This guide is intended for students and researchers studying Physics at the University of Oxford, although students and researchers from any field may find it useful.
Use this guide to find out about books and online resources for Physics, including ebooks, ejournals, bibliographic databases.
The Radcliffe Science Library provides extensive collections
of printed materials and electronic resources for science.
RSL is one of the main research libraries, part of the Bodleian Libraries at Oxford.
Visit our web site to learn about library services, reading rooms, computer facilities, consultations,
research support, and training courses.
The Radcliffe Science Library building is now closed for refurbishment. The Bodleian Libraries science library services currently operate from the Vere Harmsworth Library while work on redeveloping the RSL takes place. More information is available here - https://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/science/rsl-refurbishment
Please find more information about the RSL at the VHL here: https://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/science/rsl-at-vhl
This guide provides links to research information sources for Physics.
If you are starting project or a dissertation, you will need to find information about previous publications in your research field.
Start by searching electronic databases such as Web of Science. Bibliographic databases index thousands of journals and provide references to journal articles, books, conference proceedings, technical reports ...
You can access all electronic resources using SOLO discovery platform.
All graduate induction and Research Skills training sessions have been arranged with Departments and will be delivered online.
Bodleian iSkills Workshops training provide general sessions for all students and researchers at University of Oxford.