Institute of Astronomy

Library News

Monday 21 May: Occupation of Greenwich House

Published on 21/05/2018 

Following the occupation and closure of Greenwich House at the weekend.  The Institute of Astronomy Library is working normally.  However, the front door (requiring an Institute key) will remain locked.  People without an Institute key should contact the Librarian for access.

M.Hurn (Departmental Librarian)

 

New books for May 2018

Published on 04/05/2018 

These new books will be on display in the Hoyle Building Library Area for the month of May. There is a clipboard underneath the display where you can record your interest in any of the books. The book will then be loaned to you at the end of the month.

Cosmic Magnetic Fields / edited by Jorge Sanchez Almeida and Maria Jesus Martinez Gonzalez. Cambridge University Press, 2018. Canary Islands Winter School of Astrophysics, Volume 25. xiv, 190 Pages : illustrations ; 26 cm. ISBN:9781107097810 (49/ALM)

New books on display for March 2018

Published on 01/03/2018 

These new books will be on display in the Hoyle Building Library Area for the month of March. There is a clipboard underneath the display where you can record your interest in any of the books. The book will then be loaned to you at the end of the month.

Handbook of supernovae /  Athem W. Alsabti, Paul Murdin, Editors. Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2017. 2727 pages (3 volumes) : illustrations ; 24 cm. Springer Reference. ISBN:9783319218458 (122/ALS)

Important changes to Library systems

Published on 29/11/2017 

In common with the majority of Cambridge University libraries, there will be important changes to our library systems over the next two months.

New Books on Display for November

Published on 15/11/2017 

These new books will be on display in the Hoyle Building Library Area for the month of November. There is a clipboard underneath the display where you can record your interest in any of the books. The book will then be loaned to you at the end of the month.

New books October 2017

Published on 10/10/2017 

These new books will be on display in the Hoyle Building Library Area for the month of October. There is a clipboard underneath the display where you can record your interest in any of the books. The book will then be loaned to you at the end of the month.

The Pillars of Creation : Giant Molecular Clouds, Star Formation, and Cosmic Recycling / by Martin Beech. Published: Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2017. Description: xii, 269 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. ISBN:9783319487748 (54/BEE)

New books for September 2017

Published on 01/09/2017 

These new books will be on display in the Hoyle Building Library Area for the month of September. There is a clipboard underneath the display where you can record your interest in any of the books. The book will then be loaned to you at the end of the month.

New Books for August

Published on 03/08/2017 

These new books will be on display in the Hoyle Building Library Area for the month of August. There is a clipboard underneath the display where you can record your interest in any of the books. The book will then be loaned to you at the end of the month.

Asteroids : astronomical and geological bodies / Thomas H. Burbine (Mount Holyoke College).
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017. xxvi, 367 pages, illustrations (some colour) ; 26 cm.
Cambridge planetary science series ; 17. ISBN:9781107096844 (97/BUR)

New books for July 2017

Published on 03/07/2017 

These new books will be on display in the Hoyle Building Library Area for the month of July. There is a clipboard underneath the display where you can record your interest in any of the books. The book will then be loaned to you at the end of the month.

Astrophysics : a very short introduction / James Binney. Oxford University Press, 2016.
Very short introductions ; 470 ISBN:9780198752851 (48/BIN)

New books for June 2017

Published on 02/06/2017 

These new books will be on display in the Hoyle Building Library Area for the month of June. There is a clipboard underneath the display where you can record your interest in any of the books. The book will then be loaned to you at the end of the month.

Einstein's greatest mistake : the life of a flawed genius / David Bodanis. Published: London : Little, Brown, an imprint of Little, Brown Book Group, 2016. ISBN:9781408708095 (3/EIN/B)