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Welcome to the subject guide for Computing and Games Design. This guide will help you find books, journals and other resources to use when undertaking research for your assignments.

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The Books tab will guide you through the process of finding books both print and electronic for your subject and the Journals and Databases tab will direct you to resources for finding computing related journal articles and conference papers..


Key computing resources

IEEE Xplore

In the database IEEE Xplore there are now over 3.8 million articles on computing related topics.  There are thousands of early access articles that you can only find by searching IEEE Xplore (not by searching through Google Scholar or Library Search).


We now subscribe to Gartner. Gartner, Inc. (NYSE: IT) is the world's leading information technology research and advisory company. The resources of Gartner Research, Gartner Executive Programs, Gartner Consulting and Gartner Events are valuable to a wide range of staff in IT, high-tech, telecom enterprises and professional services.

Other useful subject guides

This computing subject guide covers the core resources you need for day-to-day study and research.

You may sometimes find other subject guides useful for specialised topics. You can find a full list of other guides on the Library Gateway, but some that may be particularly useful are: