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Reference Q 180 .A1 R54 1999
Reference work on the physical sciences that is both a guide to physics and a source of images for photocopying.
of Science. Physical Science Series. 7 vols. Reference Q 158.5
Explanatory essays on many topics in the physical sciences.
Encyclopedia of Physics 4 vols.
Reference QC 5 .M15 1995
Gives clear explanations of the basic concepts, history, philosophy, fundamental theories and laws of physics, as well as biographical entries on physicists.
Universe. Non-Calculus version.
General and Circulation Desk QC 125.2 .M4
Set of videos organized by "Quads" presenting 28 programs, 10 to 20 minutes long. Topics covered range from Newton's Laws to electricity to waves to relativity.
Universe-and Beyond. I and II.
Part I: General QC 21.2 .M4
Part II: General and Circulation Desk QC 21.2 .M4
Each part is comprised of 26 thirty-minute videos with in-depth presentations of physics topics.
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(1993 - present) Available on-campus only.
An index to science journals, including many on physics. Includes abstracts and full digitized images of all articles.
Expanded Academic Index (1980-present).
An index to over 2500 journals and magazines covering a variety of topic areas including psychology. Abstracts and sometimes the full-text of articles.
Academic Search Premier (Ebscohost) (1990-present)
Abstracts from nearly 3000 journals and full text for 1250 journals including general reference and science.
An Annotated List of Key Resources on the Internet
College and Research Libraries News (March 2000) guide to the best physics sites on the Net.
Marjorie Peters, Associate
Professor and Reference Librarian
Office: SRC 3034
Revised: September 2000