Databases - Specific

Science and Technology Collection offers acces to over 800 journals in scientific fields including physics and astrophysics.

Web of Science from ISI
In addition to covering over 22,000 journals, ISI's Web of Science covers conference proceedings, patents, and scholarly web content. Virtually all scientific fields of study are included. Web of Science contains the Science Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index. It also provides full text links to articles in over 10,000 journals.

Science Direct From their web site, this database features:"more than a quarter of the world's scientific, medical, and technical information online."

Energy Citation Databases. Includes over 140,000 full text documents on chemistry, physics, engineering, climatalogy, and mathematics.

Databases - General

Research Library GALILEO logo from ProQuest
Provides full text for over 1,700 scholarly journals and general magazines. All subjects.

Academic Search Complete GALILEO logo from EBSCOhost
A scholarly, multi-disciplinary database that searches a total of 10,900 publications including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. Full text is provided for 5,300 journals.

Encyclopedias & Reference

McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology
Physics topics include Acoustics, Atomic and molecular physics Classical mechanics, Crystallography, Electricity and magnetism, Elementary particle physics, Electromagnetic radiation, Fluid mechanics, Lasers, Low temperature physics, Nuclear physics, Optics, Photography Plasma physics, Quantum mechanics, Relativity, Solid state physics, Spectroscopy, Statistical mechanics, Theoretical physics, and Thermodynamics. Location: REF Q 121 .M3 2002


Print and online subscriptions are listed below. Both are subject to change. For complete, current journal holdings, and online access info, search the Journal Locator.

Directory of Open Access Journals: Physics

  • AAPS Bulletin (Asia Pacific Physical Societies)
  • Acta Physica Polonica B
  • Advances in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics
  • Astrophysics and Space Sciences Transactions
  • Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics
  • Atti dell'Accademia Peloritana dei Pericolanti
  • Brazilian Journal of Physics
  • Chinese Journal of Physics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • EARSeL eProceedings
  • Egyptian Journal of Solids
  • Electronic Journal of Theoretical Physics
  • Electronic-Liquid Crystal Communications
  • Entropy
  • Fizika A (Zagreb)
  • Fizika B (Zagreb)
  • Fizika Nizkikh Temperatur
  • Fizika Tverdogo Tela
  • Journal of Nonlinear Mathematical Physics
  • Journal of Physical Studies
  • Journal of Physics: Conference Series
  • J. of Research of the Nat'l Inst. of Stand. and Tech.
  • Journal of the Society of Rheology, Japan
  • Latin American Applied Research
  • Latin American J. of Solids & Structures
  • Living Reviews in Relativity
  • M R S Internet Journal of Nitride Semiconductor Research
  • Materials Physics & Mechanics
  • Mathematical Physics Electronic Journal
  • New Journal of Physics
  • Nonlinear Phenomena in Complex Systems
  • Physics Journal of the IPS
  • Pramana : Journal of Physics
  • Progress in Physics
  • Revista Brasileira de Ensino de Fsica
  • Turkish Journal of Physics
  • Uspekhi Fizicheskikh Nauk

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Selected Books in Lane library

After the Beginning: a Cosmic Journey Through Space & TimeQB981 .G58 2004
Astroparticle PhysicsQC173.55 .L54 2005
Dictionary of Physics REF QC5 .C56 2005
Encyclopedia of Physics REF QC5 .R596 2004
Five Easy Lessons: Strategies for Successful Physics Teaching QC30 .K55 2004
Flying Circus of PhysicsQC32 .W2 2007
Galileo's Pendulum: from the Rhythm of Time to the Making of Matter QB209 .N48 2004
The Geometry of Time QC173.55 .L54 2005
McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology REF Q 121 .M3 2002
Quantum Mechanics: Based on Schaum's Outline... QC174.12 |b .P45 2006
Quantum Mechanics Solver: How to Apply Quantum Theory to Modern Physics QC174.15 .B37 2006
Relativity, Gravitation & Cosmology: a Basic Introduction QC173.6 .C4724 2005
Road to Reality: a Complete Guide to the Laws of the Universe QC20 .P366 2005
Sneaking a Look at God's Cards: Unraveling the Mysteries of Quantum MechanicsQ173 .G4813 2005
SAT Subject Test: Physics LB2353.57 .H46 2005
Short Course in General RelativityQC173.6 .F67 2006
Theory of almost everything: the Standard Model, the unsung triumph... QC794.6.S75 O47 2006
World Without Time: The Forgotten Legacy of Godel & EinsteinBD638 .Y73 2006