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Off-Site Access to Electronic Resources

Want to Read Scientific Journals from Home?

Fermilab's scientific journal subscriptions give automatic site-wide online access. They are also accessible off-site by following these instructions: Offsite Electronic Access.

News & Updates

Pronunciator Language-learning Service

Pronunciator is a fun new way to learn any language, in virtually any other language. Choose from over 80 languages. Each language course has a minimum of 1,500 phrases, and most have 10,000 phrases. "English as a Second Language" is offered for speakers of 50 non-English languages. Users will need to register when on-site to create their own account, and then login from anywhere. There is a listening-only application for use while driving.

Tunnel Visions: The Rise and Fall of the Superconducting Super Collider
Tunnel Visions: The Rise and Fall of the Superconducting Super Collider by Fermilab archivist, Adrienne W. Kolb, and writers Michael Riordan and Lillian Hoddeson is now available open access.

Drawing on extensive archival research, contemporaneous press accounts, and over one hundred interviews with scientists, engineers, government officials, and others involved, Tunnel Visions tells the riveting story of the aborted SSC project.

Tunnel Visions is also available in print at the Fermilab library.

New Library Display - Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

Books on Machine Learning are on display and available for check out.

Microsoft Office 2013 eBooks Available

We now have site-wide access to over fifteen Microsoft Office 2013 eBooks. View new eBooks in the library catalog: Microsoft eBooks. Micorosoft Office 2013 books are also available in print. Microsoft Books are located in the main collection across from the library office.


Access to Scientific Journals at Fermilab

The Fermilab Library is responsible for providing access to scientific journals and articles needed by researchers here. The most common means of access is by site license for online access to major journals such as The Physical Review set, Science, Nature, The IEEE journals set, Optics InfoBase, Nuclear Instruments and Methods, and the Science Direct/Elsevier High Energy Physics and Astronomy Backfile, which includes articles up to 1995 in 20 prominent journals (more current articles are mainly available as preprints through Spires.) All told, we have site licenses to over 400 journals. READ MORE . . .