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Physics:General Information

This is a guide to use when doing research in Physics

Off Campus Access to Library Resources

Off-campus access to most Forsyth Library electronic resources is restricted to authorized users (FHSU faculty, students, staff). If you are off-campus and select a restricted resource you will be directed to the FHSU Secure Authorization page. Enter your TigerTracks username and password. That’s it. You are authenticated! If you are already logged-in to TigerTracks or Blackboard you are already authenticated. 

Librarian Profile

Lynn Haggard
Contact:
Forsyth Library,Room 135B

Ph. 785-628-5566

FAX 785-628-4096

600 Park Street

Hays, KS 67601
Website / Blog Page

  Finding Books

If you would like to browse for books, look in these areas in the General Collection on the 2nd floor, or the Reference Collection on the Main floor:

 

QC       1-999                 Physics

            81-114               Weights and measures

            120-168.85        Descriptive and experimental mechanics

            170-197             Atomic physics.  Constitution and properties of

                                       matter including quantum theory, solid-state

                                       physics

            220-246             Acoustics.  Sound

            251-338.5          Heat

            350-467             Optics.  Light  Including spectroscopy

            474-496.9          Radiation physics

            501-766             Electricity and magnetism

            770-798             Nuclear and particle physics. Atomic energy.

                                        Radioactivity

            801-809             Geophysics.  Cosmic physics

            811-849             Geomagnetism

            851-999             Meteorology.  Climatology

 

Library Quick Links

   Forsyth Library 
      • Online Catalog: Search for books, journal holdings, CDs, DVDs, sheet music, etc.
        • Interlibrary Loan (Requesting Materials from Other Libraries)  
          If we do not own a book or article you need, we can probably get it from another library. 
        • Ask a Question:  Call 785-628-4434 or 1-800-628-3478 and ask for Ext. 4434. Or, e-mail us at refserv@fhsu.edu

         

          Search for Articles, Books, and more with Primo!

          Primo Search    Brief tutorial available on the Tutorials page of this guide

          Search the Library Catalog to find books & e-books, print & e-journals, DVDs, CDs, government documents, & more.

          Search Article Databases to find articles and other items from our subscription databases.

          Search Digital Collections to find digitized photos, FHSU theses, Reveille yearbooks, and more.

          Or Search It All with a single search.

          (Click A to Z above the Primo search box, to search for e-journals by title)