This guide links to books, databases, and scholarly web sites that give information about math and physics.
Last Updated: Jun 18, 2015
Browse these print and electronic books and encyclopedia articles to get background information about various math and physics topics.
Find additional background information and news from these scholarly math and physics web sites.
The following databases cover a wide array of physics and math topics. Be sure to use the Journal Locator link (on the menu to the left) to quickly find copies of articles that are not full text in your search results.
- Science Direct
Search millions of articles and book chapters on all sorts of science topics including physics, astronomy, engineering, computer science, mathematics, and more.
- Academic Search Premier
Academic Search Premier is probably THE best place to start searching for articles on any academic subject. It contains full text coverage to many journals, magazines, and other helpful resources on a wide variety of topics.
JSTOR is a digital archive of scholarly journals on all sorts of topics including math and physics. Use the Narrow by Discipline menu below the search boxes to select the General Science or Mathematics categories to retrieve more relevant articles in your search.
Use these links and tutorials for help searching databases and getting copies of books and articles not available in the Clarke library.