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ACM Digital Library

Alternate Title:
Association of Computing Machinery Digital Library

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Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus) Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
Association of Computing Machinery (ACM)
Association of Computing Machinery (ACM)
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The ACM Digital Library provides access to the full-text of all articles published in ACM periodicals back to volume 1, and selected conference proceedings. All ACM journals and proceedings are available in print in the IU-Bloomington Libraries as well as through the ACM Digital Library, and are cataloged by individual titles in the IUCAT. 

The ACM Guide to Computing Literature, a bibliographic database containing citations and abstracts, is a compilation of references taken from ACM articles and proceedings, and includes more than 600,000 citations to works published by thousands of publishers. References to ACM publications are linked to the full-text articles. 

Registered users (click "register" at the top of the page,) can create personal binders or sign up for email notifications of table-of-contents for specific ACM titles.

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Unlimited Simultaneous Users
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Print-only copy permitted
Resource Advocate:
Noel, Robert
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IUB Library Subjects:
  • Library and Information Science
  • Mathematics
  • Informatics
  • Computer Science
  • Cognitive Science

Library of Congress Subjects:

Computer science--Periodicals Computer network resources.
Scholarly periodicals Computer network resources.
Electronic journals Computer network resources.
Computer science literature--Indexes
Electronic data processing--Indexes