Physics Internet Resources

Melissa Cookson

This page contains links to web sites outside of Tarleton.

The links are provided as a convenience for research.

Tarleton has no control over, and is not responsible for the content found on external sites.

Please contact the subject-specialist librarian if you have research questions, would like library instruction, or have material purchase requests.

Melissa Cookson
Cataloging Department - Office 109J
phone: 254-968-9339

Help is also available by using the Ask a Librarian page, emailing, calling (254) 968-9249, or coming into the library.

Physics Subcategories


National Institute of Standards Physical Measurement Laboratory - Provides industry measurements for electronic, optical, and radiation technologies. Access is provided to various reference tools is provided.

Physics Central - News and interesting information about physics from the American Physical Society. Includes resources for physics education.

Physics Internet Resources - General links, including several job conferences forums, FreeHEP (a library of high energy physics software), astronomy resources, and more.

Physics Today Jobs – From the American Institute of Physics. Includes physics job listings (browseable by location, level, sector, discipline, degree/education, and work function) and career resources.

PhysicsWorld - Physics news and resources.

PhysLink - Includes news and links to physics and astronomy reference information and directories.

PhysLink Physics and Astronomy Departments Worldwide – Includes general information for physics and astronomy departments in North America (USA, Canada) and Europe (Germany, UK, France, and Spain).

WWW Virtual Library - Physics - Includes: aeronomy, solar-terrestrial physics and chemistry (space physics), free electron lasers, and laser physics and technology.

Laboratories, Institutes, Societies and Associations

American Institute of Physics - Publications, articles, and other good things from the institute.

American Institute of Physics Member Societies – Includes links to several member societies and affiliated societies.

The American Physical Society - Great links to jobs, fellowships, publications from the society.

Physics and Astronomy Associations - From PhysLink.

Physics Institutes and National Labs - Directory from PhysLink.

Scholarly Societies Project - Physics – Links to physics scholarly societies, with URL stability ranks and abbreviations.


Nova Teachers Physics Classroom Activities - Physics classroom activities organized by topic and annotated to indicate appropriate grade levels.