Computer Science Research Guide

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  • Databases
  • Reference
  • Media
  • Web
  • New Titles
Try these databases first to find journal articles in this discipline.
  • CiteSeer
    Scientific literature digital library and search engine that focuses primarily on the literature in computer and information science.
  • INSPEC (1969 to present)
    Index of publications in all areas of physics, engineering, and computer sciences.
  • Web of Science (1984 to present)
    Search thousands of journals across the sciences and social sciences and track cited references to locate more recent articles.
  • ACM Digital Library (1947 to present)
    Full-text articles and conference papers from the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
  • USENIX Conference Proceedings
Use these encyclopedias and reference works to get started on a topic.
  • Reference Universe
    Searchable index of the library's entire reference collection, both print and electronic.
Find streaming audio and video in these collections.
  • Kanopy Streaming Video
    Kanopy offers a broad selection of thousands of streaming films, documentaries, and theatrical releases covering a wide variety of subject areas, with additional new releases launched monthly. If close-captioning is not included, it can be requested. Interactive transcripts are included. Note that US feature films are not typically part of the Kanopy offerings.
Start with these recommended freely available resources in this discipline.

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    Learning to program (Foote, Steven (Computer programmer), author.) Frost Library; QA76.6 .F653 2015

    Exploratory programming for the arts and humanities (Montfort, Nick, author.) Frost Library; QA76.6 .M664 2016

    Version control with Git (Loeliger, Jon.) Frost Library; QA76.76.D47 L64 2012

    Learn Git in a month of lunches (Umali, Rick, author.) Frost Library; QA76.76.S46 U43 2015

    Learning Unix for OS X (Taylor, Dave, 1962-, author.) Frost Library; QA76.774.U64 T39 2016

    Applied biclustering methods for big and high dimensional data using R Frost Library; QA76.9.B45 A67 2017

    Handbook of big data Frost Library; QA76.9.B45 H36 2016

    Hacked : the inside story of America's struggle to secure cyberspace (Mitchell, Charlie, 1962-, author.) Frost Library; TK5105.875.I57 M575 2016

    Online trolling and its perpetrators : under the cyberbridge (Fichman, Pnina, author.) Frost Library; TK5105.878 .F53 2016

    Skype : bodies, screens, space (Longhurst, Robyn, 1962-, author.) Frost Library; TK5105.8865 .L66 2017

    Optical tweezers : principles and applications (Jones, Philip H., author.) Frost Library; TK8360.O67 J66 2015