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BISAC Subject Headings List, Computers

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COMPUTERS

Use "COMPUTERS / Electronic Commerce" for works on the computer skills and technology needed to facilitate electronic commerce and use subjects beginning with "BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / E-Commerce" for works discussing the business aspects of electronic commerce.

COM000000   COMPUTERS / General

COM004000   COMPUTERS / Artificial Intelligence / General

COM016000   COMPUTERS / Artificial Intelligence / Computer Vision & Pattern Recognition

COM025000   COMPUTERS / Artificial Intelligence / Expert Systems

COM042000   COMPUTERS / Artificial Intelligence / Natural Language Processing

COM093000   COMPUTERS / Blockchain *

COM005000   COMPUTERS / Business & Productivity Software / General

COM027000   COMPUTERS / Business & Productivity Software / Accounting & Finance

COM005030   COMPUTERS / Business & Productivity Software / Business Intelligence

COM066000   COMPUTERS / Business & Productivity Software / Collaboration

COM084010   COMPUTERS / Business & Productivity Software / Databases

COM084020   COMPUTERS / Business & Productivity Software / Email Clients

COM084030   COMPUTERS / Business & Productivity Software / Office Suites

COM078000   COMPUTERS / Business & Productivity Software / Presentations

COM081000   COMPUTERS / Business & Productivity Software / Project Management Tools

COM054000   COMPUTERS / Business & Productivity Software / Spreadsheets

COM058000   COMPUTERS / Business & Productivity Software / Word Processing

COM006000   COMPUTERS / Buyer's Guides

COM055000   COMPUTERS / Certification Guides / General

COM055030   COMPUTERS / Certification Guides / Cisco *

COM055010   COMPUTERS / Certification Guides / CompTIA (incl. A+)

COM055020   COMPUTERS / Certification Guides / Microsoft

COM055040   COMPUTERS / Certification Guides / Oracle *

COM011000   COMPUTERS / Computer Architecture

COM059000   COMPUTERS / Computer Engineering

                      COMPUTERS / Computer Industry see BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industries / Computers & Information Technology

COM013000   COMPUTERS / Computer Literacy

COM014000   COMPUTERS / Computer Science

COM072000   COMPUTERS / Computer Simulation

                      COMPUTERS / Computer Viruses see Security / Viruses & Malware

COM017000   COMPUTERS / Cybernetics

                      COMPUTERS / Data Recovery see System Administration / Backup & Recovery

COM018000   COMPUTERS / Data Science / General

COM082000   COMPUTERS / Data Science / Bioinformatics

COM021030   COMPUTERS / Data Science / Data Analytics

COM062000   COMPUTERS / Data Science / Data Modeling & Design

COM089000   COMPUTERS / Data Science / Data Visualization

COM021040   COMPUTERS / Data Science / Data Warehousing

COM094000   COMPUTERS / Data Science / Machine Learning *

COM044000   COMPUTERS / Data Science / Neural Networks

COM021000   COMPUTERS / Database Administration & Management

COM087000   COMPUTERS / Design, Graphics & Media / General

COM087010   COMPUTERS / Design, Graphics & Media / Audio

COM007000   COMPUTERS / Design, Graphics & Media / CAD-CAM

COM087020   COMPUTERS / Design, Graphics & Media / Graphics Tools

COM087030   COMPUTERS / Design, Graphics & Media / Photography (see also PHOTOGRAPHY / Techniques / Digital)

COM071000   COMPUTERS / Design, Graphics & Media / Video & Animation

COM048000   COMPUTERS / Distributed Systems / General

COM061000   COMPUTERS / Distributed Systems / Client-Server Computing

COM091000   COMPUTERS / Distributed Systems / Cloud Computing

COM063000   COMPUTERS / Document Management

COM085000   COMPUTERS / Documentation & Technical Writing

COM023000   COMPUTERS / Educational Software

COM064000   COMPUTERS / Electronic Commerce (see also headings under BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / E-Commerce)

