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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? Digital library portal for researchers in astronomy and physics (no links to MSU holdings)

Coverage: 1975-Present

Access: Freely available, open access resource.

Vendor:

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

Liaison(s):
Sheila Bonnand
Linked Data Topics:
Article (publishing)
Database
Physics
Related Databases:
Inspec
JoVE (Journal of Visualized Experiments)
Institute of Physics (IOPscience)
Taylor & Francis eBooks

Total interactions: 4389

Rank: 101 out of 260 databases

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 (based on 4389 out of 1711194 total interactions with all of our databases)

Last updated: 2018-06-24 13:01:19

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