Computer Science


ACM Digital Library + Guide to Computing Literature  -  Info
Full text of every article, proceeding, report etc.,  ever  published by ACM (Association of Computing Machinery).

CiteSeerX is a public search engine and digital library and repository  for scientific and academic papers primarily with a focus on computer and information science.

Collection of Computer Science Bibliographies 
A giant collection of references to papers, web-sites, books a.o.

Computer and Information Systems Abstracts 1981 -  Info 
This bibliographic database provides comprehensive, worldwide literature on the latest theoretical research and practical applications, in the field of computer science and information systems technology

DBLP, Computer Science Bibliography
Provides free access to high-quality bibliographic meta-data and links to the electronic editions of publications on major computer science publications.

Electronics and Communications Abstracts 1981-  Info
Articles, technical reports and patents about electronic and it’s application in telecommunication and network technology

Google Scholar  - Info
Scientific literature – books, articles, papers  etc. It is unknown which providers Google has an agreement with.

IEEE Xplore - Info
Full text archive of most IEEE and IET publications back to 1988. I.e. publications in electrical engineering, computer science and electronics.  And all IEEE Standards

A comprehensive index to the global journal and proceedings literature in physics, electrical/electronic engineering, computing, control engineering, mechanical engineering, production and manufacturing engineering, and information technology

Citationdatabase, all subject areas.

Web of Science (WoS)  - Info
Citationdatabase, all subject areas.  Info
Is both the national database and also the database of all library materials, research as well as public libraries.

All databases at Aarhus University Library and Det Kgl. Bibliotek - Aarhus.


E-books at Aarhus University Library and Det Kgl. Bibliotek - Aarhus

Wikibooks: Computer science bookshelf
Deals with the study of the theoretical foundations of information and computation, and of practical techniques for their implementation and application in computer systems.

Printed books


Search by 'Advanced search' , limit to  'Books' (Material type)  and choose 'Katrinebjerg' in the list of 'Libraries at Aarhus University'.  

Books from 2010 ff. are placed in the library, older titles are in the library archive and can be ordered by the library cataloque

Foulum, Flakkebjerg og Årslev

Collections at Foulum, Flakkebjerg and Årslev are self-serve.


As a researcher or student you have access to a series of electronic dictionaries. Use the entry links in the database lists.

Remember that you need to log in as a user before you can get access.

Reference works

A Dictionary of the Internet
The dictionary provides thousands of terms related to the Web, software technology, e-commerce, security, jargon, and the technical and organizational infrastructure of the Internet.

A Dictionary of Computing
With expanded coverage of networking and databases, feature entries on key topics. And with recommended web links for many entries.
More then 6.000 articles. Theory of computer science, software, it etc.  

A Dictionary of Scientists
Science: a Comprehensive  and the most authoritative and up-to-date biographical dictionary of scientists currently. Including all Nobel prize winners with in physic, physiology, medicine

A Dictionary of Statistics
Covers all aspects of statistics including terms used in computing, mathematics, operational research and probability.

FOLDDOC: free on-line dictionary of computing
The dictionary includes acronyms, jargon, programming languages, tools, architecture, operating systems, networking, theory, conventions, standards, mathematics, telecoms, electronics, institutions, companies, projects, products, history

Science, Technology and Society
The dictionary emphasizes an interdisciplinary and international coverage of the functions and effects of science and technology in society and culture.



PhD theses

Department of Computer Science

PhD 2009 ff. is available in electronic edition (If the author has authorized it)

  Search in the cataloque for the author and for words in the title.

PhD 2014 – 2015 medio, is available in print (If the author has authorized it)

   Search for ”PhD dissertation” in 'Advanced search' and choose 'Katrinebjerg' at Libraries at Aarhus University.

PhD 1975 – 2009, contact the library,

Departments in Foulum

Access only for students and staff at campus or with login: PhD theses

Theses - Science and Technology


Theses and dissertations can be found in AU Library's search engine.



MSC Theses 1971-
These theses can be borrowed by contacting AU Library, Foulum.


Theses can be borrowed to a limited extent by contacting AU Library, Ny Munkegade.


MSC Theses 1971-
These theses can be borrowed by contacting AU Library, Ny Munkegade.



Information and Media Studies, Computer Science, and Engineering.

Theses can be found in AU Library's search engine. They are placed in the library. You can search for author, title, supervisor, or department.­


Master's theses and bachelor projects from The Department of Mathematics are registered in AU Library's search engine. Everybody are welcome to use the theses and projects at AU Library, Mathematics, but only students at The Department of Mathematics can borrow them.



Physics & Steno


All theses are available in the library.






DS – Dansk Standard 

You can borrow printet standards in force, but published before 2007, at AU Library, Katrinebjerg. DS-standards published after 2007 can be ordered via AU Library

You can borrow the standards from AU Library, Katrinebjerg


ILI – Sai Global – Standards Infobase

Sai Global gives acces to references to standards within various subjects - from more than 300 publishers.

E-prints archives

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