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The following guide is an introduction to the Computer Science resources available in the James H. White Library. These resources will help students with the development of computational skills as well as literacy skills. Use this pathfinder to acquaint
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Online Journals Titles

White Library subscribles to a wide range of online journals, here are a few related to Computer Information Science


Print Journal Titles

White Library subscribles to a wide range of print journals.  Here are just a few of the print journals that are related to Computer Information Science

Mathematics & Computer Education

Journals of Mathematical Sociology
Social Networks
Database for Advances in Information Systems

Journal Articles throguh Academic Search is an easy way to obtain articles

The easiest and fastest way to look up articles is through Academic Search.  You can limit your results through Full text or Peer Reviewed.


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Reference Books

Reference books are a good place to begin a research project. Encyclopedias, dictionaries and handbooks provide background information and can also point to other resources. Key titles are listed below.

Dictionary of Computer Science, Engineering & Technology

REF QA 76.15.D5258 2001


Encyclopedia of Computer Science

REF QA 76.15.E4 2000


Encyclopedia of Computers and Computer History

REF QA 76.15.E53 2001 v.1 – v.2


Encyclopedia of Information Systems

REF QA 76.15.E516 2003 v.1 – v.4


Handbook on modeling for discrete optimization

REF QA 402.5.H36 2006


Technology Almanac

REF QA 76.5.D37 2004

The Facts on File Dictionary of Computer Science

REF QA76.15.F345 2001


How to Break Software

REF QA 76.76.T48 W47 2003


Electronic Database

Another way to locate articles is by searching indexes and databases. Using these resources you can search by title, author, or subject to find articles related to your research topic. Descriptions of the electronic databases most appropriate for Computer Science are provided below.


EBSCOhost Electronic Journal Service (EJS): EJS Enhanced serves as a consolidated gateway that allows users to search and link to (OpenURL supported) more than 11,000 journals and 5.1 million articles.

SOCIndex with full text: is the world's most comprehensive and highest quality sociology research database. Its extensive scope and content provide users with a wealth of extremely useful information encompassing the broad spectrum of sociological study offering comprehensive coverage of sociology, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study.


ACM: Founded in 1947, ACM is a major force in advancing the skills of information technology professionals and students worldwide. Today, our 80,000 members and the public turn to ACM for the industry's leading Portal to Computing Literature, authoritative publications and pioneering conferences, providing leadership for the 21st century.

The Computing Research Association (CRA): is an association of more than 200 North American academic departments of computer science, computer engineering, and related fields; laboratories and centers in industry, government, and academia engaging in basic computing research; and affiliated professional societies.

Computing Research Repository: Sponsored by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), this site provides access to several collections of papers on various research topics in computer science, and provides a repository to which researchers from all fields of computing can submit reports. Access to the Repository is free, and submissions are not refereed. Papers are organized by subject and are also searchable by keyword, title, etc.


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