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Physics: Where to Start

Looking for...?

Go to specific LibGuides for Computer Science or Engineering if you are interested in those topics.

Starting places...

For topics in Physics...

If you're looking for books or ebooks then search the Library Catalog. A good source for ebooks is SpringerLink.
If you're looking for journal articles then

start with Web of Science (All Databases) or Physical Reviews Online Archive (PROLA). Annual Reviews is a great source for overviews of current topics in this subject area.

If you have a citation and need to find the full article then

use Citation Search to search across all full text resources and if needed place an ILLiad request.

If you want to perform citation searching then

use the Web of Science to perform citation searching.  What is citation searching?

If you have questions, or need help then email Professor Oberg


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