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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
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
Dictionary of Geophysics, Astrophysics and Astronomy
  Ref QB14 .D53 2001
Dictionary of Physics, 2009
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
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
AstroWeb: Astronomy on the Internet
Eric Weisstein’s World of Astronomy
Eric Weisstein’s World of Physics
NASA Astrophysics Data System
Physics Central
Physics Web Resources
SAO/NASA Astrophysical Data Service (ADS)