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Tools for finding resources and services that will assist students with writing research papers within the disciplines of physics and astronomy.

Science Librarian

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Michael Luesebrink, Science Librarian
Contact:
Lied Library
UNLV
Las Vegas, NV 89128
702-895-1359

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Search the UNLV Library Catalog

Locate books and other materials owned by the University Libraries. The Library Catalog will tell you the location of the book in the Libraries and the call number.  E-books are also listed in the catalog.

Physics by Call Number

Subclass Call Number Range Topic or Subject of Interest
QC 1-75 General
QC 81-114 Weights and measures
QC 120-168.85 Descriptive and experimental mechanics
QC 170-197 Atomic physics; includes molecular physics, relativity, quantum theory, solid state physics
QC 221-246 Acoustics. Sound
QC 251-338.5 Heat and Thermodynamics
QC 350-467 Optics. Light
QC 450-467 Spectroscopy
QC 474-496.9 Radiation physics
QC 501-675.8 Electricity, magnetism and electromagnetic theory
QC 676-678.6 Radio waves (theory)
QC 701-715.4 Electric discharge
QC 717.6-718.8 Plasma physics. Ionized gases
QC 750-766 Magnetism
QC 770-798 Nuclear and particle physics. Atomic energy. Radioactivity
QC 793-793.5 Elementary particle physics
QC 794.95-798 Radioactivity and radioactive substances
QC 801-849 Geophysics. Comic physics Geomagentism

 

Astronomy by Call Number

Subclass Call Number Range Topic of Subject of Interest
QB 1-139 General
QB 140-237 Practical and spherical astronomy
QB 275-343 Geodesy
QB 349-421 Theoretical astronomy and celestial mechanics
QB 455-456 Astrogeology
QB 460-466 Astrophysics
QB 468-480 Non-optical methods of astronomy
QB 495-903 Descriptive astronomy
QB 50035-785 Solar system
QB 799-903 Stars
QB 980-991 Cosmogony. Cosmology

 

Physics Reference Books

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Astronomy Reference Books

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