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Subject: Computer Science databases

Computer Science research guide

Computer Science titles

  • Academic Search Premier   

    Multidisciplinary indexing/full-text database that covers scholarly journal articles back to 1975. On the EBSCOhost platform.

  • Book Citation Index   

    Index to scholarly books with citation information in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities. Part of the Web of Science Core Collection on the Web of Knowledge platform.

  • Compendex   

    Major engineering indexing database that covers journals, trade magazines, conference papers and technical reports back to 1970, and, with EI Backfile, back to 1884. On the Engineering Village platform.

  • Computer Science (Gale Onefile)   

    Computer Database includes indexing, abstracts, and full-text articles from more than 800 journals and periodicals. It features competitive analysis of high-tech companies and their products; research on industry trends in telecommunications, electronics, robotics, and other fields; research on computer software and hardware; information on the Internet; research related to LAN and WAN technology; an exploration of multimedia, virtual reality, and interactive television; reviews of the latest consumer products; background information for job hunters; and more.

  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index   

    Index to conference proceedings in the sciences and social sciences. Part of the Web of Science Core Collection on the Web of Knowledge platform.

  • Current Contents Connect   

    Database providing complete tables of contents, abstracts, and bibliographic information from the most recently published issues of leading scholarly journals. On the Web of Knowledge platform.

  • Data Citation Index   

    Index of data studies and data sets in international repositories, covering social sciences, physical sciences, life sciences, and arts & humanities, with citation information. On the Web of Knowledge platform.

  • Engineering Village   

    Engineering database platform that includes Compendex, Inspec and GEOBASE (all listed separately), which can be searched individually or together.

  • Essential Science Indicators   

    Science research analysis database showing publication performance statistics and trends data based on journal article publication counts and citation data from Thomson Reuters databases. On the InCites platform.

  • IEEE Xplore   

    Electrical engineering indexing/full-text database that covers eBooks, conference papers, eJournals and standards published by IEEE. On the IEEE platform.

  • Inspec and Inspec Archive   

    Physics, electrical engineering and computer engineering indexing database that covers journal articles and conference papers back to 1969 (and with the Archive back to 1898). On the Engineering Village platform.

  • MathSciNet   

    Major mathematics indexing database that covers books, journal articles and conference papers. On the MathSciNet platform.

  • MathSciNet via EBSCOhost   

    Major mathematics indexing database that covers books, journal articles and conference papers. On the EBSCOhost platform.

  • ProQuest Computer Science Collection   

    Computer Science indexing database that covers journals, conference proceedings, technical reports and monographs back to 1981. On the ProQuest platform.

  • Safari Books Online  

    Collection of ebooks on technology- and business-related topics. On the O'Reilly platform.

  • Science Citation Index   

    Science indexing database covering journal articles and citation information back to 1900. Part of Web of Science on the Web of Knowledge platform.

  • Science Database   

    ProQuest Science Journals features over 1,145 titles—with more than 965 available in full text. In full-text format, researchers have access to all the charts, diagrams, graphs, tables, photos, and other graphical elements so vital to scientific and technical literature. Subject coverage includes: general science, materials science, aerospace, engineering, computers, physics, telecommunications, transportation, military, astronomy, biology, earth science, chemistry, and more.

  • SciTech Collection   

    Areas covered include materials science, aerospace engineering, civil engineering, biology, aquatic sciences, environmental science, computer science and earth sciences in addition to many more. It fully incorporates ProQuest Natural Science Collection and ProQuest Technology Collection.

  • Scitech Connect (OSTI - includes Energy Citations Database)    UW login not required

    Repository of technical reports, bibliographic citations, journal articles, conference papers, books, multimedia, and data funded by the U.S. Department of Energy from the 1940s to today. Consolidates the contents of OSTI's Information Bridge and Energy Citations Database.

  • Scopus   

    Large abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature. On an Elsevier platform.

  • SpringerLink   

    Multidisciplinary colleciton of library-licensed journals and ebooks published by Springer Nature. On the SpringerLink platform.

  • SpringerReference   

    Searchable database which contains reference works on topics in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities. On a Springer platform.

  • Taylor & Francis Ebooks   

    Collection of ebooks on a wide variety of topics, including titles in the scientific, technical, and medical fields formerly hosted on the CRC NetBASE platform.

  • Web of Science (core collection)   

    Multidisciplinary indexing database that combines journal citation index databases in arts & humanities, social sciences and sciences, as well as conference proceedings and book citation indexes. The Current Chemical Reactions and Index Chemicus databases are also included in the Core Collection. All component databases can be searched separately as well.

  • Wiley Online Library   

    Multidisciplinary collection of library-licensed journals and ebooks published by Wiley and associated publishers.


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