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There are numerous databases to help support your research in earth and planetary sciences. If you do not know where to start, ask a librarian for recommendations.

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Select Digital Repositories and Collections

A database of particle physics literature maintained and run by the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center. Many citations are to preprints or e-prints hosted at SLAC.

SCOAP3 has converted key journals in the field of High-Energy Physics to Open Access at no cost for authors.

Database of NRAO papers