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Physics Resource Guide: Websites

Open Access Search Engines

BASE: Bielefeld Academic Search Engine  one of the best and most comprehensive tools for locating open-access books, journals, dissertations, and other scholarly sources available worldwide.

Physics News

Featured Websites and Digital Libraries


American Institute of Physics

Atomic Energy and Nuclear History Learning Curriculum

BMC Biophysics Open Access Journals

CERN Accelerating Science

Digital Einstein Papers (Princeton University Press)

eScience News

Einstein Archives Online

Feynman Lectures on Physics

FusEdWeb: Fusion Education

NOVA's Physics Blog: The Nature of Reality

Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Physics  Physics is an online open access journal that focuses on highlighting a selection of papers from American Physical Society (APS) Physical Review journals.

Physics/Math Central

Physics for the 21st Century (Institute of Physics)

Digital Libraries

MetaLib, a service of the Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (53 government databases, subject gateways, digital repositories and e-journals)

National Science Digital Library

OAIster More than 19 million digital resources from over 1,000 organizations developed by the University of Michigan.

Science Accelerator

Science Portal (U.S. Government) is a global science gateway comprised of national and international scientific databases and portals.

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FermiLab. U.S. Dept. of Energy  Particle physics technologies reveal the structure of proteins,