COMP 535 - Computer Networks

 

Liaison librarian

  • Jennifer.Zhao [at] mcgill.ca (Email) 514-398-1273
  • McGill users only
  • Open access resource
  • Free resource
  • In-library-use only
  • Catalogue record

 

Click below the subject headings to find a list of relevant books that are available at the McGill Library:

 

You may find more books using WorldCat.

Please note that if you want to access McGill Library’s electronic resources, such as e-books, e-journals or article databases, from off-campus, you need to log into EZproxy or VPN.

If the Library doesn’t have the items that you need, you may request it through COLOMBO (InterLibrary Loan), or suggest a purchase. We may be able to purchase a copy for the Library.

Liaison librarian

  • Jennifer.Zhao [at] mcgill.ca (Email) 514-398-1273
  • McGill users only
  • Open access resource
  • Free resource
  • In-library-use only
  • Catalogue record

 

Below are the e-book packages that are available for McGill users and have titles on topics covered in this course. You may search for a title using keywords or browse titles by clicking on the topic headings provided on the package platforms.

Please sign in using your McGill email to access e-books on this platform.

Relevant topics are available in the IT and Technical Topics collection, including Networks & Protocols, Telecommunications, Security, etc.

Relevant topics: Communication, Networking & Broadcasting

Relevant topics: Telecommunications

Relevant topics: Network Administration, Security, Web development, etc.

Relevant topics: Communication System Security, Communication Technology, Communication Technology – Networks, Mobile & Wireless Communications under the Electrical & Electronics Engineering heading.

 

More e-books of topics in the computer science field are also available from Knovel,  Science Direct, SpringerLink, and Synthesis.

Please note that if you want to access the Library's e-books from off-campus, you need to log into EZproxy or VPN.

If the Library doesn’t have the book that you need, you may request it through COLOMBO (InterLibrary Loan), or suggest a purchase. We may be able to purchase a copy for the Library.

Liaison librarian

  • Jennifer.Zhao [at] mcgill.ca (Email) 514-398-1273
  • McGill users only
  • Open access resource
  • Free resource
  • In-library-use only
  • Catalogue record

 

Core subject databases

  • ACM Digital Library
    Provides full text access to Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)’s journals, transactions, magazines, and conference proceedings. It also contains information about ACM Special Interest Groups (SIG).
  • IEEE Xplore
    Provides full text access to journals, magazines, conference publications, standards, books, and courses from IEEE and its partner institutions
  • INSPEC​​
    Indexes scholarly journals, conference proceedings and reports in the fields of electrical engineering and electronics, computers and control, information technology, and physics.
  • ​CiteSeerX
    Scientific literature search engine has focused primarily on the literature in computer and information science.
  • arXiv
    ​Electronic archive for research articles in the fields of physics, mathematics, computer science, nonlinear sciences, quantitative biology and statistics.  

Multidisciplinary databases

  • Scopus
    Multidisciplinary database for topic searching and citation searching.
  • Web of Science
    Multidisciplinary database for topic searching and citation searching.
  • Google Scholar

Dissertation and theses database

  • ProQuest Dissertations and Theses
    Full text dissertation and theses from North American universities and selected universities elsewhere.
  • eScholarship@McGill
    McGill University's institutional repository that archives dissertations and thesese of McGill students and publications from McGill researchers.

News databases

Please note that if you want to access the Library’s electronic articles, journals, or databases from off-campus, you need to log into EZproxy or VPN.

If the Library doesn’t have the article that you need, you may request it through COLOMBO (InterLibrary Loan).

Liaison librarian

  • Jennifer.Zhao [at] mcgill.ca (Email) 514-398-1273
  • McGill users only
  • Open access resource
  • Free resource
  • In-library-use only
  • Catalogue record

 

Books

Access or Call #

Writing for computer science. Zobel, J. 2004. London: Springer.

e-book

Style and ethics of communication in science and engineering. Humphrey, J. D., & Holmes, J. W. 2009. Morgan & Claypool

e-book

From research to manuscript: A guide to scientific writing. Katz, M. J. 2009. Springer

e-book

Making sense: A student's guide to research and writing: Engineering and the technical sciences. Northey, M. & Jewinski J. 2012. Oxford University Press.

Schulich Library Call#: T11 N675 2012

Citation management software:

  •  EndNote (free for McGill Users)

Citation manuals:

 

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