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Research Guide - Computer Science

Electronic Research Databases

Finding Journals

Style Guide

Library of Congress Classification System

Web Sites of Interest

Electronic Research Databases

Access Science (Link to Database – On-campus/Off-campus)– A collection of science reference materials—online and fully searchable. Offers easy accessibility research information — access to articles, fully illustrated, from the latest edition of the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology, Research Updates from the McGraw-Hill Yearbooks, thousands of illustrations, and the latest Science News headlines, biographies, and more.

Academic Search Elite (Link to Database – On-campus/Off-campus) - Provides full text for more than 2,050 publications, including more than 1,500 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to the full text, indexing and abstracts are provided for all 3,468 journals in the collection. This database offers information in nearly every area of academic study including: social sciences, humanities, education, computer sciences, engineering, physics, chemistry, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, ethnic studies and more.

Annual Reviews (Link to Database – On-campus/Off-campus) - Comprehensive, timely collections of critical reviews written by leading scientists. Annual Reviews volumes are published each year for 30 focused disciplines within the Biomedical, Physical, and Social Sciences.

Finding Journals

Guide to Periodicals & Periodical Articles.

Use the Library's Journals A to Z List to search and find full text within the library's collection.

DOAJ - Directory of Open Access Journals - "Free Full text, quality controlled ... scholary journals" in the area of "Computer Science".

Style Guide

Visit the ARC - Academic Resource Center for more information on documentation and plagiarism.

Visit Knight Cite, a project of Heckman Library of Calvin College - this is a citation creation tool.

Visit bibme, an online bibliography maker for help with APA, Chicago, or MLA citation styles.

PE 1408 .H11 W95 - A writer's reference/Diana Hacker - Location - Circulation Desk

Library of Congress Classification System – LC Subject Headings

QA75.5-76.95 Electronic computers. Computer science

QA76.75-76.765 Computer software

Web Sites of Interest

TechEncyclopedia- Free online encyclopedia with more than 20,000 IT terms.

Webopedia  - Online dictionary and search engine for computer and Internet technology definitions.

Networked Computer Science Technical Reference Library -  (NCSTR) an international collection of computer science technical reports from computer science departments and industrial and government research laboratories, available for non-commercial and educational use.

Hobbes' Internet Timeline - A table of the history of the Internet with links to events, achievements, and people.

An Atlas of Cyberspaces-"An atlas of maps and graphic representations of the geographies of the new electronic territories of the Internet, the World-Wide Web and other emerging Cyberspaces." 

Librarians's Index to the Internet: Computers - Information on topics such as: computer dictionaries, device drivers, Linux, and telecommuting.

InfoMine: Physical Sciences, Engineering, Computer Science, Math- Links to information on topics such as: computational mechanics, computer network protocols,  computer languages, etc.

American Association for Artifical Intelligence– Full text of AI Magazine (ISSN 0738-4602) available from 1980 to 2001. 

Free On-Line Dictionary of Computing - An internet dictionary of computer terms with fairly detailed definitions.

HTML.com - "Our goal is to provide the most fun, fast & helpful guide to learning to code HTML anywhere"  

Programmers Heaven - "This site is dedicated to programmers all over the world. Our main goals is to provide a complete start-off for programming related web surging and file downloading." 

W3 Schools - "Full Web Building Tutorials - All Free. At W3 Schools you will find all the Web-building tutorials you need, from basic HTML and XHTML to advanced XML, SQL, Database, Multimedia and WAP."  

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