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Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

This guide covers selected resources for researching Computer Science available through the Wolfgram Library.

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Use the tabs to navigate the different library resources and to find more information about these topics:

  • Research Tips: Access specific databases for finding articles best suited for Computer Science research.
  • Scholarly Databases & Journals: Find the most frequently accessed Computer Science journals in our collection.
  • Print Books & eBooks: Identify books with information on Computer Science topics accessible through the Wolfgram Library.
  • Web Resources: Find information in web-based information resources.
  • Write & Cite: Links to our guides on APA and MLA formats.
  • Streaming Video: Use our various dedicated resources for finding relevant videos.
  • Free Textbooks and Open Educational Resources: Examine materials available through Creative Commons licensing

... in addition to research tips on:

  • Boolean Operators
  • Cited Reference Searching
  • Citation Management
  • Evaluating Blogs for academic research
  • Evaluating Web Resources
  • Scholarly vs. Non-Scholarly
  • Using Wikipedia or Twitter for academic research.
  • Types of Sources (Primary, Secondary, Access Tools)
OFF Campus Users NOTE: Some resources located within this guide will require you to login using the barcode from your Widener ID card or Library Research Card.

Library Databases

Top Databases for Computer Science research available @Widener:

Browse the complete A to Z Database List here:  Go to A-Z List