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Web of Science | Scopus | INSPEC | | CERN Document Server | INSPIRE | The SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System | Knovel (Sci/Tech Data) | CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics | Physical Data Resources | Physics Networks | 

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Societies and Associations

American Physical Society (APS) | American Institute of Physics (AIP) | American Geophysical Union (AGU) | Institute of Physics (IOP) | Acoustical Society of America | American Association of Physics TeachersAmerican Meteorological Society | American Nuclear Society | Canadian Association of Physicists | Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society | Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysicists | European Physical Society | International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE)International Union of CrystallographyInternational Union of Geodesy and Geophysics | International Union of Pure and Applied Physics | The Optical Society | Royal Meteorological SocietySeismological Society of AmericaSociety of Exploration Geophysicists |

Popular Titles

Nature | SciencePhysical Review (letters, A, B, C, D, E, X) | Physics Today | Journal of Geophysical Research (JGR) |


Library catalogue (search and limit to online) | Knovel | Springer | Wiley | Books 24x7 | MyiLibrary


  • Proquest Dissertations & Theses - contains UofT PhD dissertations from 1962 onward ,and Masters theses from 1989 onward
  • T-Space - T-Space is UofT’s research repository.  All graduating students now submit a digital copy of their thesis to TSpace
  • UTL Catalogue - Search the catalogue by author or title for locating print theses
  • Physics Library -  All departmental theses are available in hard copy in the library. They can be found to the left when entering the library and are shelved alphabetically according to author’s last name


Physics Specialized Sites

Acoustics | Atomic & Plasma Physics | Condensed Matter Physics | Fluid Dynamics | High Energy Physics| Nuclear Physics |Optics & Photonics | Planetary PhysicsQuantum Information |


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