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Goldsmiths Library has a large collection of both print books and ebooks (accessible from home using your username and password).  

You can search for print and ebooks on the Library Search.

Useful classmarks

Books are arranged on the shelves using the Dewey Decimal Classification system (000-999). Below is a list of the most relevant classmarks for Computing.

Remember to search the catalogue in addition to browsing, as books can be classified in different ways.

First Floor
004 Computer science and IT
004.019 Human-computer interaction
004.6 Computer communications and networks
004.678 The internet
005.1 Software engineering
005.117 Object oriented programming
005.13 Programming languages 
005.133  Specific programming languages (e.g. JAVA, PASCAL, PROLOG) 
005.432 Specific operating systems, e.g. UNIX
005.74 Databases
005.8 Data security
006.3 Artificial intelligence
006.32 Neural networks
006.6 Computer graphics
006.68 Computer graphics software, e.g. Photoshop
006.69  Presentation software, e.g. Powerpoint
006.7 Web design and digital multimedia
303.483 Information technology and social change
306.46 Technology and society
510 Mathematics
658.403 Management information systems


Second Floor
709.0408 Computing and art
789.99 Computing and music
794.8 Computer games
794.81526 Computer games programming



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