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Safari Technical Books is an online IT reference datatabase featuring titles that cover a wide range of topics such as: databases, design, IT management, multimedia, programming, security, software engineering, and web development. The reference content comes from IT publishers including Addison Wesly, IBM Redbooks, John Wiley & Sons, O'Reilly Media, The Pearson Technology Group, and Prentice Hall.

The Univeristy of British Columbia Custom Collection at Safari Technical Books contains up to 300 titles that are current and selected according to user needs. Please let us know if there are specific titles or areas of content you need by contacting Mayu Ishida at


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