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)
Access: Freely available, open access resource.
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.
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Total interactions: 4443
Rank: 102 out of 260 databases
Rating: 3.5 out of 5 (based on 4443 out of 1747491 total interactions with all of our databases)
Last updated: 2018-09-24 13:01:21