Articles & Databases


Key Resources in Physics

Google Scholar
Multidisciplinary scholarly search engine. [More about Google Scholar] 

National Technical Information Service (NTIS)
Search technical reports from the NTIS. [More about National Technical Information Service (NTIS)] 
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SciFinder
The most comprehensive and authoritative source for research literatures in chemistry and related fields, including substances, reactions, and patents. [More about SciFinder] 
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Scopus
Database of peer reviewed journal articles. [More about Scopus] 

Smithsonian/NASA Astrophysics Data System
Searchable database of articles in astronomy and astrophysics. [More about Smithsonian/NASA Astrophysics Data System ] 

Web of Science
Multidisciplinary database that includes
Science Citation Index, 1975 to present
Social Sciences Citation Index, 1975 to present
Arts & Humanities Citation Index, 1975 to present

Citations and abstracts with cited reference search function. [More about Web of Science] 

Additional Resources in Physics

arXiv E-print Server
Access to pre-prints of articles mainly in physics, math, astronomy, and computer science. [More about arXiv E-print Server] 

Chemical Abstracts (SciFinder Scholar)
SciFinder is the premier database for chemistry and related fields. [More about Chemical Abstracts (SciFinder Scholar)] 
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Digital Dissertations (Dissertation Abstracts)
Doctoral dissertations and some masters' theses from many North American graduate schools and some European universities. [More about Digital Dissertations (Dissertation Abstracts)] 

E-Print Network
Scientific and technical e-prints from a wide range of research activities relating to the Department of Energy. [More about E-Print Network] 

IEEE/IET Electronic Library (IEL)
Search IEEE publications. [More about IEEE/IET Electronic Library (IEL)] 

Institute of Physics Journals (IOP)
Searchable full text of all IOP journals. [More about Institute of Physics Journals (IOP)] 

Nanowerk
Nanomaterials information. [More about Nanowerk] 

ResearchGate
Social networking site for scientists to share their research. [More about ResearchGate] 

Science Citation Index
Author abstracts and cited references from the world's leading scholarly science and technical journals covering more than 100 disciplines. [More about Science Citation Index] 

SPIN--Searchable Physics Information Notices
Indexing and abstracts for American and Russian physics and astronomy journals (including 80+ scientific journals published by the American Institute of Physics and its Member Societies). [More about SPIN--Searchable Physics Information Notices]