                      COMPUTERS / Email see Business & Productivity Software / Email Clients or System Administration / Email Servers

COM092000   COMPUTERS / Embedded Computer Systems

                      COMPUTERS / Entertainment & Games see GAMES & ACTIVITIES / Video & Mobile

                      COMPUTERS / Financial Applications see Business & Productivity Software / Accounting & Finance

                      COMPUTERS / Games see Programming / Games or GAMES & ACTIVITIES / Video & Mobile

COM067000   COMPUTERS / Hardware / General

COM074000   COMPUTERS / Hardware / Cell Phones & Devices

COM041000   COMPUTERS / Hardware / Chips & Processors

COM038000   COMPUTERS / Hardware / Mainframes & Minicomputers

COM050000   COMPUTERS / Hardware / Personal Computers / General

COM050020   COMPUTERS / Hardware / Personal Computers / Macintosh

COM050010   COMPUTERS / Hardware / Personal Computers / PCs

COM049000   COMPUTERS / Hardware / Printers, Scanners & External Accessories

COM090000   COMPUTERS / Hardware / Tablets

COM080000   COMPUTERS / History

COM079010   COMPUTERS / Human-Computer Interaction (HCI)

                      COMPUTERS / Hypertext Systems see Languages / HTML

COM012050   COMPUTERS / Image Processing

                      COMPUTERS / Information Storage & Retrieval see System Administration / Storage & Retrieval

COM032000   COMPUTERS / Information Technology

COM031000   COMPUTERS / Information Theory

                      COMPUTERS / Input-Output Equipment see headings under Hardware

COM034000   COMPUTERS / Interactive & Multimedia

COM060000   COMPUTERS / Internet / General

COM060100   COMPUTERS / Internet / Blogging

                      COMPUTERS / Internet / Commercial Use see Electronic Commerce or headings under BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / E-Commerce

COM060170   COMPUTERS / Internet / Content Management Systems

                      COMPUTERS / Internet / Intranets see Networking / Intranets & Extranets

COM060040   COMPUTERS / Internet / Online Safety & Privacy

COM060110   COMPUTERS / Internet / Podcasting & Webcasting

COM060120   COMPUTERS / Internet / Search Engines

COM060140   COMPUTERS / Internet / Social Media

COM060150   COMPUTERS / Internet / User-Generated Content

COM060010   COMPUTERS / Internet / Web Browsers

COM060130   COMPUTERS / Internet / Web Design

COM060160   COMPUTERS / Internet / Web Programming

COM060180   COMPUTERS / Internet / Web Services & APIs

COM095000   COMPUTERS / Internet of Things (IoT) *

COM051010   COMPUTERS / Languages / General

COM051040   COMPUTERS / Languages / Assembly Language

COM051060   COMPUTERS / Languages / C

COM051070   COMPUTERS / Languages / C++

COM051310   COMPUTERS / Languages / C#

COM051270   COMPUTERS / Languages / HTML

COM051280   COMPUTERS / Languages / Java

COM051260   COMPUTERS / Languages / JavaScript

COM051480   COMPUTERS / Languages / JSON *

COM051470   COMPUTERS / Languages / .NET

COM051350   COMPUTERS / Languages / Perl

COM051400   COMPUTERS / Languages / PHP

COM051360   COMPUTERS / Languages / Python

COM051410   COMPUTERS / Languages / Ruby

COM051170   COMPUTERS / Languages / SQL

COM051450   COMPUTERS / Languages / UML

COM051200   COMPUTERS / Languages / Visual BASIC

COM051320   COMPUTERS / Languages / XML

COM036000   COMPUTERS / Logic Design

COM037000   COMPUTERS / Machine Theory

                      COMPUTERS / Mainframes & Minicomputers see Hardware / Mainframes & Minicomputers

COM039000   COMPUTERS / Management Information Systems

COM077000   COMPUTERS / Mathematical & Statistical Software

                      COMPUTERS / Multimedia see Interactive & Multimedia

COM043000   COMPUTERS / Networking / General

COM075000   COMPUTERS / Networking / Hardware

COM060030   COMPUTERS / Networking / Intranets & Extranets

COM043020   COMPUTERS / Networking / Local Area Networks (LANs)

