Access Science (includes McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology.)   Gives full access to 7100+ articles, 115,000 dictionary terms, biographies of scientists, bibliographies containing 28,000 literature citations, and hundreds of Research Updates -- in all areas of science and technology -- updated daily.

Annual Review of Astronomy and Astrophysics

Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences

Annual Review of Fluid Mechanics

IOPScience (trial membership) IOP Publishing is a world leader in scientific publishing and the electronic dissemination of physics --

JSTOR - Arts & Sciences I The Arts & Sciences I Collection includes the complete back runs of 119 titles in fifteen disciplines. JSTOR's first collection includes core research and society published journals in economics, history, political science, and sociology in other key fields as the humanities and social sciences. This collection also includes a selection of titles in the more science-oriented fields of ecology, mathematics, and statistics.


SciFinder Web is the web-based version of SciFinder Scholar. You must follow specific instructions to access SciFinder Web.



Subject Research Guides. Information on materials by subject are in Magale Library's reference area, video collection, stacks call numbers, and periodicals. Also provided are web sites, electronic journals, electronic texts, and online associations to further research in each area.

Applied Physics. CSIRO. Australian Science. The Australian Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO). Applied Physics, Animal Health, Food Science & Technology, Oceanography, the Tropical Forest, etc.

Astrophysics. NASA Astrophysics Data System. Main resource is an Abstract Service, which includes four sets of abstracts: 1) astronomy and astrophysics, containing 486,208 abstracts; 2) instrumentation, containing 513,829 abstracts; 3) physics and geophysics, containing 429,653 abstracts; and 4) Los Alamos preprint.

Atomic Data: The Controlled Fusion. Atomic Data Center Bibliography. Through a network of expert consultants the CFADC maintains a categorized bibliography of atomic and molecular collision references relevant to fusion energy research and development. Since the data center's inception in 1958, over 100 journals have been regularly searched and over 60,000 individual entries have been accumulated. Presently, the bibliography may be queried on-line regarding the entries since 1978; approximately 30,000.

Atomic Weights and Isotopic Compositions with Relative Atomic Masses. Authoritative, complete, and detailed.

Atomic: Databases for Atomic and Plasma Physics. Access to numerous databases.

DOE Information Bridge. Over 60,000 full-text and bibliographic records of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) research and development reports in physics, chemistry, materials, biology, environmental sciences, energy technologies, engineering, computer and information science. These are documents received since 1995.

E-Journal = Journal of Physics: Conference Series - IOP Publication

Physics - E-Journal = Physics Education E-Journal.   An international journal. Articles are chosen to support high school and college level physics instruction on the latest developments and
teaching methods.

Fluid Mechanics.

Fundamental Physical Constants. CODATA Internationally Recommended Values of Fundamental Physical Constants. The NIST Reference on Constants, Units, and Uncertainty. The latest CODATA values available. Categories include: Universal; Electromagnetic; Atomic and nuclear; Physico-chemical; Adopted values; Non-SI Units; Conversion Factors for Energy Equivalents; X-ray Values; Frequently Used Constants.

Fusion Energy. FusEdWeb. Fusion Energy Educational Web Site contains a variety of informational materials on fusion energy appropriate to all age groups. A FAQ on Fusion energy and a fusion slide show, as well as a list of textbooks and fusion energy Web sites. Created by the Contemporary Physics Education Project and is hosted by the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory.

HEASARC High Energy Astrophysics Science Archive Research Center - NASA   Provides access to the catalogs and astronomical archives of the HEASARC. Catalogs include data from all astronomical regimes, but the emphasis of the archive is data from high-energy astrophysics satellites.

Institute of Physics Publications- IOP.   Searching current happenings in the field of Physics; collected papers, Table of Contents of all 60 e-journals; Physics Reviews; Journal Archives; Create an account to receive e-mail alerts from you favorite e-journals; links to Physics Web sites.

Internet Physics. PhysLink. Includes Reference; Departments; Societies; Journals; History; Grad Advisor; Images; News; Employment; Companies; Software; New Theories; Quotations; Fun.

Materials Research

Mathematical Physics: Mathematical Physics Electronic Journal. University of Texas publishing papers in all areas of mathematical physics.

Nuclear and Particle Science

Nuclear Data. National Nuclear Data Center. Brookhaven National Laboratory. Fields of low and medium energy nuclear physics. Numerous aspects of nuclear physics and related research.

Nuclear Physics. NuDat. Access to a variety of data useful in both basic and applied research. In basic research, it is particularly useful for the systematic study of nuclear properties. It is also a useful tool for applied research where it can be used to identify radiations from radionuclides contained in environmental samples, or from those produced by neutron or charged particle activation.

Nuclear Physics: The World-Wide Web Virtual Library. Nuclear Physics research institutes and accelerator facilities. Originally based on the HEP list, modified by adding nuclear physics research institutes and universities.  

Optic Letters.

Physics Home Page. American Institute of Physics Home Page.

Physics News: AIP Physics News. Once a week the American Institute of Physics sums up the latest advances in Physics, from cosmology to nanotubes.

Physics News: General. Topical access to current events and hot topics in physics and astrophysics. Also included is accelerator information.

Physics Preprint: CERN Preprints. Front-end for numerous physics preprint database(s)

Physics Research: Los Alamos National Laboratory. Archive and distribution server for research papers. Includes physics and related disciplines, mathematics, nonlinear sciences, computational linguistics, and neuroscience. Subject areas include: -- Astrophysics -- Condensed Matter -- General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology -- High Energy Physics -- Nuclear Theory -- Chemical Physics -- -- Materials Theory -- Superconductivity -- Accelerator Physics -- Nuclear Experiment -- Quantum Physics -- Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics -- Plasma Physics -- Physics.

Physics Teaching. PhysicsEd. Physics Education Resources is a collection of physics Web resources designed for physics educators and students. Subjects include curriculum development, research in physics education, etc.

Physics Teaching. Frank Potter's Science Gems. Physical Science I-III is a collection of annotated links to Internet physical science resources of value in education. Each is rated according to the minimum level of schooling to which it is applicable.

Physics Teaching. Physics Web. Global News and Information.

PhysLink. Physics & Astronomy.

Research Gate. The world's largest professional network for scientists and researchers with over 1.3 million users. Research Gate provides researchers with access to 45 million abstracts, over 10 million open-access journal articles, and over 350,000 full texts uploaded by the authors themselves. Researchers can search through seven of the largest databases and millions of smaller ones simultaneously, including PubMED, Cornwell University & CiteSeer.

Resources of Scholarly Societies. Physics. Scholarly Societies Project. Access to information about scholarly physics societies across the world.

Textbooks. Physics 1 and Introduction to Groups, Invariants and Particles: Two free books by Emeritus Professor Frank Firk, former Chairman of the Department of Physics and Master of Trumbull College, Yale University. The first, Essential Physics 1, is an intensive introduction to classical and special relativity, Newtonian dynamics and gravitation, Einsteinian dynamics and gravitation, and wave motion.