Computer Science Databases

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Database Database Description
IEEE Xplore

Fulltext collection of IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and IEE (Institution of Electrical Engineers) conference proceedings, journals and standards.

Dates of coverage: 1988 - present
Content Type: scholarly articles
Inspec

Index to scientific and technical papers on physics, engineering, electronics, communications, and computing. Selected coverage of related disciplines such as materials science and oceanography. Created by the IEE (Institution of Electrical Engineers).

Dates of coverage: 1969 - present
Content Type: scholarly articles
SIAM Journals

Collection of thirteen journals published by the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM).

Dates of coverage: 1997 - present
Content Type: scholarly articles
SIAM Locus Journal Archive

Archival collection of Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) journals.

Dates of coverage: 1952 - 1996
Content Type: scholarly articles
Wiley Interscience Journals

Access to over 500 scientific, technical, medical, and professional journals.

Dates of coverage: Coverage varies
Content Type: scholarly articles

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Database Database Description
Academic Search Complete

Multidisciplinary database that indexes journals from a wide range of subject areas, including literature, history, ethnic studies, computer science, engineering, physics, chemistry, and medical sciences. Includes many fulltext articles.

Dates of coverage: Coverage varies.
Content Type: scholarly articles
ACM Digital Library

Citations and full text from Association for Computing Machinery journals as well as newsletter articles and conference proceedings.  

Dates of coverage: 1960 - present
Content Type: scholarly articles
American Mathematical Society Journals

Collection of journals published by the American Mathematical Society. 

Dates of coverage: Coverage varies
Content Type: scholarly articles
Annual Reviews

Fulltext access to 29 Annual Reviews journals. Topics include biomedical, physical and social sciences, such as genetics, sociology, biochemistry and computer science. 

Dates of coverage: 1984 - present
Content Type: scholarly articles
CiteSeer

Digital library of scientific literature, including computer and information science.

Dates of coverage: Coverage varies
Content Type: scholarly articles
MathSciNet

Index of research literature in mathematics, including over 1700 journals.

Dates of coverage: 1940 - present
Content Type:
Science Direct

Index to hundreds of journals from a wide range of subject areas, including science, computer science, medicine, education, business and social science.

Dates of coverage: 1993 - present
Content Type: scholarly articles