ASTRONOMY

 

Reference books

 

Atlas of the Universe                                        Ready Reference QB 44.2 .M67 2003

 

Astronomy Encyclopedia                                 Ready Reference QB 14 .A875 2002

 

Facts on File Dictionary of Astronomy            Ready Reference QB 14 ,F3 2000

 

The Firefly Encyclopedia of Astronomy            Ready Reference QB 14 .F575 2004

 

Galileo databases

 

Current Contents Connect (ISI)

 

Internet resources

 

Astrobiology Magazine - An online magazine put out by NASA, intended to provide accurate, up-to-date, and comprehensive information on Program activities, accomplishments, and plans the institution, organizations, and people involved in the astrobiology enterprise worldwide.

 

Digital lunar orbiter photographic atlas of the moon - Center for lunar and planetary science. The institute conducts research studies on the formation, evolution, and current state of the solar system.

 

European Space Agency - presents news, information, and the latest imagery on ESA activities to a broad spectrum of people interested in space and space activities.

 

Journey through the galaxy - Includes information on stars, the solar system, exploration, and more.

 

Lunar and planetary science - NASA's primary site for planetary and lunar information obtained from space missions. This site contains images and planetary data for use by educators and the general public.

 

The NASA homepage - Primary means of communication online to the agency's public audiences. It focuses on providing information for general audiences, including students, educators, children, the news media, and the general public.

 

Physics and astronomy reference - Comprehensive site for physics and astronomy online education, research, and reference web site. Social networking for professionals, students, and enquiring minds.

 

The Planetary Society - Involves the general public in space exploration through advocacy, projects, and education.

 

Views of the solar system - Includes history of solar system as well as astronomers. Satellite data on sun and planets available through this website.