Physics Library

Location & Hours

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 aspects of condensed matter physics : École de Physique des Houches, Session CIII, 4-29 August 2014 / edited by Claudio Chamon, Mark O. Goerbig, Roderich Moessner, Leticia F. Cugliandolo Introduction to plasma physics : with space, laboratory and astrophysical applications / Donald A. Gurnett, University of Iowa, Amitava Bhattacharjee, Princeton University, New Jersey Basic concepts in computational physics / Benjamin A. Stickler, Ewald Schachinger Fundamentals and applications of magnetic materials / Kannan M. Krishnan, University of Washington, Seattle Ferroelectric-gate field effect transistor memories : device physics and applications / Byung-Eun Park, Hiroshi Ishiwara, Masanori Okuyama, Shigeki Sakai, Sung- Min Yoon, editors Superconductivity : an introduction / Philippe Mangin, Rémi Kahn ; translation by Timothy Ziman Electromagnetic waves in complex systems : selected theoretical and applied problems / Yuriy Sirenko, Lyudmyla Velychko, editors Quantum Monte Carlo methods : algorithms for lattice models / J.E. Gubernatis, Los Alamos National Laboratory, N. Kawashima, University of Tokyo, P. Werner, University of Fribourg Rise of the rocket girls : the women who propelled us, from missiles to the moon to Mars / Nathalia Holt Kinetics and spectroscopy of low temperature plasmas / Jorge Loureiro, Jayr Amorim