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Physics and Astronomy

Department of Physics and Astronomy Research Guide

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This research guide relays some basic information on library and information resources pertaining to the concerns of this department, as provided by University Libraries and/or sites on the World Wide Web.

To Shelf-Browse for Books (using main Library of Congress Subject Divisions)

Books on subjects associated with this field are shelved under the call number ranges listed below. Use the One-Search Library Catalog to search for specific items in the collection, or more narrowly-defined subjects.

  • Applied Mechanics: TA349-TA359
  • Astronomy (all main subjects): QB
  • Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics Handbook QC173.A827
  • Biomagnetism & Biophysics: QH504-QH505
  • Electric Circuits & Networks: TK452-TK454.4
  • Electronic Circuits: TK7867-TK7882
  •  Encyclopedia of Acoustics QC221.5 .E53
  • Encyclopedia of Planetary Sciences QB600.2 .E53
  • Encyclopedia of Spectroscopy QC450.3 .P47
  • Geomagnetism: QC811-QC849
  • Geophysics: QE801-QE809
  • Handbook of Chemistry and Physics QD65.H3. 
  • Handbook of Optics QC369.H35
  • -Handbook of Physical Quantities QC61.H36
  • History of Astronomy: An Encyclopedia QB15.H624
  • Instrumentation Reference Book QC53.I574
  • Physics (all main classical subjects): QC1-QC798
  • Radioactive Dating/Earth's Interior: QE500-QE511.7
  • Twentieth-Century Physics QC7.T84
  • Various bibliographic subjects (Z)

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