perspective offered by such articles often proves helpful for narrowing research topics before pursuing more in-depth information. 

This guide provides some recommendations for encyclopedias and other reference resources that might provide helpful information relating to your topic.

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Recommended Online Encyclopedia Databases

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