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Guides and Handbooks Top of Page
American Institute of Physics Handbook
  Ref QC61 .A5 1963
CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
  http://www.hbcpnetbase.com
Instrumentation Reference Handbook
  Ref QC53 .I574 1995
Observing Handbook and Catalogue of Deep-Sky Objects
  Ref QB64 .L84
Physics Quick Reference Guide
  Ref QC61 .C65 1996
Popular Physics and Astronomy: An Annotated Bibliography
  Ref QC24.5 .S65 1996


Dictionaries and Encyclopedias Top of Page
Cambridge Encyclopedia of Meteorites
  Ref QB755 .N65 2002
Collins Dictionary of Astronomy, 2006
  http://www.xreferplus.com/book/collinsastron
Dictionary of Geophysics, Astrophysics and Astronomy
  Ref QB14 .D53 2001
Dictionary of Physics, 2009
  http://bit.ly/aAWo0b
Encyclopedia of Astronomy and Astrophysics
  Ref QB14 .E534 2001 v.1-4
Encyclopedia of Cosmology
  Ref QB980.5 .E53 1993
Encyclopedia of the Solar System
  Ref QB501 .E53 2007 and http://www.xreferplus.com/book/estsolar
Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Physics
  Ref QC5 .E52 1961/63
McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Astronomy
  Ref QB14 .M3725 1993
McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Physics
  Ref QC5 .M425 1993


Biographical Sources Top of Page
American Men & Women of Science
  Ref Q141 .A47 1990
New Dictionary of Scientific Biography
  Ref Q141 .N45 v. 1-8
Notable Twentieth-Century Scientists
  Ref Q141 .N73 1995 v.1-4
Women in Chemistry and Physics
  Ref QD21 .W62 1993


Indexes, Abstracts, and Databases Top of Page
General Science Full Text
ScienceDirect College Edition
SciFinder Scholar
Principle ToolWeb of Science / Science Citation Index


Internet Sites Top of Page
APS: Physics Internet Resources
  http://www.aps.org/
AstroWeb: Astronomy on the Internet
  http://cdsweb.u-strasbg.fr/astroweb.html
Eric Weisstein’s World of Astronomy
  http://scienceworld.wolfram.com/astronomy/
Eric Weisstein’s World of Physics
  http://scienceworld.wolfram.com/physics/
NASA Astrophysics Data System
  http://adswww.harvard.edu/
Physics Central
  http://www.physicscentral.com/
Physics Web Resources
  http://physicsweb.org/resources/home
SAO/NASA Astrophysical Data Service (ADS)
  http://adswww.harvard.edu