In a recent press release, the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) announced it is doubling the online courses, and significantly expanding the books in its current collection of learning resources. ACM is providing these online educational offerings to its 83,000 Professional and Student worldwide members for no charge.
ACM is including
- 2,200 courses from SkillSoft® covering a wide selection of topics in computing and information technology (IT) as well as business management and leadership.
- 1,100 authoritative books on innovative IT and computer science technologies, and
- the newest books on practical business skills from leading E-Book providers Safari® and Books24x7
U of T students, faculty and staff have on- and off-campus access to the complete ACM Digital Library through our U of T Library subscription.
About the ACM Digital Library
The ACM Digital Library includes bibliographic information, abstracts, reviews, and the full-text for articles published in ACM periodicals and proceedings since 1985.
ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery http://www.acm.org, is an educational and scientific society uniting the world’s computing educators, researchers and professionals to inspire dialogue, share resources and address the field’s challenges. ACM strengthens the profession’s collective voice through strong leadership, promotion of the highest standards, and recognition of technical excellence. ACM supports the professional growth of its members by providing opportunities for life-long learning, career development, and professional networking.
excerpted from ACM Press Release May 3, 2007.