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compiled by Frank Butorac, October 2008
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Books can be located by Author, Title or Subject in the computer catalog. The Call Number in the top left-hand corner of the screen serves to locate the books on the shelves. Example of Subject Headings for books related to this curriculum are:

  • Computer Networks
  • Local Area Networks (Computer Networks)
  • Operating Systems (Computers)
  • Computer Security
  • Computers

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Reference Books

Reference books are shelved in a special section marked with an "R" or a "Ref" above the call number on the spine of the book as well as on the catalog record. Selected reference books in this library are:

  • Ref. QA 76.9 .C55 T847 2000 -- Administering Exchange Server
  • Ref. TK 5105.5 .S424 1997 -- Novell's Encyclopedia of Networking
  • Ref. TK 7887.5 .S425 1999 -- Hardware Bible
  • Ref. TK 7887 .B553 2000 -- Troubleshooting, Maintaining and Repairing PCs

The following books are located in the Reserve Reference Collection:

  • Ref. TK 5105.8 C57 C467 1998 -- CCNA: Introduction to Cisco Router Configuration
  • Ref. QA 76.3 .M53 1997 -- Microsoft TCP/IP Training
  • Ref. TK 5105.8 .N65 L565 1999 -- Novell's Netware 5: Administrators Handbook
  • Ref. TK 7887 .M53 1998 -- Micro House PC Hardware, 3 vols.

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Listed below are some of the periodicals in the MCCC library in this subject area. Complete holdings and available dates may be found on file at the front circulation desk.

  • Network Magazine
  • Macworld
  • PC World

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Periodical Indexes

Periodical indexes in your field include:

  • EBSCOHost Magazine Index (on-line on Library’s Research Page and on Dynix catalog terminals)
  • Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe (on-line on Library’s Research Page)
  • ABI Inform - Business (on-line on Library's Research Page under the VALE group)
  • Periodicals Abstracts - Proquest (on-line on Library's Research Page under the VALE group)

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Internet Resources

There are many resources on Computer Networking available on the Internet. Some examples of websites certification programs are:

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