ACM Online Books

Books 24x7, Morgan Kaufmann, Syngress

The ACM Online Books Program is comprised of more than 1400 titles. These include 500 titles from Books 24x7® spanning both IT and business topics. The collection includes industry-leading publishers such as Apress, Intel Press, Microsoft Press, John Wiley and Sons, MIT Press, Oxford University Press, Springer, Wrox Press, and others. This virtual library of complete unabridged books puts information at your fingertips! Search, bookmark, or read cover to cover. A personalized bookshelf allows for quick retrieval of your favorite book while bookmarks allow you to easily return to specific places in a book. View as many books as you like, as often as you like.

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  1. Search, read, copy and paste, download and learn
  2. Build your own custom library with favorite folders, saved searches, and smart folders
  3. Personalize your library with highlights, notes, tags and bookmarks
  4. Print customs summary documents

In addition to these 500 books, ACM members also have access to more than 200 titles from Morgan Kaufmann (publisher of leading experts in Artificial Intelligence, Computer Networking, Computer Architecture, Computer Graphics & Game Development, Data Management & Business Intelligence, Software Engineering, and User Experience & Human Computer Interaction) and Syngress (specializing in books on Digital Forensics, Hacking and Penetration Testing, Certification, IT Security and Administration, and more). All MK and Syngress titles are available in PDF format (and some in ePub), and are downloadable to your desktop or any popular reader on your mobile device.

Full and unlimited access to the contents of these collections is available to all ACM members. Check out the eBooks Catalog. For access to Books 24x7’s expanded ITPro collection, don’t miss a very special offer from SkillSoft—exclusive for ACM Members!

Safari Books Online

In addition to quality books, textbooks, and certification exam guides from Books 24x7, Morgan Kaufmann, and Syngress, members can take advantage of the ACM Custom Collection of 700 hand-picked Book and Video selections from Safari® Books Online. This venerated online repository of professional development literature includes award-winning, best-selling technical books and videos from leading publishers such as Addison-Wesley, Apress, Cisco Press, McGraw Hill, Microsoft Press, O'Reilly, Peachpit Press, Pearson Education, Que, Wiley and many more. Brush up on the latest technologies, access certification study guides, pinpoint required code samples in seconds and find answers to common and not-so-common questions with this extensive electronic reference library. Safari's powerful search engine will let you search for—and extract—information from hundreds of titles simultaneously online.

Features:

  1. Search, read, copy and paste, download and learn
  2. Build your own custom library with favorite folders, saved searches, and smart folders
  3. Personalize your library with highlights, notes, tags and bookmarks
  4. Print custom summary documents

Full and unlimited access to the contents of this ACM Custom Collection is available to all members. Check out the eBooks Catalog. For access to Safari’s expanded Premium Library, don’t miss a very special offer—exclusive for ACM members!

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