COM043040   COMPUTERS / Networking / Network Protocols

                      COMPUTERS / Networking / Security see Security / Network Security

COM046000   COMPUTERS / Operating Systems / General

COM046100   COMPUTERS / Operating Systems / Android

COM046110   COMPUTERS / Operating Systems / iOS *

COM046070   COMPUTERS / Operating Systems / Linux

COM046020   COMPUTERS / Operating Systems / Mac OS

COM046080   COMPUTERS / Operating Systems / Mainframe & Midrange

COM046030   COMPUTERS / Operating Systems / UNIX

COM046040   COMPUTERS / Operating Systems / Windows Desktop

COM046050   COMPUTERS / Operating Systems / Windows Server

COM047000   COMPUTERS / Optical Data Processing

COM096000   COMPUTERS / Parallel Processing *

                     COMPUTERS / Peripherals see Hardware / Printers, Scanners & External Accessories

                     COMPUTERS / Personal Computers & Microcomputers see headings under Hardware / Personal Computers

COM051000   COMPUTERS / Programming / General

COM051300   COMPUTERS / Programming / Algorithms

COM010000   COMPUTERS / Programming / Compilers

COM012040   COMPUTERS / Programming / Games

                     COMPUTERS / Programming / Languages see headings under Languages

COM051370   COMPUTERS / Programming / Macintosh

COM051380   COMPUTERS / Programming / Microsoft

COM051460   COMPUTERS / Programming / Mobile Devices

COM051210   COMPUTERS / Programming / Object Oriented

COM051390   COMPUTERS / Programming / Open Source

COM051220   COMPUTERS / Programming / Parallel

                     COMPUTERS / Programming Languages see headings under Languages

COM097000   COMPUTERS / Quantum Computing *

COM052000   COMPUTERS / Reference

COM053000   COMPUTERS / Security / General

COM083000   COMPUTERS / Security / Cryptography & Encryption

COM043050   COMPUTERS / Security / Network Security

COM015000   COMPUTERS / Security / Viruses & Malware

COM079000   COMPUTERS / Social Aspects

COM051230   COMPUTERS / Software Development & Engineering / General

COM012000   COMPUTERS / Software Development & Engineering / Computer Graphics

COM051430   COMPUTERS / Software Development & Engineering / Project Management

COM051330   COMPUTERS / Software Development & Engineering / Quality Assurance & Testing

COM051240   COMPUTERS / Software Development & Engineering / Systems Analysis & Design

COM051440   COMPUTERS / Software Development & Engineering / Tools

COM073000   COMPUTERS / Speech & Audio Processing

COM088000   COMPUTERS / System Administration / General

COM019000   COMPUTERS / System Administration / Backup & Recovery

COM020020   COMPUTERS / System Administration / Email Servers

COM088010   COMPUTERS / System Administration / Linux & UNIX Administration

COM030000   COMPUTERS / System Administration / Storage & Retrieval

COM046090   COMPUTERS / System Administration / Virtualization & Containerization

COM088020   COMPUTERS / System Administration / Windows Administration

                     COMPUTERS / Systems Analysis see Software Development & Engineering / Systems Analysis & Design

COM070000   COMPUTERS / User Interfaces

                     COMPUTERS / Video Games see GAMES & ACTIVITIES / Video & Mobile

COM057000   COMPUTERS / Virtual & Augmented Reality

                      COMPUTERS / Viruses see Security / Viruses & Malware

COM098000    COMPUTERS / Voice Search & Digital Assistants *

 

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