The Digital Library

The ACM Digital Library (DL) is the most comprehensive collection of full-text articles and bibliographic records in existence today covering the fields of computing and information technology. The full-text database includes the complete collection of ACM's publications, including journals, conference proceedings, magazines, newsletters, and multimedia titles and currently consists of:

  • 407,367 Full-text articles
  • 2.0+ Million Pages of full-text articles
  • 18,000+ New full-text articles added each year
  • 44+ High Impact Journals with 2-3 new journals being launched each year
  • 275+ Conference Proceedings Titles added each year
  • 2,000+ Proceedings Volumes
  • 8 Magazines (including the flagship Communications of the ACM, the most heavily cited publication in the field of computing according to Thomson-Reuters)
  • 37 Technical Newsletters from ACM's Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
  • 6,500+ Video files
  • 594 Audio files

In addition to the full-text database, the ACM Digital Library is heavily integrated with and includes unrestricted access to the Guide to Computing Literature bibliography.

The ACM Digital Library includes reference linking though CrossRef, integration with the ACM Computing Reviews database, index terms using ACM's 2012 Computing Classification Scheme (CCS), alerting and TOC services, and all export formats including BibTex, Endnote, and ACM Ref, as well as OpenURL compliance, and COUNTER III and SUSHI Compliant usage statistics.


Anomaly detection: A survey

ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR), Volume 41 Issue 3, July 2009

Techniques for Design and Implementation of Secure Reconfigurable PUFs

ACM Transactions on Reconfigurable Technology and Systems (TRETS), Volume 2 Issue 1, March 2009

Current State of Text Sentiment Analysis from Opinion to Emotion Mining

ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR), Volume 50 Issue 2, June 2017

A Survey on NoSQL Stores

ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR), Volume 51 Issue 2, April 2018

The Netflix Recommender System: Algorithms, Business Value, and Innovation

ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems (TMIS), Volume 6 Issue 4, January 2016


Standing on Distributed Shoulders of Giants

Queue, Volume 14 Issue 2, March-April 2016

Sender-side Buffers and the Case for Multimedia Adaptation

Queue, Volume 10 Issue 10, October 2012

The 7% rule: fact, fiction, or misunderstanding

Ubiquity, Volume 2011 Issue October, October 2011

Why Google stores billions of lines of code in a single repository

Communications of the ACM, Volume 59 Issue 7, July 2016

Titus: Introducing Containers to the Netflix Cloud

Queue, Volume 15 Issue 5, September-October 2017


XGBoost: A Scalable Tree Boosting System

KDD '16: Proceedings of the 22nd ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining

PrivacyGuide: Towards an Implementation of the EU GDPR on Internet Privacy Policy Evaluation

IWSPA '18: Proceedings of the Fourth ACM International Workshop on Security and Privacy Analytics

Turing the Man

ACM-TURING '12: ACM Turing Centenary Celebration

Resource Central: Understanding and Predicting Workloads for Improved Resource Management in Large Cloud Platforms

SOSP '17: Proceedings of the 26th Symposium on Operating Systems Principles

MindScribe: Reflective Inquiry through Scaffolded Storytelling for Low-Income and Multilingual Early Childhood Communities

HRI '18: Companion of the 2018 ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction