Physics Library

Location & Hours

The Physics Library is on the ground floor of DeMeritt Hall, across from the Handly Auditorium.
See today's hours.

About the Library

The David G. Clark Memorial Physics Library provides reference service and materials on physics and astronomy, from introductory to research level. The library includes over 25,000 volumes. Major indexes and most journals are available online.

In addition to the other science branch libraries, some popular and historical physics and astronomy literature is held at Dimond Library.

For a historical look at the Physics Library, please view our slideshow [ppt].



New Books at the Physics Library

The hunt for Vulcan : ... and how Albert Einstein destroyed a planet, discovered relativity, and deciphered the universe / Thomas Levenson Topological structures in ferroic materials : domain walls, vortices and skyrmions / Jan Seidel, Editor Phase transition dynamics / Tian Ma, Shouhong Wang Astrophysical flows / J.E. Pringle, A.R. King Particle physics in the LHC era / G. Barr, R. Devenish, R. Walczak, & T. Weidberg Holographic duality in condensed matter physics / Jan Zaanen, Universiteit Leiden, the Netherlands, Ya-Wen Sun, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain, Yan Liu, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain, Koenraad Schalm, Universiteit Leiden, the Netherlands The international atlas of Mars exploration / Philip J. Stooke Gauge/gravity duality : foundations and applications / Martin Ammon, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Johanna Erdmenger, Max Planck Institute for Physics, Munich Introduction to the AdS/CFT correspondence / Horațiu Năstase, Institute for Theoretical Physics at the State University of São Paulo Physics for entertainment : book two / Ya. Perelman