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Finding Articles

For guidance on finding appropriate databases, journals, and articles, we have these guides and tutorials:

For information regarding expanding or limiting your search results, please see these guides:

Best Databases for Finding Articles

Other Useful Databases


  • Physics
    Physics is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal which presents latest researches on all aspects of physics. It publishes original research articles, review articles, communications with no restriction on the length of the papers. Physics is published quarterly online by MDPI.
  • Journal of Computational Physics
    Journal of Computational Physics has an open access mirror journal Journal of Computational Physics: X which has the same aims and scope, editorial board and peer-review process. 
  • Heliyon Physics
    Heliyon Physics is a section of Heliyon that is fully dedicated to publishing valuable research in the field of physics. The section is led by a team of Editors from a broad range of specialties within physics, enabling the section to support both traditional and multidisciplinary physics.
  • Physics in Medicine
    The scope of Physics in Medicine consists of the application of theoretical and practical physics to medicine, physiology and biology.

Niche Academy Tutorials: Databases

These tutorials from Niche Academy provide an excellent overview of how to use the various databases you have access to through the library.