Last Updated: Jul 28, 2014
This guide contains Web resources for computer science. Most of the resources are freely available, however, there are some that are only available to the Unversity at Albany community
. For additional resources, please see the guide to library resources for computer science.
- Electronic Workshops in Computing (eWic)
eWiC contains the conference proceedings and workshops sponsored by the British Computer Society. The conferences/workshops are open access and can be browsed by year (1995 - present) or by broad subject. There is also a search engine. (July 28, 2014)
ScienceCinema uses innovative audio indexing and speech recognition technology to help locate videos produced by the U.S. Department of Energy national laboratories and research facilities, and the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN). Users can search for specific words and phrases, and precise video segments where the search term was spoken will appear along with a timeline. Users can select and play the video segments. Currently, there are current over 3,000 speech-indexed videos in the collection. (April 18, 2014)
- Computer Desktop Encyclopedia (CDE)
CDE has been around and evolving since 1978. This online version contains over 25,000 technical terms and phrases, 3,000 images, and 40,000 cross references, It covers all aspects of computing, from chips to supercomputers and from command examples to mini-tutorials. It's free and there's no advertising. (March 5, 2014)