Welcome to the Library Research Guide for Computer Science. This guide will help you to find useful resources as you explore the field of Computer Science. It will also provide accurate, reliable sources as you write your research paper or projects.
The Computing Database provides access full text articles that contain charts, diagrams, graphs, tables, photos, and other graphic elements are accessible. Subject coverage incudes computer science, information systems, computer security, sofrware development, web commerce, LANs, WANs, Intranet, and Internet.
IEEE Xplore contains eBooks from IEEE NOW Publishers Foundations and Trends Technology, Computer Science, and Engineering, IEEE Morgan & Claypool Computer and Information (CIS) Collection 1-12, and IEEE MIT Press eBooks. Note that we only have access to eBooks from these publishers and do not have access to all books or other resources on the IEEE Xplore platform. The unlocked icon means that you have full text access, a locked icon indicates that you do not have access through IEEE Xplore but check the library search to verify if full text access is available through other platforms or request the item through Interlibrary Loan. Access provided through the Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Grant.
ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) Digital Library provides access to citations and full-text access to journals, magazines, transactions, conference proceedings and newsletters. One of the most comprehensive collections of full-text articles and bibliographic records covering the fields of computing and information technology. Coverage dating back to 1947.
Science Database is a resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences. The database covers hundreds of topics relating to all major fields of study, including: physics, engineering, astronomy, biology, earth science, chemistry, and more. Content includes: scholarly journals, trade journals, magazines, conference papers and proceedings, newspapers, other sources, and reports. In full-text format, researchers have access to all the charts, diagrams, graphs, tables, photos, and other graphical elements so vital to scientific and engineering literature. Coverage is from 1986 – present.
A multidisciplinary database and a leading resource for scholarly research. Academic Search Complete includes full-text access to peer-reviewed journals in key areas of academic study, as well as indexing and abstracts for magazines, monographs, reports, and conference proceedings.
arXiv is a free distribution service and an open-access archive for 1,838,368 scholarly articles in the fields of physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, statistics, electrical engineering and systems science, and economics. Materials on this site are not peer-reviewed by arXiv.
The IET Journals span all areas of engineering and technology, covering the disciplines of electrical, electronics, computing, control, biomedical and communications technologies. Current journal titles are now Open Access. The latest content from the IET journals is accessible through a publishing partnership with Wiley on the IET Research hub page.
The O’Reilly for Higher Education digital platform includes more than 60,000 ebook titles and more than 30,000 hours of video. Topics range from programming to IT networking to project management to graphic design to business strategy. The content includes code snippets, certification preparation materials, practice exercises, training videos, and much more. Users can search thousands of books simultaneously online, saving time and quickly finding the information they need. There are also proven learning paths, case studies, interactive tutorials and audio books. Users also get access to exclusive O’Reilly content and as well as resources from the world’s best publishers.
Multidisciplinary E-books collection. Can be viewed online and limited printing and downloading is available with the creation of a free account. Full downloading is also available with an Adobe account and Adobe Digital Editions software (freely available from Adobe). The database contains the Academic Complete collection with over 200,000 scholarly e-books.
Multidisciplinary E-book collection. E-books can be viewed online. Limited downloading and printing is available with a free EBSCO account. Full downloading for offline reading is available with an Adobe account and Adobe Digital Editions (freely available from Adobe). Contains over 300,00 titles.