Useful external links
Astronomy Journals and Periodicals
Journals of general interest are flagged thus:
In most cases, full content of current and recent on-line issues is available only to subscribers.
A range of electronic newsletters is listed separately.
Two e-resources are of particular importance:
ADS Abstract Service Provided by the Astrophysics Data System at the CfA; extensive search and download facilities for published material (in geophysics as well as astronomy).
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society On-line access to Monthly Notices of the RAS - follow links to Synergy
Astronomy in the UK The RAS's full-colour review of British astronomy and space science, available for free download.
Astronomy & Geophysics Journal of the RAS - news, views, and articles on all aspects of astronomy and geophysics
Annals of Improbable Research The "journal of record for inflated research and personalities"; sponsors of the IgNobel prize. Not dedicated exclusively to astronomy & geophysics.
Annual Reviews of Astronomy & Astrophysics On-line access to Annual Reviews of Astronomy & Astrophysics.
Astronomical and Astrophysical Transactions The Journal of the Eurasian Astronomical Society
Astrobiology "Astrobiology brings together research scientists from around the world to advance our understanding of life's origin, evolution, distribution, and destiny in the universe."
Astronomische Nachrichten 'Astronomische Nachrichten – Astronomical Notes' is the oldest astronomical journal still being published.
Astronomy On-line access to Astronomy (popular-level monthly US magazine).
The Supplement Series ceased production at the end of 2000.
Astronomy Education Review On-line US magazine for astronomy and space-science education.
Astronomy Now On-line access to Astronomy Now (popular-level monthly UK magazine).
Astrophysics & Space Science On-line access to Kluwer's Astrophysics & Space Science abstracts (subscribers only).
Fortean Times "Inclusion here does not constitute any endorsement of the aims or policies of the societies and organizations listed..."
International Journal of Astrobiology "Aims to become a major forum for the study of astrobiology"
Journal of the British Astronomical Association The JBAA contains articles and observing reports of interest to amateur astronomers and others.
Mercury On-line access to the ASP's Mercury Magazine.
Nature On-line access to Nature.
New Astronomy On-line access to New Astronomy (subscribers only)
New Scientist On-line access to New Scientist.
The Observatory The Observatory magazine.
Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific On-line access to PASP ( European Mirror)
Science On-line edition of Science magazine
Scientific American On-line edition of Scientific American
Sky & Telescope On-line access to Sky & Telescope (popular monthly US magazine).
The Astronomer (TA) `The Astronomer' magazine publishes up-to-date results of particular interest to active amateur observers.