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Business Information Technology and Cybersecurity

This guide will help you find information on cybersecurity and information technology in the context of business, companies and organisations.

Find books, e-books and chapters

Login and search LibrarySearch using keywords that describe your topic, then refine your results to books and chapters.

  • Combine your keywords with AND to find all search terms.   
  • Use OR to find any words or synonyms.   
  • Find “exact phrases” with quotation marks.   
  • Add an asterisk to part of a word to find different endings and plurals.   

An example search:   

"business" AND “Computer networks”

Search terms

Some useful subject headings that you can use to search include: 

  • Business enterprises (Computer networks) 
  • C++ (Computer program language) 
  • Client/server computing 
  • Computer networks 
  • Computer security 
  • Cybersecurity
  • Cryptography 
  • Database management 
  • Decision support systems 
  • Electronic commerce 
  • Expert systems 
  • Firewalls (Computer security) 
  • Internet - Dictionaries 
  • Intranets - Computer networks 
  • Java (Computer program language) 
  • Knowledge management 
  • Linux 
  • Management information systems 
  • Multimedia systems 
  • Operating systems (Computers) 
  • Electronic spreadsheets 
  • System analysis 
  • Microsoft Visual Basic 
  • Web services 
  • XML (Document markup language) 

How to find a book in the library

This video explains how to understand a call number to locate a book in the Library.

RMIT University Library (14 October 2021) ‘How to find a book in the Library’ [video], RMIT University Library, YouTube website, accessed 14 April 2023.

e-Books guide

See the Library’s e-Book guide for tips on using e-books.

Search skills

Assignments: get started- find out how to research your topic to find suitable information.