- Dictionary of Astronomy (Oxford Reference Online)
- CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
- Astronomical Almanac Online
- CDS - Centre de Donnees Astronomiques de Strasbourg
- Astronomy Picture of the Day
- NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database
- NIST Physical Reference Data
Groups and Societies
- Astrophysics Data System (ADS) and ADS Labs
Index to the astronomical literature from the 1800's to the present. Includes scanned backfiles of selected journals and observatory publications. Provides access to astronomical data catalogs and archives from NASA.
- ARIBIB Bibliographical Database for Astronomical References
Searches historical bibliographies and indexes to the astronomical literature from 1880 and earlier – 2000.
- INSPEC 1969-present and INSPEC Archive 1898-1968
Indexes physics, electronics and electrical engineering, computing and control, and information technology. (Guide)
- Web of Science
Covers more than 8,400 journals in all the sciences. (Citation Searching Tutorial)
E-print service for physics, mathematics, astrophysics, non-linear science, computer science, quantitiative biology, and quantitative finance.
- Astronomy Databases at UT
Finding journals at the PMA Library
Journals are shelved in alphabetical order by exact title. Journals are split between the entry and second levels of the library.
Phone: (512) 495-4616
McDonald Observatory Library
located in the Struve Dome building at the McDonald Observatory in Fort Davis, TX