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Introduction: About this Guide
Welcome to the MSU Libraries' Physics and Astronomy Resources Guide!
This guide is designed as a starting point for your research in the fields of Physics and Astronomy. It covers many key resources.
For help locating and using library resources please use the Ask A Librarian service or contact Tom Volkening, the interim subject specialist librarian for Physics and Astronomy. Research consultation appointments are available upon request.
Use the tabs at the top of the page to navigate to the various sections of this guide:
- Finding Articles
- Finding Books
- Finding Data
- Current Awareness (Resources to keep up with the field)
- Astronomy Resources
The purpose of the MSU Libraries is to help you be successful during your time at MSU and beyond. The Main Library is located at 366 W. Circle Drive - north of Spartan Stadium and south of Beaumont Tower.
Web of Science
Includes the Institute for Scientific Information Citation Indexes - Arts and Humanities, Social Science, and Science. It indexes science, social sciences, and arts and humanities information from nearly 9,300 of the most prestigious, high impact research journals in the world.
Open access to 1,589,395 e-prints in the fields of physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, statistics, electrical engineering and systems science, and economics. arXiv is owned and operated by Cornell University, a private not-for-profit educational institution.
Interim Physics & Astronomy Subject Librarian