Reference

Physics

Sites

* A Dictionary of Physics
Published by Oxford University Press, 2009. Electronic Resource from Oxford Reference Online.
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* Physical Sciences and Mathematics @ Oxford Reference Online
A collection of reference books covering Physical Sciences and Mathematics.
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* Physics @ Te Puna Web Directory
Links to New Zealand organisations and information.
* American Institute of Physics
* American Physical Society
The American Physical Society's mission is to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics.
* Center for History of Physics
The mission "is to preserve and make known the history of modern physics and allied fields." From the American Institute of Physics
* Eric Weisstein's World of Physics
Contains 2,700 entries, 14,065 cross-references, 172 figures, 22 animated graphics.
* Ernest Rutherford - Scientist Supreme
Maintained by John Campbell, author of Rutherford Scientist Supreme
* Institute of Physics
* New Zealand Institute of Physics
The New Zealand Institute of Physics is the institute for professional physicists. Members include: college teachers, university lecturers, students studying to be physicists, CRI scientists, industry scientists, etc.
* Phys Org
Science, research and technology news service which covers a full range of topics including physics, earth science, medicine, nanotechnology, electronics, space, biology, chemistry, computer sciences, engineering, mathematics and other sciences and technologies.
* Physics @ Studyit: for NCEA students
Studyit is an online learning environment for NCEA physics students.
* physics central
* physics.org
The best physics resources, all in one place. From the Institute of Physics
* SparkNotes Study Guide Physics
For study guides on gravitation, thermodynamics, magnetic forces, optics and more try here. May require you to join but membership is free.
* Teaching Physics
Useful information for physics teachers