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Physics: Books

This guide will help you with your physics science research.

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Location of Books in the Library

You can find the books related to Physics in the Q-Z Book Lounge. For open-shelf collection, after having the call number of a book from the catalog search, you can seek for it throughout the shelves classified using Library of Congress Classification Scheme as follows;

Please click the below links to see all materials (books, e-books, thesis, video etc.) in the library's collection related to these subjects. 


Q 1 - 385 Science (General)
QC 1 - 999 Physics
QC 81 -114 Weights and measures
QC 120 - 168.5 Descriptive and experimental mechanics
QC 170 - 197 Atomic physics. Constitution and properties of matter
Including quantum theory, solid-state physics
QC 220 - 246 Acoustics. Sound
QC 251 - 338.5 Heat
QC 350 - 467 Optics. Light  Including spectroscopy
QC 474 - 496.9 Radiation physics (General)
QC 501 - 766 Electricity and magnetism
QC 770 - 798 Nuclear and particle physics. Atomic energy. Radioactivity
QC 801 - 809 Geophysics. Cosmic physics
QC 811 - 849 Geomagnetism
QC 851 - 999 Meteorology. Climatology

In addition to physical books, the library also has a number of e-books which can be accessed by IZTECH members on or off campus.  E-Books can be found by searching the IYTExplore or IZTECH Library Catalog by author, title, subject or keyword. It is also possible to find e-books by searching various e-book platforms directly. 

Getting a Book from Other Libraries

If there is a book you need but it's not available online or in our catalog, search and request it through Interlibrary loan.

You can search TO-KAT National Union Catalog to find out which libraries have the book.

Getting information about Interlibrary Loan click here.



If you access these databases from off campus using a private Internet Service Provider, please use OFF CAMPUS ACCESS WEBPAGE.

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Izmir Institute of Technology
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