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About this Guide

This guide was created for students who are studying Physics at UHWO.

This guide contains links to access library resources (books, e-books, scholarly journal articles, and electronic research databases) and other sources on the web.

In regards to UHWO resources, many of these resources are RESTRICTED by license to UHWO students, faculty and staff only. If you are affiliated with UHWO, you can access restricted resources from any Internet connection whether in the library or off campus. If accessing any of the electronic databases from off campus, you will need to log in with your UH username and password.

This guide is not comprehensive; it does not include all of the library resources that might be relevant to a particular topic. Please contact your subject librarian to schedule an individual research consultation for further help with your topic.

Science Magazines

Available (and searchable) through EBSCOHost Academic Search Premiere.  For more information on searching in this database, check out the video tutorials to the right.

General and Science Reference Resources

Find terms, definitions, topic overviews and trending topics by consulting reference resources such as dictionaries and encyclopedias.