This page has been developed specifically for PHYS 1040: Elementary Astronomy. It includes recommended resources of various types. The resources may support students with the class's ePortfolio signature assignment.
Use the Library's databases to find a variety of sources on your astronomy topic. You can find academic journal, magazine, and newspaper articles, along with additional resources.
Books are an excellent option if you choose to research a famous astronomer. Contact the Library to see if we have a book specifically on the astronomer you've selected.
To find eBooks on your astronomy ePortfolio assignment topic, search the Library's three eBook collections. Ask a librarian if you'd like assistance finding an item.
Contact the Science, Mathematics and Engineering liaison librarian: Amy.Scheelke@slcc.edu.