Journals

This subject resource guide is available courtesy of Jennifer Doherty?? 2009.? ?She can be contacted at jenniferadoherty@yahoo.com.

Introduction???? Archives and Databases???? Associations???? Catalogs and Conferences???? Journals??? ?Reference Works??? ?Research Groups and Organizations???? Websites and Electronic Resources

Aerospace America

Aerospace america [electronic resource]. (2009). http://www.aiaa.org/aerospace/

Aerospace America is the primary publication of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. The journals contributors include leaders of the nation’s major space, aeronautics, and defense programs as well as government, industry, and academia ? both national and international. ?Aerospace America is searchable and contains the articles in PDF.

Aerospace Science and Technology

Aerospace science and technology. (2009). http://www.elsevier.com/wps/find/journaldescription.cws_home/600735/description#description

The journal publishes original papers, review articles and short communications related to all fields of aerospace research, fundamental and applied, related to the design and the manufacture of aircraft and spacecraft.? The journal is targeted towards professionals working in the fields of engineering and aerospace research.? The journal site is searchable and the citation, abstract and article outline are available for viewing.? Full-text is available to subscribers.

Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology

Aircraft engineering and aerospace technology. (2009). http://info.emeraldinsight.com/products/journals/journals.htm?PHPSESSID=5kk5f73h4t6mjr1maj3fp4ji24&id=aeat

The journal contains a broad coverage of the materials and techniques employed in the aircraft and aerospace industry in critical areas such as Civil and military aircraft, Satellites and spacecraft, Rotorcraft, Flight systems, and Aerospace technologies.? Content consists of technical papers focusing on specific topics, plus regular sections on contracts, the developments of new equipment and materials, safety issues, patents, standards, new books, and news both national and international.? The journals target audience is science and engineering professionals.

The Astronomical Journal

The astronomical journal. (2009). http://www.iop.org/EJ/journal/aj

The AJ publishes original astronomical research, with an emphasis on significant scientific results derived from observations, including descriptions of data capture, surveys, analysis techniques, and astrophysical interpretation. It takes a broad view of astronomy, extending from the solar system to observational cosmology with a tradition of papers discussing dynamical processes. The AJ serves an international community that includes authors, scientists and students.? IOP Publishing publishes the journal in conjunction with the American Astronomical Society.? The online version of the journal allows free access to article citations and abstracts.? Access to full-text is available thru membership, subscription or users can purchase individual articles for download.

The Astrophysical Journal

The astrophysical journal. (2009). http://www.iop.org/EJ/journal/apj

The Astrophysical Journal is the leading international research journal in its field and publishes papers across the breadth of astronomy and astrophysics which include:? data and instruments that support astronomical observations and theory; fundamental data on atomic, molecular, and nuclear astrophysics (theoretical calculations and laboratory experiments); astronomical instrumentation and facilities; presentations of novel approaches to data analysis and statistical treatment of astronomical data; and research related to relativity, hydrodynamics, plasma theory, particle theory, etc., as applied in astrophysical contexts.? IOP Publishing publishes the journal in conjunction with the American Astronomical Society.? The online version of the journal allows free access to article citations and abstracts.? Access to full-text is available thru membership, subscription or users can purchase individual articles for download.

Astrophysics and Space Science Journal

Astrophysics and space science. (2009). http://www.springer.com/astronomy/journal/10509

The journal publishes original contributions, invited reviews and conference proceedings over the entire range of astronomy, astrophysics and space science. This includes observational and theoretical papers as well as those concerned with the techniques of instrumentation. All papers published in the journal are subject to thorough peer-reviewing.? The target audience is astronomers, astrophysicists and space scientists.? Citations and abstracts are available on line for all articles.? Some of the articles are offered as open access and full-text is available in PDF, while others can be accessed thru subscription or can be purchased individually.

Aviation Week and Space Technology

Aviation week & space technology. (2009). http://www.aviationweek.com/aw/

The site serves as both an online version of the journal as well as an information and services provider for the aerospace technology industry.? The target audiences are the global commercial, defense, maintenance/repair/overhaul (MRO), space and business aviation communities.? Articles can be read online for free. ?In addition to the journal, the site also maintains and hosts the World Aerospace Database: http://www.aviationweek.com/aw/wad_Home.do?parameter=wadMegaCategoryAction.

Journal of Aerospace Engineering

American Society of Civil Engineers. (2009). Journal of aerospace engineering. Quarterly, http://pubs.asce.org/journals/aerospace/default.htm

The Journal of Aerospace Engineering promotes the implementation and development of space and aerospace technologies and their transfer to other civil engineering applications. Topics of interest include aerodynamics, computational fluid dynamics, wind tunnel testing of buildings and structures, aerospace structures and materials, advanced composite materials, dynamics and control, real-time data acquisition, space engineering and construction, lunar base construction, field and remote sensing, and robotics.? Citations and abstracts are available from the site and full-text is available to subscribers and members or can be purchased individually.

IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems

Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society. (2009). IEEE transactions on aerospace and electronic systems. http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/RecentIssue.jsp?punumber=7

This publication focuses on the equipment, procedures, and techniques applicable to the organization, installation, and operation of functional systems designed to meet the high performance requirements of earth and space systems.? Citations and abstracts can be reviewed online for free.? Full-text is available to subscribers and members or may be purchased individually.

Planetary and Space Science

Planetary and space science [electronic resource]. (2009). http://www.elsevier.com/wps/find/journaldescription.cws_home/200/description#description

Planetary and Space Science publishes original articles as well as short communications (letters). Ground-based and space-borne instrumentation and laboratory simulation of solar system processes are included.? The journal also covers the following planetary and solar science disciplines: celestial mechanics; cosmochemistry and origin; terrestrial planets and satellites; outer planets and satellites; planetary atmospheres; planetary magnetospheres and ionospheres; small bodies, dust and rings; exobiology; extrasolar systems; and the history of planetary and space research.? Citations and abstracts are viewable online for free.? Full-text is available to subscribers or may be purchased individually.

Scientific and Technical Aerospace Reports (STAR)

NASA Scientific and Technical Information Program Office. (2009). Scientific and technical aerospace reports (STAR) http://www.sti.nasa.gov/Pubs/star/star.html

This is an online bi-weekly abstract publication listing citations and abstracts for NASA and world-wide aerospace-related literature from the NASA scientific and technical information collections.? Issues for the current and previous year are available online for free and the publication also offers an email notification service when new issues are published.

Selected Current Aerospace Notices (SCAN)

NASA Scientific and Technical Information Program Office. (2009). Selected current aerospace notices (SCAN) http://www.sti.nasa.gov/scan/scan.html

An electronic current awareness journal that indexes recently issued journal and report literature from the NASA scientific and technical information collections.? Topics span the full spectrum of aeronautics and aerospace-related subjects.? SCAN is available for free either via an email listserv (for U.S. residents only) or in electronic form via the NASA STI website.

Space Science Reviews

Space science reviews [electronic resource].(2009). http://www.springerlink.com/content/0038-6308

Space Science Reviews is an international journal on scientific space research with emphasis on scientific results and instruments in the fields of astrophysics, physics of planetary systems, solar physics, and physics of magnetospheres & interplanetary matter.? Citations, abstract and a preview of the first page of the full-text are available for free online.? Full-text is available to subscribers or for?individual purchase.

Introduction???? Archives and Databases???? Associations???? Catalogs and Conferences???? Journals???? Reference Works???? Research Groups and Organizations???? Websites and Electronic Resources

This subject resource guide is available courtesy of Jennifer Doherty?? 2009.? ?She can be contacted at jenniferadoherty@yahoo.com.