New titles from the Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science series

The library has purchased 21 titles from the Morgan & Claypool Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science series. The style of the Synthesis collection is a 50- to 100-page “Lecture”; a self-contained electronic book that synthesizes an important research or development topic, authored by an expert contributor to the field.

You can access the titles from here:
Use the ‘quick search’ box to find the title you are interested in. Individual books will be added to the catalogue soon.

Titles include:
Essential principles for autonomous robots (Hexmoor)
Human Computation (Edith Law, Luis von Ahn)
Semi-supervised Learning and Domain Adaptation in Natural Language Processing (Søgaard)
Working together (Olson and Olson)
Adaptive Interaction (Payne)
Activity Theory in HCI: Fundamentals and Reflections (Kaptelinin/Nardi)
Ensemble Methods in Data Mining: Improving Accuracy Through Combining Predictions (Giovanni Seni, John F. Elder)

The books are ‘DRM free’ which means you can print and download as much as you like for*personal use* (NOT teaching/sharing).

About Emma

Faculty Librarian for Humanities & Social Sciences. Subject Librarian for Economics and Politics, Languages and International Studies.
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