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Computer Science : Research Areas

A guide to SAU Library resources for Computer Science research.

Computer Science: Research Areas

Algorithms and Data Structures


Artificial Intelligence 


AI (Artificial Intelligence) Topics, from the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI).

Computer Security


Computer Security Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

Cyber Strategy, United States Department of Defense (DoD).

Cybersecurity, Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS).
CSIS is a bipartisan, nonprofit organization headquartered in Washington, D.C. One of the many focuses of this institution is defense and security. 

The Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security (CERIAS), Purdue University.
"Currently viewed as one of the world’s leading centers for research and education in areas of information security that are crucial to the protection of critical computing and communication infrastructure."

Database Design & Theory


Human Computer Interaction


Human Computer Interaction Bibliography.

Systems & Networking


Programming Languages



Available Resources

C Books E-books
C++ Books E-books
C# Books E-books
Fortran Books E-books
HTML Books E-books
Java Books E-books
JavaScript Books E-books
MATLAB Books E-books
Objective-C Books E-books
Perl Books E-books
PHP Books E-books
Python Books E-books
Ruby Books E-books
SQL Books E-books
XML Books E-books


Code School
"Code School teaches web technologies in the comfort of your browser with video lessons, coding challenges, and screencasts."

"Learn core programming concepts and syntax for the world's most popular languages."

"From Science to Art to Technology, edX offers simply the best classes from the best professors and universities."

HTML5 Rocks

Khan Academy
"Practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom."

MIT OpenCourseWare
"A web-based publication of virtually all MIT course content. OCW is open and available to the world and is a permanent MIT activity."




Full-Text e-book collection