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         Physics subject headings: SUBJECT      Physics subject headings: CALL NUMBER
Acoustics, Sound QC 220-246
Aqueous Vapor QC 915-929
Atmospheric Pressure QC 885-896
Atomic Energy QC 791.9-792
Atomic physics QC 170-197
Biographies C 15-16
Brownian Motion QC 184
Climatology and weather QC 980-999
Color QC 494-496
Condensed Matter Physics QC 173.45
Cosmic Ray Physics QC 484.8-485
Descriptive & Experimental Mechanics QC 120-
Dynamic Meteorology  QC 880
Dynamics and Motion QC 133-137
Electric Conductivity QC 610-612
Electric Discharge  QC 701-715.4 
Electricity QC 501-721
Electricity and Magnetism QC 501-766 
Electrodynamics QC 630-648
Electromagnetic Theory QC 669-675.8
Electromagnetism QC 759-761.3
Electrons QC 721 
Elementary Particle Physics  QC 793-793.5 
Field Theories QC 173.68-173.7
Fission and Fusion, Nuclear QC 789.7-791.7
Fluid Dynamics, Hydrodynamics QC 150-159
Fluids and Fluid Mechanics QC 138-168
Gas Dynamics QC 167.5-168.86
Gases, Pneumatics QC 161-167
General QC 1-75 
Geomagnetism  QC 811-849 
Geophysics, Cosmic Physics  QC 801-809 
Gravitation QC 178 
Heat  QC 251-338.5 
Heat Transfer QC 319.8-323
Luminescence  QC 476.4-480.2
Magnetic Observation QC 830-845
Magnetic Surveys QC 825-826
Magnetism  QC 750-766
Mathematical Physics QC 19-75
Matrix Mechanics QC 174.3
Mesometeorology QC 883.4-883.5
Meteorology, Climatology QC 851-999
Micrometeorology QC 883.-883.8
Molecular Physics QC 170-197
Nuclear and Particle Physics QC 770-798
Nuclear Interactions QC 793.9-794.8
Optical Constants QC 368
Optical Measurements QC 367
Optics and Light QC 350-467
Paleoclimatology QC 884
Photoelectricity QC 715
Photometry QC 391
Physical Optics QC 392-449
Plasma Physics, Ionized Gases QC 717.6-718.8
Properties of Matter QC 170-197
Quantum Theory QC 173.9-174.5
Radiation Physics, General QC 474-496.9
Radio Waves (Theory) QC 676-678.6
Radioactivity QC 794.9-798
Radioactivity & Radioactive Substances QC 794.95-798
Relativity Physics QC 173.5
Solid State Physics QC 176
Spectroscopy QC 450-467
Spectrums (Solar, Infrared, Ultraviolet) QC 455-459
Statistical Physics QC 174.7-175.3
Temperature and Radiation QC 901-913.2
Thermodynamics QC 310.15-319
Wave Mechanics QC 174.2
Weather forecasting QC 994.95-999
Weights and Measures QC 81-114
Wind QC 930.5-959
X-Rays QC 480.8-482.3
Physics, History QC 7
Biographies QC 15-16
Mathematical Physics QC 19-75
General Works (textbooks etc) QC 21
General Works - Study & Teaching QC 30
Measurement QC 39
Descriptive & Experimental Mechanics QC 120
Dynamics and Motion QC 133-137
Fluids and Fluid Mechanics QC 138-168
Fluid Dynamics, Hydrodynamics QC 150-159
Gases, Pneumatics QC 161-167
Gas Dynamics QC 167.5-168.86
Properties of Matter & Antimatter QC 173
Atomic physics QC 173.4
Condensed Matter Physics QC 173.45
Relativity Physics QC 173.5
General Relativity QC 173.6
Field Theories, Quantum theory QC 173.68-173.7
Quantum Theory QC 173.9-174.5
Wave Mechanics QC 174.2
Matrix Mechanics QC 174.3
Statistical Physics QC 174.7-175.3
General QC 1-75
Solid State Physics QC 176
Gravitation QC 178
Brownian Motion QC 184
Acoustics, Sound QC 220-246
Heat QC 251-338.5
Thermodynamics QC 310.15-319
Heat Transfer QC 319.8-323
Optics and Light QC 350-467
Optical Measurements QC 367
Optical Constants QC 368
Photometry QC 391
Physical Optics QC 392-449
Spectroscopy QC 450-467
Spectrums (Solar, Infrared, Ultraviolet) QC 455-459
Radiation Physics, General QC 474-496.9
Luminescence QC 476.4-480.2
X-Rays QC 480.8-482.3
Cosmic Ray Physics QC 484.8-485
Color QC 494-496
Electricity QC 501-721
Electricity and Magnetism QC 501-766
Electric Conductivity QC 610-612
Electrodynamics QC 630-648
Electromagnetic Theory QC 669-675.8
Radio Waves (Theory) QC 676-678.6
Electric Discharge QC 701-715.4
