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Space Science

A libguide for resources dedicated to the Space Science program

Finding Books on Space Science at the Salmon Library

QB1-991 Astronomy
QB1-139 General Astrophysics/Astronomy
QB140-237  Practical and spherical astronomy
QB275-343 Geodesy
QB349-421 Theoretical astronomy and celestial mechanics
QB455-456 Astrogeology
QB460-466 Astrophysics
QB468-480 Non-optical methods of astronomy
QB495-903 Descriptive astronomy
QB500.5-785 Solar system
QB799-903 Stars
QB980-991  Cosmogony. Cosmology

Also on the third floor is the TLs, which deal with Motor vehicles. Aeronautics. Astronautics. The most important sections for space science would be

TL1-4050  Motor vehicles. Aeronautics. Astronautics
TL780-785.8  Rocket propulsion. Rockets
TL787-4050  Astronautics. Space travel

Finding Journals at UAH

You can search for journals online using Primo Pathfinder.

On the shelves, our physical journals are (mostly) located on the first and second floors' north wings, alphabetical by title. Many of our journals related specifically to astrophysics and astronomy are now in our archives in the Space Journals collection.

Of course, you can use the databases below or Primo Pathfinder to search for electronic copies of articles.

Space Science