Computer Science Databases


Start with these databases:

Association of Computing Machinery (ACM) Digital Library
An authoritative database in the area of computer science that provides indexing, abstracts, and full text of magazines, journals and proceedings of the Association of Computing Machinery.
Safari Books Online
Search, browse, read, and print full-text information technology books online. Includes titles from O’Reilly, Pearson, Cisco Press, and more. Search through a wide variety of titles covering databases, desktop applications and publishing, enterprise computing, graphics, markup languages, multimedia, networking, operating systems, programming, security, and software engineering. Up to 3 concurrent users.
Computer Source (EBSCOhost)
Provides latest information and trends in high technology. Full-text articles for more than 300 publications and indexing and abstracts for 450 titles.

Other article databases:

Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost)
A scholarly, multi-disciplinary, database; with full text coverage of 4600 journals in a range of subjects. This database is a good starting place for almost any topic search.
Annual Reviews
A collection of critical reviews written by leading scientists. Annual Reviews volumes are published each year for 40 focused disciplines within the Biomedical, Life, Physical, and Social Sciences including Economics.
Business Source Premier (EBSCOhost)
A top level full-text business database consisting of popular business magazines, scholarly journals and trade publications.
Communication & Mass Media Complete (EBSCOhost)
This database indexing, abstracts, and some full-text coverage of numerous journals in communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields.
MathSciNet
Offers access to a carefully maintained and easily searchable database of reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information for much of the mathematical sciences literature. Provides indexing and abstracts—a finding aid for scholarship in this discipline.
Sage Journals Online
General purpose database for scholarly articles.
ScienceDirect (Elsevier)
Extensive database of Elsevier journals in a wide range of subjects. Excellent searching capabilities and full text access. An excellent resource for authoritative information in many subject disciplines.
Web of Knowledge
Consolidated searching of citation search engines and multidisciplinary listings of articles in 8,500 major scholarly journals. Limited full text access. Clusters results in subject areas and document types.

Reference databases:

Oxford Reference Online - Premium
Language and subject reference works from Oxford Press into single cross searchable reference.

Other useful resources:

Library Catalog
Search for books, audio, video, and periodicals at the Dixie State University Library.
Electronic Books
A list of ebook databases available at Dixie.
EndNote Web
Manage your citations with a bibliographic utility.
Full-Text Periodicals List
Find a specific journal or magazine.
Interlibrary loan
Borrow materials from other libraries.
ProQuest Research Companion
Information literacy training aligned with ACRL Information Literacy and Common Core English Language Arts standards. Provides a framework and foundation for information literacy instruction.
WorldCat Discovery
Search library catalogs in Utah and beyond.