Mathematics & Computer Science Research Guide

Below are key resources for mathematics and computer science. Select the kind of resource you need from below, or scroll down the page to browse.

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Key Databases for Research

Search library databases for journal, magazine, and newspaper articles, case studies, editorials, reports, reviews, and other documents. The following databases are recommended for research in Mathematics and Computer Sciences.
ACM Digital Library DatabaseInfoIcon
Citations, abstracts, reviews, and full-text for ACM conference proceedings. 
  OhioLINK Electronic Journal Center DatabaseInfoIcon
Research literature in various disciplines. Browse or search.  
 Computer and Applied Sciences Complete DatabaseInfoIcon
Research literature in engineering and computer theory, as well as technological impacts in the business and social spheres, including abstracts of journals, professional publications, and other sources. 
 Science Citation Index Expanded  DatabaseInfoIcon
Articles in peer-reviewed journals-- bibliographic information, abstracts, and cited references. 

MathSciNet DatabaseInfoIcon
Provides article summaries and book reviews. 

Science Reference Center DatabaseInfoIcon
General reference sources

Supplementary Databases for Research

 Derwent Innovations Index DatabaseInfoIcon 

Provides access to chemical, electrical, electronic, and engineering patents, with links to cited and citing patents, cited articles, and full-text patent data sources. 

Safari Books Online DatabaseInfoIcon 

Provides access to technology, digital media and business e-books and e-videos. Includes research literature and software manuals.  

Selection of Open-Access Sources for Research

Information & Research Literature Portals

Patent Searching

Additional Search Tools & Links

Science & Scholarly Search Engines

Mathematics Associations & Organizations

Computer Science Associations & Organizations


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Page last modified: 23 December 2014 | ODU Library Reference Services 

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