Physics & Astronomy: Home

Selected resources for physics


The School of  Physics & Astronomy is based on the Clayton campus. Physics & astronomy teaching and research is concentrated in Clayton and is supported mainly by the Hargrave-Andrew Library.

Library support

Librarians can help you with:

  • how and where to start researching your topic
  • effective use od databases and the internet
  • finding and evaluating information
  • using the Library's collection

Learning skills advisers assist students in improving their academic language and approaches to learning, including:

  • academic English
  • study methods and exam preparation
  • effective listening and note-taking
  • problem-solving and critical thinking
  • reading strategies
  • essay, report and thesis writing
  • writing for research projects
  • oral communication and presentation

Drop-in sessions at Hargrave-Andrew Library . No bookings are required for these 10-15 minute consultations, during which you can seek assistance with any aspect of your academic study.

Information research and learning skills classes are available at all library branches 

Contacts for Physics and Astronomy

Nhan Le : Acting Subject Librarian (Hargrave-Andrew Library)

Tami Castillo : Learning Skills Adviser (Hargrave Andrew Library)

Other Contacts for Science

Library guides for related subjects