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User Support Book Catalogue

Roger Woolnough and Jutta Megies , IT/User Support

Situated in Building 513 1-022 (tel. 74050) is the Computing Bookshop provided by the IT / User Support group, where CERN users can find computer books and CDs at discount prices. The service is open weekdays from 8.30 to 12.30 or contactable by e-mail to Books are purchased from some 15 publishing houses and the catalogue offers a selection of documentation aimed at the range of computing utilities available at CERN. The service welcomes suggestions from the user community for new aquistions. Purchasing may be done internally via EDH or TID or alternatively cash payments via the CERN Bank.

The list, with all the relevant information, is compiled regularly at URL:

Last Updated on September 24th, 1999 at 01:04:23

Operating System.PC

Title                               Author(s)
Windows NT Workstation 4.0 User ... Boyce                      
Essential Windows NT System Admi... Frisch                     
The Complete Reference to Window... Kadnier                    
Windows NT User Administration.     Meggitt,Ritchey            
Windows 2000 Beta Training Kit      Microsoft                  
Inside Windows NT (2nd ed.)         Microsoft                  
Windows NT in a nutshell            Pearce                     
Windows NT for Open VMS professi... Solomon                    

Operating System.Linux

Title                               Author(s)
Linux Kernel Internals              Beck,Bohme,Dziadzka        
The Linux Kernel Book               Card,Dumas,Mevel           
CERN Linux Installation CD          Cern                       
CERN CD for Linux Asis Cernlib      Cern                       
Linux Application Development       Johnson,Troan              
Linux Network Administrator's guide Kirch                      
Linux Unleashed (3rd ed.)           Parker                     
Ressources d'Experts Linux          Parker                      
Applix ware office suite for Linux  Redhat                     
Linux Device Drivers                Rubini                     
Linux in a Nutshell                 Siever                     
A practical guide to  Linux         Sobell                     
Running Linux                       Welsh,Kaufman              

Operating System.Unix

Title                               Author(s)
Unix for the impatient              Abrahams,Larson            
Unix for VMS users                  Bourne                     
Unix for OpenVMS users (2nd ed.)    Bourne,Holstein,Mcmullen   
Andrew File system (managing fil... Campbell                   
Digital Unix system administrato... Cheek                      
Using csh and tcsh                  DuBois                     
Essential system administration     Frisch                     
Posix 4 Programming for the real... Gallmeister                
Unix in a Nutshell                  Gilly                      
System performance tuning           Loukides                   
Unix System Administration Handbook Nemeth,Snyder,Seebass,Hein 
The Unix CD Bookshelf               O'Reilly                   
Unix Power Tools                    Peek,Loukides,O'Reilly     
Learning the Korn Shell             Rosenblatt                 
A practical guide to the Unix sy... Sobell                     
A practical guide to Unix sys 5     Sobell                     


Title                               Author(s)
Pretty good privacy                 Garfinkel                  
Practical Unix and Internet secu... Garfinkel,Spafford         
TCP/IP Network Administration (2... Hunt                       
Unix network programming (Vol.2)    Stevens                    
Unix network programming (Vol.1)    Stevens                    
TCP/IP illust. Vol.1 protocols      Stevens                    
TCP/IP illust. Vol.2 implementation Stevens                    
TCP/IP illust. Vol.3 TCP for tra... Stevens                    
Computer Networks (3rd ed.)         Tanenbaum                  
Network Resource tools              Terena,Isaacs              

X Windows

Title                               Author(s)
X Window system in a Nutshell       Cutler,Gilly,O'Reilly      
X Toolkit int. ref. manual vol 5    Flanagan                   
Xview programming manual vol 7      Heller                     
X Window sys. admin's vol 8         Mui,Pearce                 
X user tools                        Mui,Quercia                
Xlib Programming manual vol 1       Nye                        
Xlib Reference manual vol 2         Nye                        
X Protocol reference manual vol 0   Nye                        
X companion CD for R6               Nye                        
X Toolkit int. program. vol 4       O'Reilly,Nye               
X Toolkit int. prog. OSF/MOTIF v... O'Reilly,Nye               
Programmer's supplement for Rele... O'Reilly,Nye               
X Window system user guide vol 3    O'Reilly,Quercia           
X Window sys usr OSF/MOTIF vol 3M   O'Reilly,Quercia           
Xview reference manual vol 7b       Raalte                     


Title                               Author(s)
Classroom in a Book Photoshop 5.0   Adobe                      
CorelDRAW 6 unleashed               Coburn,Gonzalez,McCormik   
Motif tools                         Flanagan                   
Media guide.                        Micrografx                 
Encyclopedia of graphics            Murray,VanRyper            
OpenGL Programming Guide (2nd ed.)  Neider,Davis,Woo           
Open Inventor C++ ref. man.         Open Inventor              
OpenGL Reference Manual (2nd ed.)   OpenGL                     
Motif reference manual vol 6b       Paula,Ferguson             
The Inventor Toolmaker              Wernecke                   
The Inventor Mentor                 Wernecke                   


