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ACM Digital Library

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ACM is a non-profit organization that publishes over 20 technology-related journals and magazines, Special Interest Group (SIG) Newsletters and over 50 annual conference proceedings. The ACM Digital Library provides access to all ACM journals and magazines online, as well as conference proceedings; more than 750,000 pages of downloadable text. In addition, it provides access to non-ACM journals and proceedings available from affiliated organizations, such as the Computing Research Repository (CoRR).

Materials indexed: Journals, magazines, conference proceedings.

 
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Coverage
1985-01-01 to current 
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Resource type
Full-text database 
Content types
Journal articles 
Simultaneous users
Unlimited 
Update frequency
Ongoing 
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Subjects
Business Administration, Computing Science, Educational Technology, Geography, Spatial Information Science, Interactive Arts & Technology (SIAT), Management Information Systems, Mathematics, Technology & Operations Management 
Allows electronic reserves
yes 
Ereserves notes
ELN partner libraries may include items from the Digital Library for use in connection with classroom instruction. Faculty members are allowed to reuse all ACM copyrighted material for classroon/educational use. 
Allows coursepacks
yes 
Coursepack notes
ELN partner libraries may include items from the Digital Library for use in connection with classroom instruction. Faculty members are allowed to reuse all ACM copyrighted material for classroon/educational use. 
Allows interlibrary loan
yes 
Interlibrary loan notes
Interlibrary loan of ACM Digital Library material is allowed. 
Online terms
 
Terms of use: Electronic resources are governed by license agreements which restrict access to Authorized Users. It is the responsibility of each user to abide by the license agreements and specific terms and conditions for each product. Systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information may result in loss of access to these resources for the entire SFU community. Please see SFU General Policy 24 on Fair Use of Information Resources.

Personal Privacy: Some licensed resources allow you to create a personal account for the purposes of creating folders, saving searches, and downloading entire e-books as well as other personalized services. Please be advised that the personal information you disclose to these and other external websites may be stored on servers located outside of Canada. When you use these services, no personal information about you is collected by or for the University. Canadian privacy laws do not apply to personal information you provide directly to these external websites. SFU Library recommends that you review the privacy policies of these and other external websites before using the services.