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Physics: Reference

A guide to physics resources available at the University of Idaho Library

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Reference Works


The reference section is located on the 1st floor of the library. Books are shelved using the Library of Congress Classification system.

Key Reference Books:


Call #

Smithsonian Physical Tables


Physical Reference Data (NIST)


AIP Physics Desk Reference

Ref QC61.P49 2003

CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics

Ref QD65.H3

Physics Handbook: Fundamentals & Key Equations

Ref QC61.P65 2007

Tables of Physical & Chemical Constants (Kaye & Laby)

Ref QC61.K3 1995

McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Physics

Ref QC5.M4245 2005

Encyclopedia of the Solar System

Ref QB501.E53 2007

Encyclopedia of Astronomy and Astrophysics

Ref QB14.E534 2001