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Computing and Games Technology: Welcome

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Group and individual study rooms. PCs available. Secure, accessible study room (adjustable lights and table) can be booked via the library Help Desk.


Curzon Open Learning Zone

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This page brings together key resources to help you find information relating to computing courses, including computer science, computer networks, cyber security, computer forensics, business and enterprise information systems, and games technology.

You will find information about key books and electronic resources, as well as help using the library and how to contact us. If you'd like to book a tutorial, visit the skills and training tab.


 New Books:

Learn Quantum Computing with Python and IBM Quantum Experience
Fundamentals of Computer Graphics
Designing user experience : a guide to HCI, UX and interaction design
The Focal easy guide to Final cut pro X
3Ds max basics for modeling video game assets
Cyber Minds: Insights on Cybersecurity Across the Cloud, Data, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, and IoT to Keep You Cyber Safe
Creating games with unity, substance painter, and maya
Creating games with unreal engine, substance painter, and maya
Fundamentals of graphics using MATLAB
Practical machine learning for data analysis using python
Practical internet of things security: a practical, indispensable security guide
Hands-on incident response and digital forensics
IoT security : advances in authentication
Laws of UX: using psychology to design better products and services
Unity 2020 virtual reality projects
Fundamentals of Digital Forensics
Python Machine Learning By Example
Cyber Litigation: The Legal Principles
Digital visual effects and compositing
Principles of Data Mining
An introduction to communication and artificial intelligence
21st century nanoscience
Digital forensics and incident response
Big data analytics and computing for digital forensic investigations
Introduction to interactive digital media: concept and practice
Machine learning for cybersecurity cookbook

Discover Your Digital Skills @ BCU and Beyond


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Discover Your Digital Skills @ BCU and Beyond

Digital Literacy is an incredibly important set of skills in the modern world. Recognising your own strengths and weaknesses will help you improve on the skills you have academically, professionally and personally. Birmingham City University are offering access to the Digital Skills @ BCU Discovery Tool to help you evaluate and boost your digital literacy. Regularly visiting the tool will help you monitor your progress, and measure the differences you are making.

Access the Discovery Tool

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The Customer Services librarians are available via chat, or you can pop into Curzon Library 11am-4pm Monday-Friday and visit us at the help desk. We can offer guidance and support in searching, referencing and using the library resources. Library Advisors are available Monday-Friday 9am-6pm for general library queries.


James Dean is your Learning, Teaching and Research Librarian. He can offer 1:1 support in finding and using information for assignments, referencing and making the most of our specialist resources. Book a tutorial with James.


​Deniz Bilgen is your Collection Management Librarian. He liaises with the subject area to establish the resource requirements, purchases the required resources and assists academics to develop their online reading lists. Email Deniz.

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