Services University Library

Portal Natural Sciences

Physics and Astronomy

The SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System Three bibliographic databases: Astronomy and astrophysics, physics and arXiv-preprints with more than 9.4 million entries.

OLC-SSG Physik Subject-related abstract of the journal article bibliography Online Contents, which is supplemented with selected journal titles from TIB/UB Hanover on an ongoing basis. Coverage: 1993 to the present day (access only within the university network or via VPN)

CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics Annually updated tables with mathematical and physical formulas and substance properties of chemical compounds (access only within the university network or via VPN)

A Dictionary of Physics Online dictionary published by Oxford University Press (access only within the university network or via VPN)

Physics and Astronomy

Consultation hours for literature research

Our subject librarian for Physics and Astronomy would be pleased to assist you in making full use of the resources of the University Library Bern:

  • Assistance in researching your topic
  • Using specialized databases
  • Help with search strategies
  • Support for working with literature management programs
     

Please make an appointment by e-mail. The consultation can also be made using a tool such as Skype, Zoom, or Jitsi.

For further services of our subject librarians please visit the Portal for Natural Sciences of the University Library of Bern.

Library of Exact Sciences BeWi

  • Study literature, specialized literature
  • Coverage in the disciplines astronomy, mathematics, applied and theoretical physics, statistics, history of science, philosophy of science

       online catalog NEBIS

Muesmatt Library

  • Basic literature, introductions
  • Application literature

       online catalog swissbib Basel Bern

Münstergasse Library

  • Reference works in the reading room
  • Latest issues of print journals in the Schultheissensaal
  • Historical collections (to be consulted in the Special Reading Room)

       online catalog swissbib Basel Bern