Astronomy and Physics
Databases and Indexes
General Reference SourcesAstronomy
- Astronomy and Astrophysics Encyclopedia (REF QB 14 .A873 1992)
- Cambridge Encyclopaedia of Astronomy - (REF QB 43.2.C35)
- Encyclopedia of the Solar System (REF QB 501 .E53 2007)
- Facts on File Dictionary of Astronomy (REF QB 14 .I42)
- Handbook of Space Astronomy and Astrophysics (REF QB 136.Z65 1990)
- Encyclopedic Dictionary of Physics: General, Nuclear, Solid State, Molecular Chemical, Metal and Vacuum Physics (REF QC 5 .E52)
- Encyclopedia of Spectroscopy (REF QC 450.3 .P47 1995)
- Handbook of Physics (REF QC 61 .H37 2002)
- Macmillan Encyclopedia of Physics (REF QC 5 .M15 1996)
- McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology (Q 121 .M3 2002)
Recommended Web Sites
- Atmospheric Optics - Provices information about atmospheric optics and provides links to more in-depth information.
- American Institute of Physics - Center for History of Physics - The Center for History of Physics preserves and makes known the history of modern physics and allied fields.
- College Physics for Students of Biology and Chemistry - A hypertextbook written for first-year undergraduate physics students.
- DC Physics - A resource about getting ready for physics. Provides physics practice questions to help you get ready.
- Elemental Data Index - National Institute of Standards and Technology Clickable Periodic Table. Provides detailed information about each element
- Physics 2000 - An interactive journey through modern physics created by the University of Colorado. Learning visually and conceptually about 20th Century science and high-tech devices.
- Physics Central - A site brought to you by the American Physical Society that is dedicated to showing how physics explains things in daily life.
- PhysNet - A worldwide network of Physics Departments and Documents that provides a set of information services for physicists.
Note: These sites have been evaluated by library staff. Please consult with your professor or a librarian to evaluate any Internet resource found using a search engine such as Yahoo! or Google.