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Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

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Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

What is it? The Astrophysics Data System (ADS) is a bibliographic database for Astrophysics, Astronomy, Geophysics, Instrumentation, Physics, Planetary Sciences, and Solar Physics articles. Sponsored by NASA, the Smithsonian, and Harvard, ADS includes citations and some full-text. It has over 5.6 million records. Updated daily.

Why use it? Astrophysics articles, no links to MSU holdings.

Coverage: 1975-Present

Access: Freely available on the Web.


Learn more: Title List of digitized journals is available as is a probably incomplete list of all journals indexed.

Document types: Journal articles, arXiv preprints, conference proceedings, and a small collection of full text books and historical observatory publications. Coverage is primarily 1975-present with a smaller collection going back to 1057.

Subjects: Physics

Linked Data Topics:
Article (publishing)
Related Databases:
JoVE (Journal of Visualized Experiments)
Institute of Physics (IOPscience)

Total interactions: 3418

Rank: 97 out of 240 (based on 3418 out of 1258901 total interactions with all of our databases)

Last updated: 2015-11-29 19:38:09