Tuesday, 4 February 2020

Exhibition of New Astronomy and Astrobiology Books in the Library Foyer



We have added some popular and specialist astronomy and astrobiology titles to the Library's collection over the last few months.

Many of these are visually attractive books in their own right and we are exhibiting a selection in the Library Foyer.

Please have a browse and feel free to borrow.

Below is a snapshot of titles that we have added to the Library's collection recently:





Space atlas : mapping the universe and beyond
James Trefil 1938- author.
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic 2019 Second edition.
Main Library Open Access (520.223 TRE )


Hubble's universe : greatest discoveries and latest images
Terence Dickinson author.
Buffalo, New York : Firefly Books 2017 New updated and expanded edition.; 2nd edition.
Main Library Open Access (522.2919 DIC )

Worlds beyond our own : the search for habitable planets
Sujan Sengupta author.
New York : Springer 2015
Main Library Open Access (523.24 SEN )


Universe : exploring the astronomical world.
London : Phaidon Press Limited 2017
Main Library Open Access (704.9495231 UNI )

An introduction to astrobiology
David A. Rothery editor. Open University.
Cambridge ; New York 2018.
Main Library Open Access (576.839 INT )

Astrobiology : the search for life elsewhere in the universe
Andrew May (Andrew James), author.
London : Icon 2019
Main Library Open Access (576.839 MAY )

Current trends in astrobiology
C. Sivaram author.
Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing 2018
Main Library Open Access (576.839 SIV )

Astrobiology : understanding life in the universe
Charles Cockell author.
Chichester, West Sussex, UK : Wiley Blackwell 2015
Main Library Open Access (576.839 COC )


Unlocking the secrets of white dwarf stars
H. M. Van Horn (Hugh Moody), 1938- author.
Cham Springer 2015
Main Library Open Access (523.887 VAN )

Astrophysical techniques
C. R. Kitchin (Christopher R.), author.
Boca Raton : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group 2014 Sixth edition.
Main Library Open Access (523.01 KIT )

Welcome to the universe : an astrophysical tour
Neil deGrasse. Tyson Michael Abram Strauss; J. Richard Gott
Princeton : Princeton University Press 2016
Main Library Open Access (523.1 TYS )

Skyscapes : the role and importance of the sky in archaeology
Fabio Silva (Fabio P.), editor.; Nicholas Campion editor.
Oxford : Oxbow Books 2015
Main Library Open Access (523.1 SKY )

Digital SLR astrophotography
Michael A. Covington 1957- author.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press 2018 Second edition.
Main Library Open Access (522.63 COV )

Extragalactic astronomy and cosmology : an introduction
P. Schneider (Peter), 1958- author.
Heidelberg : Springer 2015 Second edition.
Main Library Open Access (523.112 SCH )

To measure the sky : an introduction to observational astronomy
Frederick R. Chromey 1944- author.
Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press 2016 Second edition.
Main Library Open Access (522 CHR )

Complete spectroscopy for amateur astronomers
Richard Walker 1951- author. Marc F. M. Trypsteen author.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press 2017
Main Library Open Access (522.67 WAL )

Observatories and telescopes of modern times : ground-based optical and radio astronomy facilities since 1945
David Leverington 1941-
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press 2017
Main Library Open Access (522.1 LEV )

Weird universe : exploring the most bizarre ideas in cosmology
David A. J. Seargent (David Allan John), 1947- author.
Cham : Springer 2015
Main Library Open Access (520 SEA )

Introduction to astronomical spectroscopy
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press 2013
Main Library Open Access (522.67 APP )






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