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Physics Research Guide


The Iowa State University Libraries subscribes to over 29,000 journals. These can be located by searching in the Library's catalog. Some of these journals are available in electronic form. Generally the catalog's record will have a link to the web page of journals that are available on the Internet. Another way to find the electronic journals that the library subscribes to is by going to the e-Journals & e-Books page on the Library's homepage. This list includes a summary of the issues that ISU faculty, staff and students have access to.

A number of the large publishers from whom the library acquires physics journals have special features on their websites such as the ability to automatically send users copies of new tables of contents or find articles containing particular keywords. If you wish to use such services information can be found here:

The following tabs contain some of the electronic journals that are of interest to physicists whose subscription has been paid for by ISU Library. These catagoeis are as follow:

  • General Physics
  • Applied Physics
  • Atomic, Molecular, and Chemical Physics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Physics of Fluids and Plasmas