Research Resources for Physics
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National Academy Press
CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics. Science Reference QD65 .H3. Annual compilation of physical constants, properties of common inorganic and organic compounds, and lots more.
Dictionary of Physics Sci Ref QC5 D5 1996
Handbook of Physical Quantities Sci Ref q QC61 H36 1997
The first Web-based periodic table is provided by WebElements.
The Physics Quick Reference Guide Sci Ref QC61 C65 1996
Physics section of Academic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology. Search by word, or browse within subfields.
Physics Handbook: Fundamentals and Key Equations Sci Ref qQC61 P65 1998
Q is for Quantum: An Encyclopedia of Particle Physics Sci Ref QC793.2 G747 1998
Scientific Unit Conversion Sci Ref QC94 C295 1998
Abstracts & Indexes
INSPEC contains citations, with abstracts, to the worldwide literature in physics, electronics and electrical engineering, computers and control, and information technology.
Electronic Full-Text Sources
JSTOR, a collection of general science, and other journals, from the beginning, but not the most recent few years. HINT: Read the Search Tips before you use JSTOR's search engine.
PubMed Central, a digital archive of science journal literature..
Science Direct, electronic journal articles from more than 1,000 journals in the physical, life, social, and behavioral sciences, published by Elsevier and affiliated publishers. Coverage is from 1995 onward.
Once on the page, click on group-wide log in button. Select the Search tab to do a search. Remember to change the date to "All years." The Journals tab allows you to browse the journals by title or subject..
The European Physics Society provides a list of full-text journals.
The NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS) covers some physics and geophysics articles along with its primary coverage of astrophysics and solar physics.
Resources in Physics in a good meta-site with resources categorized by journals, reference, societies, and more.
Learn Physics Today is a good online tutorial developed by a faculty member in Peru.
Physics 2000 is an interactive introduction to modern physics developed by University of Colorado.
The European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) has numerous research projects and accomplishments, one being the first WWW client.
Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) has a virtual visitor center.
Institute of Physics, Britain's physicist society
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