Subject Guides: Physics

Scholarly Journal Articles
Full text articles in the advanced fields of physics, mathematics, non-linear science, computer science, quantitative biology, and statistics. information about this database

PROLA: Physical Review Online Archive
Full-text articles in Physics, the online archive for Physical Review Letters, Reviews of Modern Physics, and Physical Review A-E, containing all APS journal articles published from 1893 to 4 years ago. information about this database

ScienceDirect College Edition Health and Life Sciences, Physical Sciences
A database of 1000+ full-text Elsevier journals in the areas of health, life, and physical sciences. information about this database

The SPIRES-HEP is a database of particle physics literature run by the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center(SLAC) since the late 1960's.  

Popular Magazine and News Articles

LexisNexis Academic
Full text of thousands of newspapers, magazines, broadcast transcripts, business publications, legal materials, and more. information about this database

Science Daily
News articles, videos, and images in the subjects of health, math, and the sciences.

Additional Databases

Academic Search Premier
Full text access to scholarly and non-scholarly publications in a wide variety of disciplines and subject areas. information about this database

Citations and abstracts from scientific, professional and academic journals in a wide range of academic areas. information about this database

A database with some full text articles covering various academic subjects including general sciences, humanities, social sciences, and business. information about this database

Search Central

Search Central
Search Central is a federated search engine for searching across Trexler Library's electronic resources from one simple interface. With a single search, you are combing through 75 databases, including the Trexler Library catalog, all at once. The results are presented in a consolidated list. Additional options allow you to list results by topic and show you which databases hold your search results. See the full list of databases being searched.

Library Catalogs

Trexler Library Catalog
To search for items held at Trexler Library, use the Trexler Library Catalog. Items listed in the catalog include books, journals, CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes, audiobooks, government documents, and more.

Search catalogs from libraries across the country and around the globe.  Items owned by Trexler Library show a Muhlenberg College Library icon.  Request items not owned by Trexler Library directly through WorldCat using the ILL (Interlibrary Loan) button. Items generally take 2-10 days to arrive.

Online Reference Sources

Credo Reference Online
Provides access to a collection of aggregated and integrated reference books from high-quality publishers.

Print Reference Sources

MacMillan Encyclopedia of Physics
Call Number: Trexler Library Reference Collection 530.03 M136e
Coverage of topics in Physics geared toward a wide range of readers. Multi-volume

Other Items of Interest

Interlibrary Loan
The Interlibrary Loan Office service provides access to materials not owned by Muhlenberg College. Interlibrary loan service supports the study and research needs of Muhlenberg College students, faculty, staff, alumni/ae, and some affiliates.

Ulrichs Web Periodicals Directory
Ulrich's Directory is a database that provides bibliographic information on international periodicals as well as some reviews and information on if a journal is peer reviewed (also called refereed) or not.