Scientific American now in JSTOR

By Alison Verbeck on August 31, 2017

Scientific American is being included in the JSTOR Life Sciences collection; the full run of the journal from 1845 to 2012 will be available, with new content added each year. The addition of Scientific American expands JSTOR’s coverage of a broad range of scientific fields, and will additi...

July New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on July 31, 2017

Chemical electrostatics : new ideas on electrostatic charging : mechanisms and consequences / Fernando Galembeck, Thiago A.L. Burgo. QC571 .G35 2017 Classical field theory / Joel Franklin. QC173.7 .F73 2017 Dielectrophoresis : theory, methodology and biological applications / Ronald Pethig. QC585...

July Springer Books

By Alison Verbeck on July 31, 2017

Analysis and Presentation of Experimental Results  by  Costas Christodoulides, George Christodoulides Black Holes: A Laboratory for Testing Strong Gravity  by  Cosimo Bambi Bode’s Law and the Discovery of Juno  by  Clifford J. Cunningham Field Emission Electronics  by  Nikolay Egorov, Evgeny Shes...

Recently published papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on July 31, 2017

The following papers were recently indexed and published by members of the Physics Department: Title: Design of the Telescope Truss and Gondola for the Balloon-Borne X-ray Polarimeter X-Calibur Authors: Kislat, Fabian; Beheshtipour, Banafsheh; Dowkontt, Paul; Guarino, Victor; Lanzi, R. James; Oka...


By Alison Verbeck on July 28, 2017

The American Physical Society (APS) and IOP Publishing (IOPP) have signed the ORCID Open Letter, requiring the collection of ORCID iDs in their publishing processes. ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) is a not-for-profit organization that provides a unique digital name, or iD, which ident...

New Graduate Student Orientation

By Alison Verbeck on July 28, 2017

New Graduate Student Orientation for the Physics Library will be in late August. Learn about library services, resources and technology.  More information to follow.

Book Sale

By Alison Verbeck on July 28, 2017

There will be a book sale in the Physics Library from August 22-24. There will be lots of Physics books, both elementary and advanced. All books $1.00!

Attention Fall Physics course instructors!

By Alison Verbeck on July 27, 2017

Please send me a list of books you would like placed on reserve. You can use the Online Reserve Request Form, send me an email, or put a note in my mailbox. If you are making a web page for your class, you can link your page to the class’ reserve list after I put the books […]

Undergrad Honors Theses

By Alison Verbeck on July 27, 2017

I have a small collection of undergrad honors theses available in the Physics Library. If you have any students that have written one, please give me a copy. You can refer future students to the collection to help them in their writing.

Labor Day

By Alison Verbeck on July 27, 2017

The Physics Library will be closed on Monday, September 4, 2017 for Labor Day.