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

Holographic quantum matter / Sean A. Hartnoll, Andrew Lucas, and Subir Sachdev MHD structures, waves and turbulence in the solar wind : observations and theories / by C.-Y. Tu and E. Marsch Lectures on phase transitions and the renormalization group / Nigel Goldenfeld Solid state properties : from bulk to nano / Mildred Dresselhaus, Gene Dresselhaus, Stephen B. Cronin, Antonio Gomes Souza Filho Mathematical foundations of quantum mechanics / by John von Neumann ; translated from the German by Robert T. Beyer ; edited by Nicholas A. Wheeler Quantum field theory : lectures of Sidney Coleman / foreword by David Kaiser ; editors, Bryan Gin-ge Chen (Leiden University, the Netherlands) [and five others] Characterizing space plasmas : a data driven approach / George K. Parks College physics : a strategic approach / Randall D. Knight, Brian Jones, Stuart Field Nanophotonics and plasmonics : an integrated view / edited by Ching Eng Png, Yuriy Akimov The origins of everything in 100 pages (more or less) / David Bercovici