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Computer Science: Books

Computer Science Subject Guide

Finding Books

Books in Alkek Library are shelved by the Library of Congress classification system. Common call number ranges for Computer Science are:

Computer Science : QA75-76.95 (6th floor)

Computer Engineering : TK7885-7895 (7th floor)


Interlibrary Loan

Log in to ILLiad to make an Interlibrary Loan request

Interlibrary Loan is a Library lending service available to current TxState students and employees. ILL borrows items from other libraries that the Alkek Library does not own.

This service is free to Texas State students, faculty, and staff. Typical turnaround for a book is 2 weeks.

Search the Library Catalog

Use the Library Catalog to search for print resources, multimedia resources, and ebooks. The Library Catalog also provides location and availability details. Use quotation marks for "phrase searching"


Also try these Computer Science eBook collections:

Ebrary Academic

For theses and dissertations, Computer Science students need to use Turabian or APA (as per Texas State Graduate College).

Otherwise, the most commonly used style guides for Computer Science are IEEE Computer Society Style Guide (based on the Chicago Manual of Style) and ACM Style.

Subject Guide

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Dianna Morganti
Alkek Library, 350L
601 University
San Marcos, TX 78666