Space and Astronomy
From Golden Telescope Research Guides
On the Shelf
- Call Numbers
- 500 Natural Sciences 520 Astronomy
- Broaden your category when searching for a book. Your subject may be a chapter in a book.
- Example: Search for books on "Planets" for a Mars, Venus, Space Travel.
- Find books that include the history of a certain topic.
RJHS Subscription Databases
- This will include provide background information, presidential papers, tables, pictures, videos, back in time reports, special reports and websites.
- This will include selections from published reference books, magazines and biographies.
- Includes selections from encyclopedias, research updates, dictinoary entries, news, biographies and images.
Database Passwords for HOME use HERE or on sticker available from library.
RJHS Selected Websites
- National Aeronautics and Space Administration
- Solar System Exploration.
- United States Naval Observatory
- Includes Phenomena of the Sun and Moon, Time, Calendar and Historical Events, Computing Astronomical Data and Phenomena and Celestial Navigation.
Evaluation Tools, Citation Tools & Database Passwords
|Web evaluation form||Citing: When and Why||For Home Use|
|Non-web evaluation form||Citation Guides & Citation Creator . . . . .|
|Advanced Evaluation techniques||Writing Guides|
|How to evaluate and select scholarly resources.|