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Key Resources in Physics

Digital Dissertations (Dissertation Abstracts)
Doctoral dissertations and some masters' theses from many North American graduate schools and some European universities. [More about Digital Dissertations (Dissertation Abstracts)] 

Google Scholar
Multidisciplinary scholarly search engine covering peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts, and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities, and other scholarly organizations. Includes links to USU resources when on campus.  [More about Google Scholar] 

Scopus
Database of peer reviewed journal articles. Full text is not included, but Article Linker provides access to full text articles when available.  [More about Scopus] 

arXiv E-print Server
Access to pre-prints of articles mainly in physics, math, astronomy, and computer science. [More about arXiv E-print Server] 

Additional Resources in Physics

Chemical Abstracts (SciFinder Scholar)
SciFinder is the premier database for chemistry and related fields. [More about Chemical Abstracts (SciFinder Scholar)] 
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IEEE/IET Electronic Library (IEL)
Search IEEE publications. [More about IEEE/IET Electronic Library (IEL)] 

Institute of Physics Journals (IOP)
Searchable full text of all IOP journals. [More about Institute of Physics Journals (IOP)] 

Nanowerk
Nanomaterials information. [More about Nanowerk] 

National Technical Information Service (NTIS)
Search technical reports from the NTIS. [More about National Technical Information Service (NTIS)] 
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OSTI.gov
Scientific and technical e-prints from a wide range of research activities relating to the Department of Energy. [More about OSTI.gov] 

SciFinder
The most comprehensive and authoritative source for research literature in chemistry and related fields, including substances, reactions, and patents.  [More about SciFinder] Registration Required. You must use your USU email account to set up your SciFinder login. Set Up Your Account.

Smithsonian/NASA Astrophysics Data System
Searchable database of articles in astronomy and astrophysics. [More about Smithsonian/NASA Astrophysics Data System ] 

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