The ACM Digital Library is a collection of all ACM print and online publications. It provides bibliographic information, abstracts, reviews and full text for virtually all ACM journals, magazines and proceedings.
The LYRASIS offer consists of ACM DL Core Package, with 19 journals and magazines and 26 transactions; ACM DL Master SIG (Special Interest Group) Package, with more than 85 conference proceedings and all SIG newsletters, and the ACM Online Guide to Computing Literature ("the Guide")
, a database of 850,000 bibliographic citations expanding beyond ACM's literature.
The LYRASIS group offer does not include
Computing Reviews by Reviews.com
Online Computing Reviews Service by Reviews.com
Distributed Computing & Multimedia Systems by Springer.
Participating institutions have identical levels of access to all three collections: DL Core Package, DL Master SIG Package and the Guide.
Unlimited and remote access
ILL is allowed
Web-based usage report available
Title list can be found here
LYRASIS members share a common subscription term for ACM Digital Library of July 1 – June 30. New participants may join on the first of any month, with pricing pro-rated according to the month in which they begin. New orders received by the 15th of the month will have access the first of the following month. New orders received after the 15th of the month will have access the 1st of the second following month.
Vendor requires direct license with the library.