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Getting Started

This guide provides an overview of resources to assist Engineering and IT students getting started with researching


Subject Terms



Hint:  For even greater flexibility, use the drop-down menus in Advanced Search, enter the subject, and then add keywords to other search boxes to refine your search.

Call Numbers

Call numbers group similar subjects and topics together on the library shelves. QUT library uses the Dewey decimal classification system as the base for building our call numbers. Check out how the call number system works...

Likely call numbers where you could browse for works on computer and software systems include:

003.3            Computer simulation

003.54          Cryptography

004.019         Human - computer interactions            

005.1            Computer programming    

006.3            Artificial intelligence    

006.6            Computer graphics

006.8            Virtual reality