Physics and astronomy

The SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System Database on astronomy and astrophysics, physics and arXiv-preprints

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 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 within the university network or via VPN)

A Dictionary of Physics Technical dictionary (access within the university network or via VPN)

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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 via Teams or Zoom.

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

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Muesmatt Library

  • Basic literature, introductions
  • Application literature

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Münstergasse Library

  • Reference works in the reading room
  • Historical collections (to be consulted in the Special Reading Room)

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