ACM Online Books: Skillsoft, Morgan Kaufmann, and Syngress

The ACM Online Books Program is comprised of more than 4,500 titles. These include 3,500+ titles from Skillsoft® spanning both IT and business topics. The collection includes industry-leading publishers such as Apress, Intel 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.

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 customs summary documents

In addition to these Skillsoft titles, ACM members also have access to more than 1,200 titles from Elsevier including 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 Skillsoft offerings. For access to Books 24x7’s expanded ITPro collection, don’t miss a very special offer from SkillSoft—exclusive for ACM Members!

ACM Online Books: Safari

In addition to quality books, textbooks, and certification exam guides from Books 24x7, Morgan Kaufmann, and Syngress, ACM Members can take advantage of 40,000 Book and Video selections from Safari®. This venerated online repository of professional development literature includes award-winning, best-selling technical books, video courses, learning paths, tutorials, and other resources from O'Reilly and other leading publishers such as Addison-Wesley, Big Nerd Ranch Guides, No Starch Press, Manning Publishing, Packt Publishing, Pearson IT Certification, and many more. Access full video archives from popular O'Reilly conferences, including O'Reilly A.I. Conference, Design Conference, FLUENT (Web Development), OSCON (Open Source), SACON (Software Architecture), Security Conference, Strata + Hadoop World (Big Data), and Velocity (Stystems). 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 digital reference library. 

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 the new ACM Safari Learning Platform is available to Professional and Student Members. 

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