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Journal Articles

Academic Search Complete Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
Index and full text of magazines, newspapers, reports, conference proceedings, and scholarly journals in a wide variety of disciplines.

ArXiv.org Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
An open access site for eprints in physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, and statistics.  Articles are available in pdf, html, and postscript formats.

DOAJ: Directory of Open Access Journals Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
DOAJ is a database of more than 4,000 open access, peer-reviewed journals.

Highwire Press Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
Highwire Press is an archive of scholarly articles in the sciences produced by Stanford University Libraries.

Information Bridge: DOE Scientific and Technical Information Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
Free public access to over 313,000 full-text documents and bibliographic citations of Department of Energy (DOE) research report literature in physics, chemistry, materials, biology, environmental sciences, energy technologies, engineering, computer and information science, renewable energy, and other topics of interest related to DOE's mission.

ACM Digital Library Unrestricted Resource
The index for every article ever published by the ACM (Association for Computing Machinery). Trinity does not have full-text for this database, but articles of interest may be requested via interlibrary loan.
Note: Trinity does not have fulltext for this database.

IEEE Xplore Unrestricted Resource
Index for scientific and technical content in engineering, computer science, and related fields published by the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers).

Note: Trinity does not have full text for this database; articles of interest may be requested via interlibrary loan.

PhilSci Archive Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
Welcome to PhilSci-Archive, an electronic archive for preprints in the philosophy of science. PhilSci-Archive invites submissions in all areas of philosophy of science, including general philosophy of science, philosophy of particular sciences (physics, biology, chemistry, psychology, etc.), feminist philosophy of science, socially relevant philosophy of science, history and philosophy of science and history of the philosophy of science.

Publications in the Field

Find a Publication Unrestricted Resource
Search for a journal, magazine, or other periodical by its exact title, the beginning words of the title, or words within the title. You can also browse by Category for journals in your field of interest.

Statistics

National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
The National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics (NCSES) is the nation's leading provider of statistical data on the U.S. science and engineering enterprise. Their website includes data on research and development, the science and engineering workforce, the condition and progress of STEM education, and U.S. competitiveness in science, engineering, technology, and R&D.

Ebooks

Google Book Search Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
Google Books contains thousands of books that have been digitized. Books under copyright are available as a limited preview only, while books in the public domain are often available in their entirety.

Project Gutenberg: Physics Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
Free online full-text of historical physics titles.

Dissertations

Open Access Theses & Dissertations Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
OATD.org aims to be the best possible resource for finding open access graduate theses and dissertations published around the world. To the extent possible, the index is limited to records of graduate-level theses that are freely available online.

(If you're looking for a dissertation and don't find it here, ask the library and we can try to request a copy for you.)

ProQuest Open Access Dissertations and Theses (PQDT Open) Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
PQDT Open provides the full text of open access dissertations and theses free of charge. You can locate dissertations and theses relevant to your discipline, and view the complete text in PDF format.

(If you're looking for a dissertation and don't find it here, ask the library and we can try to request a copy for you.)

Websites

BASE (Bielefeld Academic Search Engine) Unrestricted Resource
BASE is one of the world's most voluminous search engines especially for academic open access web resources. BASE facilitates effective and targeted searches and retrieves high quality, academically relevant results.

Google Scholar Unrestricted Resource
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites.

Microsoft Academic Search Unrestricted Resource
Microsoft Academic Search covers millions of academic publications and displays the key relationships between and among subjects, content, and authors, highlighting the critical links that help define scientific research. Fields of study covered include biology, chemistry, computer science, engineering, environmental sciences, geosciences, material science, mathematics, and physics.

TechXtra Unrestricted Resource
Search engine for engineering, computer science, and math that covers articles, websites, books, industry news, ejournals, and other related materials.

Organizations

American Institute of Physics Unrestricted Resource
A not-for-profit membership corporation that promotes the advancement and diffusion of the knowledge of physics and its application to human welfare. Website resources cover jobs, news, history, education, statistics, and government policy information.

American Physical Society Unrestricted Resource
A non-profit membership organization working to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics through its research journals, scientific meetings, and education, outreach, advocacy and international activities

Institute of Physics Unrestricted Resource
Scientific society promoting physics and bringing physicists together. Site includes sections of education-related materials, activities, resources, and career information and lists affiliated websites.