Welcome to the research guide for your course in physics. Much of the necessary information needed to prosper in this course is included within the lectures and required texts. For further study, you may want to consult the listed resources. You may check out the location and availability of an item in the on campus collection using the online catalog, Voyager, accessed here or through the library home page.
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AIP Physics Desk Reference by Richard Cohen - QC 61 .A45 2003
Concise dictionary of physics by Alan Isaacs - Ref QC 5 .C56 2000
CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics by David R. Lide - Ref QD 65 .C88 2005.
Fundamentals of Physics by David Halliday - QC21.3 .H35 2011.
McGraw-Hill Concise Encyclopedia of Science & Technology - Ref Q121 .M29 2005.
Using the acronym for “journal storage”, this collection contains complete back issues of 241 scholarly journals in a wide range of disciplines. Issues from the most recent five years for each title are not included in the collection.
Contains the citations and abstracts of over 1,000 titles across disciplines. Of those 1,000 titles, 710 provide users with full-text, images and graphics online. Indexing and full-text coverage begins in the early 1990s for most titles.
Bible and science
Open access to 655,751 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics owned and operated by Cornell University.
Peer-reviewed journals in the science disciplines. All articles can accessed for free and are searchable through Google Scholar.
Organization making scientific articles and research available for free under Open Access license.
Directory listing of science information provided by the U.S. government.
Index of physics articles and books.
American Journal of Science (Online 2001-present)
Biomicrofluidics (Online in Directory of Open Access Journals, 2007-present)
Journal of Physical Studies (Online 1997-present)
Journal of College Science Teaching (Online, 1997-present and in the PHC collection 2007 to the present)
Journal of Undergraduate Research in Physics (Online, 2002-2006)
New Journal of Physics (Online 1998-present)
Physics Today (Print September 2001-present)
Physics World (Online 2002-present)
Science (Online 1988-2005)
Scientific American (Print June 2001-present)
Created: Kucks/Thornhill, 2010. Reviewed: Thornhill, 2011. Reviewed: Dr. Michael Kucks/Thornhill, 2013.