Computer Science

Web Information Sources for Educators.

An Exploratorium Learning Studio Resource Guide

This page is intended to be a quick guide to only a few resources.
See your local library for more information on this topic.

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Current News Sources

Official Agency Pages


Research Institutions

Periodicals / Magazines / Journals

Publication Directories


Maps and charts



Image Sources


Famous Persons

Education Resource Sections

Materials in the Learning Studio

San Francisco Bay Area Local Resources

San Francisco Bay Area Local Events

Other Useful and Interesting Sites

Current News Sources:
Sites devoted to news on the topic of this page.

News From Agencies and Associations:

NCSA/Alliance press room

NPACI Press Room

Online NPACI and SDSC News Current issue

[topic] News Pages:

Commercial Press:

Official Agency Pages:

NASA Advanced Supercomputing Division (NAS Division)

National Energy Research Supercomputer Center (NERSC)


American Association for Artificial Intelligence (AAAI)

Association for Computers and the Humanities

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

Cooperative Association for Internet Data Analysis (CAIDA)

IEEE Computer Society

National Center for Supercomputing Applications

Northwest Alliance for Computational Science and Engineering (NACSE)

Partnerships for Advanced Computational Infrastructure (PACI)

Research Institutions:

Local :

National :

Periodicals / Magazines / Journals:


Directory of Computing Science Journals

Print Periodicals with Web Pages:

Electronic Periodicals:

Publication Directories:

Help-Site Computer Manuals

Linux Documentation Project


Collection of Computer Science Bibliographies

Computing Research Repository (CoRR)

The Hypertext Bibliography Project

Maps and charts:

Northern California: [if applicable]

San Francisco: [if applicable]

National: [if applicable]


BABEL: A Glossary of Computer Oriented Abbreviations and Acronyms

Free Online Dictionary of Computing


Algorithms & Routines:

Collected Algorithms (CALGO) - Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

PNNL Fortran Library (FLIB)

The Stony Brook Algorithm Repository

Compilers and interpreters:

Catalog of Free Compilers and Interpreteers

Image Sources:
Education Resource Sections:
Some sites have sections devoted to educational material.
Materials in the Learning Studio:
Note: These are only a few possible searches.
Access to the Learning Studio is available for the public.
Also a small 'paper clip' next to a record indicates a web link.

Subject Keyword Search the Learning Studio Catalog for All Our Materials on:

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Subject Keyword Search the Learning Studio Catalog for Free Online Materials on:
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San Francisco Bay Area Local Resources:

Northern California:

San Francisco:

San Francisco Bay Area Local Events:
This section only lists events in the counties that border San Francisco Bay
[Link to pages that list such events]
Other Useful and Interesting Sites:

The Ada Project (TAP)

UNIXhelp for Users

Parallel processing:

IEEE Computer Society Task Force on Cluster Computing

PCOMP Parallel Computing Portal

Pew Internet and American Life Project

PVM (Parallel Virtual Machine)

Project AppleSeed

TOP500 Supercomputer Sites

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Created: gp February 21, 2002
Modified: gp September 14, 2002