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Guide to Java by
This book presents a focused and accessible primer on the fundamentals of Java programming, with extensive use of examples and hands-on exercises. Topics and features: provides an introduction to variables, input/output and arithmetic operations; describes objects and contour diagrams, explains selection structures, and demonstrates how iteration structures work; discusses object-oriented concepts such as overloading and classes methods, and introduces string variables and processing; illustrates arrays and array processing and examines recursion; explores inheritance and polymorphism and investigates elementary files; presents a primer on graphical input/output, discusses elementary exception processing, and presents the basics of Javadoc; includes exercises at the end of each chapter, with selected answers in an appendix and a glossary of key terms; provides additional supplementary information at an associated website.
Call Number: QA76.73.J38S8466 2014 (Deerwood, South)
Publication Date: 2014-03-11
Learning Java by
Java is the preferred language for many of today's leading-edge technologies--everything from smartphones and game consoles to robots, massive enterprise systems, and supercomputers. If you're new to Java, the fourth edition of this bestselling guide provides an example-driven introduction to the latest language features and APIs in Java 6 and 7. Advanced Java developers will be able to take a deep dive into areas such as concurrency and JVM enhancements. You'll learn powerful new ways to manage resources and exceptions in your applications, and quickly get up to speed on Java's new concurrency utilities, and APIs for web services and XML. You'll also find an updated tutorial on how to get started with the Eclipse IDE, and a brand-new introduction to database access in Java.
Call Number: QA76.73.J38 N545 2013 (Kent)
Publication Date: 2013-07-05
Professional Java for Web Applications by
The comprehensive Wrox guide for creating Java web applications for the enterprise This guide shows Java software developers and software engineers how to build complex web applications in an enterprise environment. You'll begin with an introduction to the Java Enterprise Edition and the basic web application, then set up a development application server environment, learn about the tools used in the development process, and explore numerous Java technologies and practices. The book covers industry-standard tools and technologies, specific technologies, and underlying programming concepts. Java is an essential programming language used worldwide for both Android app development and enterprise-level corporate solutions As a step-by-step guide or a general reference, this book provides an all-in-one Java development solution Explains Java Enterprise Edition 7 and the basic web application, how to set up a development application server environment, which tools are needed during the development process, and how to apply various Java technologies Covers new language features in Java 8, such as Lambda Expressions, and the new Java 8 Date & Time API introduced as part of JSR 310, replacing the legacy Date and Calendar APIs Demonstrates the new, fully-duplex WebSocket web connection technology and its support in Java EE 7, allowing the reader to create rich, truly interactive web applications that can push updated data to the client automatically Instructs the reader in the configuration and use of Log4j 2.0, Spring Framework 4 (including Spring Web MVC), Hibernate Validator, RabbitMQ, Hibernate ORM, Spring Data, Hibernate Search, and Spring Security Covers application logging, JSR 340 Servlet API 3.1, JSR 245 JavaServer Pages (JSP) 2.3 (including custom tag libraries), JSR 341 Expression Language 3.0, JSR 356 WebSocket API 1.0, JSR 303/349 Bean Validation 1.1, JSR 317/338 Java Persistence API (JPA) 2.1, full-text searching with JPA, RESTful and SOAP web services, Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP), and OAuth Professional Java for Web Applications is the complete Wrox guide for software developers who are familiar with Java and who are ready to build high-level enterprise Java web applications.
Call Number: QA76.73.J38 W55 2014 (Kent)
Publication Date: 2014-02-21
Python Crash Course by
PRINT: Python Crash Course is a fast-paced, thorough introduction to Python that will have you writing programs, solving problems, and making things that work in no time. In the first half of the book, you ll learn about basic programming concepts, such as lists, dictionaries, classes, and loops, and practice writing clean and readable code with exercises for each topic. You ll also learn how to make your programs interactive and how to test your code safely before adding it to a project. In the second half of the book, you ll put your new knowledge into practice with three substantial projects: a Space Invaders inspired arcade game, data visualizations with Python s super-handy libraries, and a simple web app you can deploy online. As you work through Python Crash Course you ll learn how to: Use powerful Python libraries and tools, including matplotlib, NumPy, and Pygal Make 2D games that respond to keypresses and mouse clicks, and that grow more difficult as the game progresses Work wit
Call Number: QA76.73.P98 M38 2015 (South)
Publication Date: 2015-11-01
Automate the Boring Stuff with Python by
If you've ever spent hours renaming files or updating hundreds of spreadsheet cells, you know how tedious tasks like these can be. But what if you could have your computer do them for you? In Automate the Boring Stuff with Python, you'll learn how to use Python to write programs that do in minutes what would take you hours to do by hand-no prior programming experience required. Once you've mastered the basics of programming, you'll create Python programs that effortlessly perform useful and impressive feats of automation to: Search for text in a file or across multiple files Create, update, move, and rename files and folders Search the Web and download online content Update and format data in Excel spreadsheets of any size Split, merge, watermark, and encrypt PDFs Send reminder emails and text notifications Fill out online forms Step-by-step instructions walk you through each program, and practice projects at the end of each chapter challenge you to improve those programs and use your newfound skills to automate similar tasks. Don't spend your time doing work a well-trained monkey could do. Even if you've never written a line of code, you can make your computer do the grunt work. Learn how in Automate the Boring Stuff with Python.
Call Number: QA76.73.P98 S94 2015 (Deerwood)
Publication Date: 2015-05-01
Python Programming: Python Programming for Complete Novices by
PRINT: Learning to write in a coding language can be an exciting time. This book will allow you to get started writing your own programs, whether you are learning for your own personal benefit, or to begin and advance a career in programming. One of the best languages to begin with is Python. Python is one of the easiest coding languages to learn and understand. It has the power to create complex programs, and the versatility to work when integrated with other coding languages. Some of the things that you will learn how to do with Python inside this guidebook include:* Understanding the basics of Python* Working with your files in Python* Expressions inside the Python program* Working with exceptions inside of Python* Working with your objects and classes inside of Python* Some of the decision controls inside of this languageIf you are ready to get started with your coding adventure, use this guidebook and learn everything that you need to get started with the basics of writing in the Python language.
