River Parishes Community College Library

Computers and Computer Science

General Resources

Computers and Computer Science Resources

Where to Look? Browse these Call Numbers

  • HF 5547 to HF 5548.5 – Office management, office automation, including Word processing, Data processing, Software development, and Special computers, systems or programs.
  • QA 75.5 to QA 76.95 – Electronic computers. Computer science.
    • QA 76.75 to QA 76.765 – Computer software.
  • TK 5105.73 to TK 5105.883 – Electronic mail systems, Internet, etc.
  • Z 52 to Z 52.5 – Word processing.

Selected Books in the Library

General Reference

  • Computers Simplified, 7th Edition.
    Call number: QA 76.5 .M2269 2007

Applications, etc.

  • Windows 7 Bible,
    Call number: QA 76.76 .O63 B6868 2009
  • Microsoft Office 2007 Simplified,
    Call number: HF 5548.4 .M525 K729335 2007
  • Microsoft Office 2012 Demystified,
    Call number: HF 5548.4 .M525 R49 2012
  • Teach Yourself Visually Microsoft Office Access 2007,
    Call number: QA 76.9 .D3 W36 2007
  • Microsoft Office Access 2010: Quicksteps,
    Call number: QA 76.9 .D3 C758 2010
  • Teach Yourself Visually Microsoft Office Excel 2007,
    Call number: HF 5548.4 .M523 M85 2007
  • Microsoft Office Excel 2010: Quicksteps,
    Call number: HF 5548.4 .M523 C78 2010
  • Beyond Bullet Points: Using Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 to Create Presentations That Inform, Motivate, and Inspire,
    Call number: HF 5718.22 .A87 2008, includes disc.
  • Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2010: Quicksteps,
    Call number: HF 5718.22 .M388 2010
  • QuickBooks 2012: Quicksteps,
    Call number: HF 5679 .B3357 2012
  • Microsoft Office Word 2007: Quicksteps,
    Call number: Z 52.5 .M52 M389 2007
  • Microsoft Office Word 2010: Quicksteps,
    Call number: Z 52.5 .M52 M389 2010
  • The Internet and Email for the Over 50s,
    Call number: TK 5105.875 .I57 R41685 2010
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General Reference

Applications, etc.

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General Reference

  • HowStuffWorks: Computers, includes information on hardware, software, peripherals, security and the Internet.
  • Jan’s Computer Lessons and Tutorials, free tutorials on computer basics, created and maintained by a math and computer instructor; includes information on XP through Windows 7, as well as popular Microsoft Office applications.

Applications, etc.

  • Microsoft Office 365 Training Training, offers training courses for Microsoft Office 365 applications. See a specific application for help with older versions. Formats include videos, webinars, and downloadable materials.

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