Title                               Author(s)
HTML The Definitive Guide           Musciano,Kennedy           
Using HTML4                         Phillips                   


Title                               Author(s)
Java programming language (2nd ed.) Arnold,Gosling             
Java Tutorial (2nd ed.)             Campione,Walrath           
Java Tutorial Continued             Campione,Walrath,Hulm      
Java Class Libraries. Vol 2 (2nd... Chan,Lee                   
Java Class Libraries. Vol 1(2nd ... Chan,Lee,Kramer            
Core JAVA (fundamentals + advanced) Cornell,Horstmann          
Thinking in JAVA                    Eckel                      
Java Swing                          Eckstein,Loy,Wood          
Developing JAVA Beans               Englander                  
Java in a Nutshell (2nd ed.)        Flanagan                   
Java Examples in a Nutshell         Flanagan                   
JavaScript the definitive guide     Flanagan                   
Java language reference (2nd ed.)   Grand                      
Teach yourself Java 2 in 21 days    Lemay,Cadenhead            
Java in a Nutshell - Deluxe Edition O'Reilly                   
Java Beans Developer Resource       Sridharan                  
JDBC API Tutorial and Reference ... White,Fisher,Cattel,Hami...


Title                               Author(s)
Netscape 4 Communicator 6 en 1      Guiford,Kraynak             
Netscape 4 Communicator 6 in 1      Guilford,Kraynak           
CGI programming on the WWW          Gundavaram                 
Apache The Definite Guide (2nd ed.) Laurie,Laurie              
Dreamweaver 2 Bible                 Lowery                     
AltaVista Search Resolution (2nd... Ray                        
Creating Killer Web Sites (2nd ed.) Siegel                     
How to set up World Wide Web site   Stein                      
Web Security A step by step refe... Stein                      
Designing Web Graphics 3            Weinman                    

MS Office

Title                               Author(s)
Running Microsoft WORD 97           Borland                    
Running Microsoft FRONTPAGE 98      Buyens                     
Running Microsoft EXCEL 97          Dodge,Kinata,Stinson       
WORD 97 Bible                       Heslop,Engell              
OFFICE 97 Bible                     Jones,Sutton               
MS WORD 97 step by step             Microsoft                  
MS EXCEL 97 step by step            Microsoft                  
MS POWERPOINT 97 step by step       Microsoft                  
MS WORD 97 step by step advanced    Microsoft                  
MS FRONTPAGE 98 step by step        Microsoft                  
Using PROJECT 98                    Pyron                      
Running Microsoft POWERPOINT 97     Sagman                     
Word 97/Excel 97 Clics & Declic     Steele/Craig                
EXCEL 97 Bible                      Walkenbach                 

Text Processing/Editing

Title                               Author(s)
Postscript (3rd ed.)  Adobe                      
Adobe FrameMaker (version 5.5)      Adobe                      
Classroom in a Book FrameMaker      Adobe                      
Learning GNU Emacs                  Cameron,Rosenblatt         
The LaTeX Companion                 Goossens,Mittelbach,Samarin
The LaTeX Web Companion             Goossens,Rahtz             
LaTeX Graphics Companion            Goossens,Rahtz,Mittelbach  
Learning the vi editor              Lamb                       
LaTeX user guide                    Lamport                    
GNU Emacs manual                    Stallman                   


Title                               Author(s)
Oracle8 Beginner's Guide            Abbey,Corey                
Oracle8 Object-Oriented Design      Anstey                     
Oracle performance tuning, revised  Corrigan,Gurry             
Oracle8 Design Tips                 Ensor,Stevenson            
Oracle Built-in Packages            Feuerstein,Dye,Beresniewicz
Oracle PL/SQL programming           Feuerstein,Pribyl          
Mastering Oracle power objects      Greenwald,Hoskin           
Oracle SQL High-performance tuni... Harrison                   
Using Microsoft ACCESS 97           Jennings                   
FileMaker Pro 4 (2nd ed.)           Kennedy                    
MS ACCESS 97 step by step           Microsoft                  
Running Microsoft ACCESS 97         Viescas                    
MySQL & mSQL                        Yarger,Reese,King          


Title                               Author(s)
MS Visual Basic 6.0 step by step... Halvorson                  
Inside Visual C++ version 5 (4th... Kruglinski                 
Programming Visual C++ (5th ed.)    Kruglinski,Shepherd,Wingo  
Hardcore Visual Basic (5th ed.)     McKinney                   


