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This is a guide in support of certain majors and departments in the College of Science: Chemistry, Geological Sciences, Mathematics & Statistics, and Physics & Astronomy. Biological Sciences, Computer Science and Kinesiology have separate guides


Cal Poly Pomona, Physics and Asronomy Department In addition to information about the department, faculty, and programs.

American Institute of Physics Information for members, other information of interest to students and faculty: careers, education, physics in the news, statistics related to physics education and employment. Be sure to look at the Center for History of Physics for online exhibits and other interesting information.

AIP Journal Center Look for "AIP Journal Center" on the Databases list under Physics. Cal Poly Pomona students, faculty, and staff have access to the electronic versions of journals published by the American Institute of Physics to which the Library has print subscriptions. Tables of contents and abstracts are available for all AIP journals. The website also provides access to the SPIN Database where you can search the contents of 80 physics journals.

American Physical Society Information and services for members. Careers and employment, education and outreach, links to other physics web sites.

The Laws List Laws, rules, principles, effects, paradoxes, limits, constants, experiments, & thought experiments in physics.

NIST Physics Laboratory National Institute of Standards and Technology. Physical Reference Data, Constants, Units & Uncertainty, detailed information on SI units, articles, publications, and more.

PhysLINK Numerous useful and interesting links for physics teachers, researchers, and students: jobs, jokes, fun, history, sceince reference, physics news, university departments, societies, and more.

PhysNet - Physics Related free-access Journals Free full text journals on physics