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PHYS 320: Astrophysics I (Stellar Astrophysics): Finding Articles


Caroline Gilson, the science librarian, is happy to meet for a research consultation, and it may be best to set up an appointment by emailing


Sample article:  Discovery of a Thorne–┼╗ytkow object candidate in the Small Magellanic Cloud


Citation Alphabet Soup of Astrophysics Journals:

  • Astronomy & Astrophysics: A&A
  • Astrophysical Journals: ApJ
  • Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series: ApJS
  • Astronomical Journal: AJ
  • Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: MNRAS
  • Acta Astronautica: Acta Astron.



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