Photoelectricity QC 715
Plasma Physics, Ionized Gases  QC 717.6-718.8
Electrons QC 721
Magnetism  QC 750-766
Electromagnetism QC 759-761.3
Nuclear & Particle Physics, Atomic Energy, Radioactivity QC 770-798
Fission and Fusion, Nuclear QC 789.7-791.7
Atomic Energy QC 791.9-792
Nuclear Interactions QC 793.9-794.8
Elementary Particle Physics QC 793-793.5
Radioactivity and Radioactive Substances QC 794.95-798
Radioactivity QC 794.9-798
Geophysics, Cosmic Physics QC 801-809
Weights and Measures QC 81-114
Geomagnetism QC 811-849
Magnetic Survey QC 825-826
Magnetic Observation QC 830-845
Meteorology, Climatology QC 851-999
Dynamic Meteorology QC 880
Mesometeorology QC 883.4-883.5
Micrometeorology QC 883.-883.8
Paleoclimatology QC 884
Atmospheric Pressure QC 885-896
Temperature and Radiation QC 901-913.2
Aqueous Vapor QC 915-929
Wind QC 930.5-959
Climatology and weather QC 980-999
Weather forecasting QC 994.95-999
ASTRONOMY Subject Headings: by SUBJECT ASTRONOMY Subject Headings: by CALL NUMBER
Astrophysics, General QB 460-466
Atlases and Charts QB 65
Biographies QB 35-36
Clocks, Chronometers, and Chronographs QB 107-110
Clusters and Nebulae QB 851-855
Comets QB 717-732
Cosmogony, Cosmology QB 980-991
Descriptive Astronomy QB 495-903
Earth as Planet QB 630-638
Extraterrestrial Life QB 54
Galaxies QB 856-903
Geodesy QB 275-343
Geodetic Astronomy QB 201
Geodetic Surveying QB 301-328
Gravity Determinations QB 330-339
History, Ancient QB 16-22
History, General QB 15-34
History, Medieval QB 23-27
History, Modern QB 28-33
Jupiter  QB 661
Longitude and Latitude QB 224.5-237
Lunar Theory  QB 391-399
Mars  QB 641
Mercury  QB 611
Meteorite QB 754.8-792
Meteors  QB 740-753
Milky Way QB857.7
Neptune  QB 691
Non-Optical Methods of Astronomy  QB 468-480 
Observatories  QB 81-84
Observers' Handbooks  QB 64
Photography, Astronomical QB 121-124
Planetary Theory QB 361-389
Pluto  QB 701
Practical and Spherical Astronomy QB 140-237 
Radio Astronomy QB 475
Research QB 61-62
Satellites QB 400-408
Saturn  QB 671
Solar Eclipses QB 541-544
Solar System QB500.5-785 
Star Catalogs QB 6
Stargazers' Guides  QB 63
Stars QB 799-903 
Study and Teaching QB 61-62
Sun  QB 520-544
Telescopes QB 88-90
Theoretical Astronomy and Celestial Mechanics QB 349-421 
Tides, Theory of  QB 414-419
Time  QB 209-224
Uranus QB 681
Venus QB 621
Star Catalogs QB 6
History, Ancient QB 16-22
History, Medieval QB 23-27
History, Modern QB 28-33
Biographies QB 35-36
Extraterrestrial Life  QB 54
Research QB 61-62
Study and Teaching QB 61-62
Stargazers' Guides  QB 63
Observers' Handbooks  QB 64
Atlases and Charts QB 65
Observatories  QB 81-84
Astronomical Instruments QB 85-115
Telescopes QB 88-90
Clocks, Chronometers, and Chronographs QB 107-110
Photography, Astronomical QB 121-124
Aeronautics QB 135.5
Practical and Spherical Astronomy QB 140-237 
Geodetic Astronomy  QB 201
Time  QB 209-224
Longitude and Latitude QB 224.5-237
Geodesy QB 275-343 
Geodetic Surveying  QB 301-328
Gravity Determinations QB 330-339
Theoretical Astronomy and Celestial Mechanics QB 349-421 
Planetary Theory QB 361-389
Lunar Theory  QB 391-399
Satellites QB 400-408
Tides, Theory of  QB 414-419
Astrogeology QB 455-456 
Astrophysics, General QB 460-466 
Non-Optical Methods of Astronomy  QB 468-480 
Radio Astronomy QB 475
Descriptive Astronomy QB 495-903
Solar System QB 500.5-785 
Sun  QB 520-544
Solar Eclipses QB 541-544
Mercury  QB 611
Venus  QB 621
Earth as Planet QB 630-638
Mars  QB 641
Asteroids  QB 651
Jupiter  QB 661
Saturn  QB 671
Uranus  QB 681
Neptune  QB 691
Pluto  QB 701
Comets  QB 717-732
Meteors  QB 740-753
Meteorite QB 754.8-792
Stars QB 799-903 
Stars - Black Holes QB 843 B55
Clusters and Nebulae  QB 851-855
Galaxies  QB 856-903
Cosmogony, Cosmology QB 980-991 
Milky Way QB857.7
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