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    Authors and Attendees Join Us at the 2014 SIGCSE Symposium

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Mar 18, 2014 9:52:03 AM

    At the 2014 ACM Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE) Symposium in Atlanta, GA, we displayed dozens of leading titles for Computer Science education, including Linda Null and Julia Lobur’s just published The Essentials of Computer Organization and Architecture, Fourth Edition. More than 1,300 instructors, students, and professionals from all over the world visited our booth to get an inside peak at our biggest Computer Science titles.

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    Topics: Caherine Ricardo, Computer Science, Linda Null, New Edition, Atlanta, Author, Herve Franceschi, Introduction to Computer Science, Julia Lobur, Richard Detmer, SIGCSE, Stan Warford

    Second Edition of Python Programming in Context Textbook Wins 2014 Texty Award

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Mar 3, 2014 4:00:43 AM

    The Text and Academic Authors Association (TAA) awarded a 2014 Textbook Excellence Award (Texty) to Python Programming in Context, Second Edition by Bradley Miller and David Ranum, both of Luther College.

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    Topics: Award, Author, Bradley Miller, David Ranum, TAA, Text and Academic Authors Association, Texty, Second Edition, Programming, Python Programming in Context, Python

    Review: Jamsa’s Cloud Computing is “superbly organized and presented”

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Aug 27, 2013 9:00:36 AM

    The Midwest Book Review just published a review of Cloud Computing by Kris Jamsa, stating that it “presents an articulate and ‘user friendly’ introduction to cloud technologies in general, and specifics about software as a service (SaaS), platform as service (PaaS), infrastructure as a service (IaaS), and desktop virtualization in particular.”

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    Topics: Midwest Book Review, Author, Review, review, Cloud Computing, Kris Jamsa

    Review: Cyberethics: Morality and Law in Cyberspace is “essential reading”

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Jul 15, 2013 11:33:44 AM

    The Midwest Book Review just published a review of the Fifth Edition of Cyberethics: Morality and Law in Cyberspace, calling it “essential reading that should be considered a high priority addition to personal, professional, corporate, government, community, and academic [libraries].”

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    Topics: Fifth Edition, Author, Review, Computer Ethics, Cyberethics: Morality and Law in Cyberspace, Richard Spinello, The Midwest Book Review

    Nell Dale Wins Taylor L. Booth Award from the IEEE Computer Society

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Apr 8, 2013 12:04:06 PM

    Nell B. Dale, one of the first women to earn a doctorate in computer science, just won the 2013 IEEE Computer Society Taylor L. Booth Award for her contributions to computer science education.

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    Topics: Computer Science, IEEE, IEEE Computer Society, Nell Dale, Author, Taylor Booth Award

    Null and Lobur’s The Essentials of Computer Organization and Architecture wins second Texty Award

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Mar 26, 2013 11:18:20 AM
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    Topics: Award, Linda Null, Author, Julia Lobur, TAA, Text and Academic Authors Association, Texty, The Essentials of Computer Organization and Archit, Third Edition, Computer Architecture, Computer Organization

    Authors and Attendees Join Us at the 2013 SIGCSE Symposium

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Mar 20, 2013 11:31:36 AM
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    Topics: Computer Science, New Edition, Author, Bradley Miller, Charles Thies, Daniel Joyce, David Ranum, SIGCSE, Stan Warford

    Best-Selling Computer Science Illuminated Continues to Excite & Engage Majors and Non-Majors Alike

    Posted by Lindsay White on Oct 3, 2012 9:59:44 AM

    Now in it's fifth edition, Computer Science Illuminated has surpassed its competitors as the market leading textbook for introductory computer science.  Authored by two of today's most respected computer science educators, Nell Dale and John Lewis, the Fifth Edition continues its thorough presentation of computing systems to provide computer science majors with a solid foundation for further study, and offers non-majors a comprehensive and complete introduction to computing.

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    Topics: Computer Science, computing, New Edition, Author, author, CS0, Introduction to Computer Science, new edition, Illuminated

    New Review: "Elementary Information Security is a tour de force that covers every information security topic, large and small."

    Posted by admin on Jun 12, 2012 10:41:06 AM
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    Topics: Computer Science, Author, Information Security, National Security Agency, New Text, New text, Review, review, Ben Rothke, CISSP certification, NSTISSI 4011, Richard Smith

    Thank You for Visiting Jones & Bartlett Learning at SIGCSE 2012

    Posted by admin on Mar 26, 2012 2:50:33 PM
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