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CS 4310 Operating Systems (formerly CS 431)

This guide suggests high quality research tools for the technical paper assignment in Professor Gilbert Young's CS4310 class.

Introduction

Welcome to this research guide! If you are off campus, many of the resources featured here require that you login with your Bronco name and password.

E-Books

logos of different operating systems

Recommended Databases

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?

Google logo by Ruth Kedar
Logo by R. Kedar (1999)

Cite Your Sources!

La Geode, by Samyra Serin
Photo by S. Serin (2008)

When creating your project, remember to cite everything you did not write/create/think up on your own, including images/graphs/charts/maps you borrow from online sources. For more info, take a look at the following:

Below are some useful websites to help you format your sources correctly.