Purpose of Collection:

The Systems & Computer Engineering collection at MacOdrum Library supports the research activities of faculty, students and staff and the instructional requirements of undergraduate and graduate programs. Systems & Computer Engineering is an interdisciplinary area of studies within the Faculty of Engineering & Design. As such, the collection also provides support for, and draws from teaching and research in a wide variety of related fields such as Mathematics & Statistics, Computer Science, Human Computer Interactions, and Physics.

For concrete examples of our collections in action, please visit our Computer Science or Computer Systems Engineering subject guides.

Academic Departments & Programs Supported:

Themes/Subject Coverage

Select material of an acceptable academic/scholarly or professional standard in the following subject fields:

  • Analytics and Machine Intelligence, Big Data
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Communications
  • Computer and Communication Networks, Cloud Computing
  • Computer Systems
  • Image and Signal Processing
  • Robotics and Control
  • Sensors, Sensor Systems, and the Internet of Things
  • Software Engineering
  • Technology Innovation Management
  • Security

Selection Guidelines


Preference to newly published works.




English is the primary language of the collection. Works published in other languages are purchased very selectively at the specific request of faculty.

Types of material

Collected (primarily online) monographs, journals, conference proceedings. Collected selectively dissertations, textbooks and translations, audiovisual material, games, immersive media.


Not Collected biographies, popular press items, working papers, pamphlets.

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