Thursday, 10 November 2011

Library Display - Top 10 most influential computer programming books of all time

Have you ever wondered what books have been the most influential in the field of Computer Programming?  "Stack Overflow" the computer programmers go-to web site posed the following question to find out what it's members thought:  " If you could go back in time and tell yourself to read a specific book at the beginning of your career as a developer, which book would it be?"

The resulting list of the top10 most influential books is a fascinating snapshot of the history, development and progression of computer programming.  The list is a compilation of votes by thousands of members of "Stack Overflow".

The books are currently the feature of a display in the Mabo Library, Townsville.   Visit the Library to browse through these influential works or read all about them online.  For the full list of books and their descriptions read here.

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