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.


Texture mapping 3D models of real-world scenes

ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR), Volume 29 Issue 4, Dec. 1997

Introduction: Reimagining Participatory Design—Emerging Voices

ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction (TOCHI), Volume 25 Issue 1, February 2018

An iterative design methodology for user-friendly natural language office information applications

ACM Transactions on Information Systems (TOIS), Volume 2 Issue 1, Jan. 1984

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

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

Extending the graphics pipeline with adaptive, multi-rate shading

ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG), Volume 33 Issue 4, July 2014


Why Does Time Go Faster As We Get Older?

Ubiquity, Volume 2008 Issue October

The 7% rule: fact, fiction, or misunderstanding

Ubiquity, Volume 2011 Issue October, October 2011

Bitcoin's Academic Pedigree

Queue, Volume 15 Issue 4, July-August 2017

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

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

Containers Will Not Fix Your Broken Culture (and Other Hard Truths)

Queue, Volume 15 Issue 6, November-December 2017


Lambda Calculus Then and Now

ACM-TURING '12: ACM Turing Centenary Celebration

Systems Architecture, Design, Engineering, and Verification — The Practice in Research and Research in Practice

ACM-TURING '12: ACM Turing Centenary Celebration

Human and Machine Intelligence

ACM-TURING '12: ACM Turing Centenary Celebration

Algorand: Scaling Byzantine Agreements for Cryptocurrencies

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

Turing the Man

ACM-TURING '12: ACM Turing Centenary Celebration