Title                               Author(s)
Navigating C++ and Object Orient... Anderson,Anderson          
Scientific and Engineering C++      Barton,Nackman             
Unix system programming using C++   Chan                       
C++ Faqs (2nd ed.)                  Cline,Lomow,Girou          
Advanced C++ prog. styles           Coplien                    
The Complete C++ Training Course... Deitel                     
Advanced CORBA Programming with C++ Henning,Vinoski            
C++ Object Databases Prog. with ... Jordan                     
A Book on C (4th ed.)               Kelley,Pohl                
The C Programming Language          Kernighan,Ritchie          
Large Scale C++ Software Design     Lakos                      
C++ Primer                          Lippman,Lajoie             
Object Oriented C++ Using Booch ... Martin                     
Effective C++: CD                   Meyers                     
More Effective C++                  Meyers                     
Effective C++ (2nd ed.)             Meyers                     
STL tutorial and reference guide    Musser,Saini               
Practical C++ Programming           Oualline                   
Practical C Programming (3rd ed.)   Oualline                   
C++ for Fortran programmers         Pohl                       
C++ For C programmers (2nd ed.)     Pohl                       
Object Oriented Programming C++     Pohl                       
C++ The Core language               Satir,Brown                
C++ Programming Language (3rd ed.)  Stroustrup                 
C++ Primer answer book              Tondo,Leung                
C++ Solutions                       Vandevoorde                


Title                               Author(s)
Perl CookBook                       Christiansen,Torkington    
XL Fortran for AIX user guide       IBM                        
Migrating to Fortran 90             Kerrigan                   
Fortran 90 explained                Metcalf,Reid               
Tcl and Tk tools                    O'Reilly                   
The Perl CD Bookshelf               O'Reilly                   
Tcl and Tk toolkit                  Ousterhout                 
Learning Perl (2nd ed.)             Schwartz,Christiansen      
Perl in a Nutshell                  Siever,Spainhour,Patwardhan
Advanced Perl Programming           Srinivasan                 
Programming Perl (2nd ed.)          Wall                       
Learning Perl/Tk                    Walsh                      
Practical Prog. in Tcl and Tk (2... Welch                      

Programming.SW Maintenance

Title                               Author(s)
Imake                               DuBois                     
make                                Oram,Talbot                
GNU make                            Stallman                   

Programming.SW Engineering/OOP

Title                               Author(s)
Building Object Applications tha... Ambler                     
Best of Booch                       Booch                      
Object solutions                    Booch                      
Succeeding with the Booch and OM... Booch                      
Object Oriented Analysis and Design Booch                      
The Unified Modeling Language Us... Booch,Jacobson,Rumaugh     
Object Databases in Practice        Chaudhri,Loomis            
Real-Time UML                       Douglass                   
UML Toolkit                         Eriksson,Penker            
Analysis Patterns: Reusable Obje... Fowler                     
UML Distilled                       Fowler,Scott               
Design Patterns: Elements of Reu... Gamma,Helm,Johnson,Vliss...
Design Patterns: CD                 Gamma,Helm,Johnson,Vliss...
A discipline for software engine... Humphrey                   
Personal software process           Humphrey                   
The Unified Software Development... Jacobson,Booch,Rumbaugh    
Software engineering standards      Mazza,Fairclough           
Software engineering guides         Mazza,Fairclough           
The Essential Distributed Objects   Orfali,Harkey,Edwards      
Visual Modeling Rational Rose UML   Quatrani                   
Use Cases with BOOCH/OMT/UML        Texel,Williams             
Pattern Hatching                    Vlissides                  


Title                               Author(s)
Unix systems programming for svr4   Curry                      
Sed and Awk (2nd ed.)               Dougherty                  
Expect                              Libes                      
Programming with GNU soft           Loukides,Oram              
Pthreads Programming                Nicols                     
Advanced Programming in Unix env    Stevens                    


Title                               Author(s)
Lapack user's guide                 Anderson,Bai,...           
Mathematica in the laboratory       Dick,Riddle,Stein          
LabView Graphical Programming (2... Johnson                    
LabView Power Programming           Johnson                    
MATLAB Student Ed. + CD V5.3        Mathworks                  
MATLAB Student Ed. no CD V5         Mathworks                  
Simulink Dynamic system simulati... Mathworks                  
MicroSim Schematics                 MicroSim                   
MicroSim User's Guide               MicroSim                   
MicroSim Reference Manual           MicroSim                   
MicroSim PSpice Optimizer           MicroSim                   
MicroSim Application Notes          MicroSim                   
A physicist's guide to Mathematica  Tam                        
LabView for Everyone                Wells,Travis               
Standard Add-on Packages            Wolfram                    
Mathematica (4th ed.)               Wolfram                    

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