Physics Library

interior photo of the Physics Library


The Physics Library is on the ground floor of DeMeritt Hall, across from the Handly Auditorium.

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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

Topological and non-topological solitons in scalar field theories / Yakov M. Shnir, Bogoliubov Laboratory of Theoretical Physics, Joint institute for Nuclear Research Multivariable calculus with MATLAB® : with applications to geometry and physics / Ronald L. Lipsman, Jonathan M. Rosenberg The Glass Universe : How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars / Dava Sobel The greatest story ever told--so far : why are we here? / Lawrence M. Krauss Particle physics / Richard A. Dunlap Berry phases in electronic structure theory / David Vanderbilt (Rutgers University) Gamma-ray bursts / Andrew Levan Complete science communication : a guide to connecting with scientists, journalists and the public / Ryan C. Fortenberry