This ebook collection covers a range of IT topics: programming, networks, security, business, web and desktop applications, and more. This is a rotating collection; books drop out of the collection after 2-3 years. Watch a how-to video.
ProQuest Ebook Central (formerly ebrary and EBL) is a multidisciplinary collection of ebooks from numerous academic publishers. Visit the help page. NOTE: Titles can be dropped by the publisher without prior notice.
Recommended Library Databases
Use these databases to search for articles from newspapers, magazines, trade publications, and scholarly peer-reviewed journals.
Full text access to over 1,500 U.S. and international newspapers, including The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and The Times of London.
Web Search Tips
Many online sources are plagiarized or of questionable quality. When using online sources, ask yourself the following questions: Who is the author? What are his/her credentials? What possible biases exist? When was this source published?
This search engine automatically connects to the library's full-text databases when you're on campus. If you are off campus, you can click on SETTINGS, then click on LIBRARY LINKS, add CAL POLY POMONA, and click SAVE.
Cite Your Sources using APA Style!
When creating your project, remember to cite everything you did not write, create, or think up on your own, including images, graphs, charts, maps, and statistics.