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CS 300: The Computing Professional: Finding Articles

A LibGuide to assist students in CS 300 with their history and ethics research projects.

Computer Databases

The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Digital Library App for Android, iOS and Windows is now available (and free)

As an ACM DL user at Kettering University:

  1. Sign-in or Sign-up to the ACM DL with your ACM Web Account now.
  2. Install the ACM DL app onto your device, (see below).
  3. Sign in to the ACM DL app with your ACM Web Account.

DONE—You now have access to the ACM DL on your mobile device.

Google Scholar Search


Did you know you can use Google Scholar to search Kettering databases for articles and journals? It should automatically work if you are logged into Google with your Kettering email address. 

If it's not working, after logging in, just go to Settings > Library Links from the Google Scholar homepage and type in Kettering University. Tick the check box and click Save. If we have an article, you'll see the 'Full-Text @ Kettering' link in your Google Scholar search results.

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Full-Text @ Kettering

Google Scholar also has an extension for the Chrome Browser worth checking out.

Request An Article

If you can't find an article inside Kettering's databases, you can request one through our InterLibrary Loan service. 

This service is free for students and faculty with a turn around time of one to seven days, depending on availability of the material.

 Article Request Form

Top Computer Journals

Kettering subscribes to all the highest cited journals in Computer Science as determined by Journal Citation Reports and GoogleScholar Metrics. Those journals are listed below and are a good place to start your research.

Your 14-digit student ID number is used for authentication from outside Kettering's network. 

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