Call Number: QA76.73.P98 B47 2017 (Deerwood)
Publication Date: 2017-01-22
Building Python Programs by
PRINT: For courses in Java programming. A layered, back-to-basics approach to Python programming The authors of the long successful title, Building Java Programs, bring their proven and class-tested, back-to-basics strategy to teaching Python programming for the first time in Building Python Programs . Their signature layered approach introduces programming fundamentals first, with new syntax and concepts added over multiple chapters. Object-oriented programming is discussed only after students have developed a basic understanding of Python programming. This newly published textfocuses on problem solving with an emphasis on algorithmic thinking and is appropriate for the two-semester sequence in introductory computer science. Also available with MyLab Programming By combining trusted author content with digital tools and a flexible platform, MyLab personalizes the learning experience and improves results for each student.With MyLab Programming, students work through hundreds of short, auto-graded coding exercises and receive immediate and helpful feedback based on their work. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab Programming does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab Programming, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLab Programming, search for: 0135287057/9780135287057 Building Python Programs Plus MyLab Programming with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0135201276 / 9780135201275 MyLab Programming with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for Building Python Programs 0135205980 / 9780135205983 Building Python Programs
Call Number: QA76.73.P98 R445 2019 (Kent)
Publication Date: 2018-08-03
Python: Crash Course - the Ultimate Beginner's Course to Learning Python Programming in under 12 Hours by
PRINT: Are You Ready to Learn Python Programming FASTER Than You Ever Thought Possible?Welcome to the Ultimate Crash Course on Python! Are you ready to unlock the keys to the future? If your answer is a resounding 'YES!', then this crash course on Python Programming is exactly what you need in your toolkit. In these days of the 3.0 era, there are essential tools that we must absolutely have at hand to solve everyday problems. And guess what? One of these skills consists of... how to use programming languages. Perhaps you are an amateur just getting started with Python, or maybe you already know a few things about this exciting programming language and you'd like to reach for the next level. Which one are you? Actually, it doesn't matter! This course will approach Python Programming from both starting points! The aim is to achieve all the necessary skills to learn how to program Python in under 12 hours. This is not a mere theoretical book. In here, you'll find tons of useful exercises and tasks that will take your Python skills to a whole new level. You'll experience in first person how simple and entertaining Python can be! This book will assist you not only to develop and improve your skills, but most importantly, it will help you unlock the joy learning a new programming language can unexpectedly bring. You can be sure of that! The idea we're proposing is quite simple. You will learn Python from zero to hero, in less than half a day. We will go from the root to the top of this ground-breaking programming language, and from there we'll build the solid foundations you are looking for. And at the end you will find a special bonus! Here Is a Preview of What You'll Learn Inside...* History of Python* What is Python?* Installation of Python* Python Language Structure, Variables and Operators* User Input and Strings in Python* Boolean Logic , Loops, Tuples, and Dictionaries* Functions/Methods, Classes* Debugging, Exception Handling, Threading, Web Crawlers* Much, much more!What are you waiting for?See you inside,Eprogramy
Call Number: QA76.73.P98 E67 2015 (Kent)
Publication Date: 2015-12-03
R for Data Science by
Learn how to use R to turn raw data into insight, knowledge, and understanding. This book introduces you to R, RStudio, and the tidyverse, a collection of R packages designed to work together to make data science fast, fluent, and fun. Suitable for readers with no previous programming experience, R for Data Science is designed to get you doing data science as quickly as possible. Authors Hadley Wickham and Garrett Grolemund guide you through the steps of importing, wrangling, exploring, and modeling your data and communicating the results. You'll get a complete, big-picture understanding of the data science cycle, along with basic tools you need to manage the details. Each section of the book is paired with exercises to help you practice what you've learned along the way. You'll learn how to: Wrangle--transform your datasets into a form convenient for analysis Program--learn powerful R tools for solving data problems with greater clarity and ease Explore--examine your data, generate hypotheses, and quickly test them Model--provide a low-dimensional summary that captures true "signals" in your dataset Communicate--learn R Markdown for integrating prose, code, and results
Call Number: QA276.45.R3 W53 2017 (Deerwood, South)
Publication Date: 2017-01-10
Discovering Statistics Using R by
The R version of Andy Field's hugely popular Discovering Statistics Using SPSS takes students on a journey of statistical discovery using the freeware R. Like its sister textbook, Discovering Statistics Using R is written in an irreverent style and follows the same ground-breaking structure and pedagogical approach. The core material is enhanced by a cast of characters to help the reader on their way, hundreds of examples, self-assessment tests to consolidate knowledge, and additional website material for those wanting to learn more.
Call Number: HA32 .F537 2012 (South)
Publication Date: 2012-04-04
Applied Statistics and the SAS Programming Language by
Suitable for use by departments ranging from statistics and Engineering to Psychology and Education when the objective of the course is to learn to use the SAS programming language to perform statistical analysis. As the SAS© programming language continues to evolve, this new edition follows suit with up-to-date coverage of this combination statistical package, database management system, and high-level programming language. Using examples from business, medicine, education, psychology, and other disciplines, Applied Statistics and the SAS Programming Language is an invaluable resource for both students and applied researchers, giving them the capacity to perform statistical analyses with SAS without wading through pages of technical documentation.
Call Number: QA276.4 .C53 2006 (South)
Publication Date: 2005-03-30