Computer Science and Information Security

Technical, business-related, and global information about computer science and information security.

Your Librarians

Engineering Librarians
Contact Info:
Stephen Stich 410-516-8357
Susan Vazakas 410-516-4153

Retraction Watch

Retraction Watch is a respected blog about articles that have been retracted from journals. They "[track] retractions as a window into the scientific process."

Internet Explorer (IE) Will Go Away June 2022


Note:  IE will go away in June 2022 and will no longer be supported by Microsoft.
  • Fewer and fewer websites and web-based applications will work with it
  • Microsoft will no longer try to identify and fix security threats
  • More information here
    Microsoft is finally retiring Internet Explorer in 2022 - The Verge           

Getting Started

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The Engineering guide has information about other engineering topics, such as
  • patents
  • standards

Main Databases for Computer Science + Security

Start with these databases to find information in journals and conference proceedings.