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London Metropolitan University

Applied Computing, Computer Science, Communications Technology and Mathematics

Other resources

This is a list of some key professional bodies that offer membership and networking opportunities.

Other academic libraries with relevant materials can be searched via Library Hub Discover and accessed via the SCONUL Access Scheme.

These websites are not all academic in nature, but are really good for keeping up with industry developments. Evaluate anything you find before including it in your research:

  • 5G Technology World - news, articles and videos on all things to do with internet connectivity.
  • Alpha Vantage - Stock API - Alpha Vantage is an Open Access (free) resource that provides a good Application Programming Interface (API) for students and researchers who need access to real-time live stock data when writing their own programs/applications. It gives access to UK, North America, Asia Pacific, and other global market statistics (stock prices, company filings, economic indicators such as GDP & inflation, foreign exchange rates, etc.) and is suitable for machine learning and statistical modeling. Also, see this data guide for sample Python code scripts or reach out to for 24/7 technical support.
  • Dr Dobbs - Journal website with some free articles, news, blogs and events information for programmers and software engineers.
  • Information Age - magazine aimed at IT managers and executives involved in the application of technology in business.
  • Project Euclid - some free journal and conference articles, and monographs, in maths and stats. Look out for the open padlock symbol for full access.
  • Web of Conferences - open access platform for published scientific (and engineering and technology) conference proceedings.