Recent Acquisitions

May-June 2002


The following titles have been acquired for the library. Most are shelved in the library in the Main Building; check the "New Books" shelf outside Room 208. Astronomy materials are in Room 272 of the Research Building. For assistance in locating items of interest, please ask either S. Hardy (x7960) or M. Wolf (x7962).


Barnes, H. L. ed. Geochemistry of Hydrothermal Ore Deposits, 3rd edition. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1997.

Barrie, C. T., and M. D. Hannington, eds. Volcanic-Associated Massive Sulfide Deposits: Processes and Examples in Modern and Ancient Settings. Volume 8 of Reviews in Economic Geology. Littleton CO: Society of Economic Geologists, 1999.

Blundell, S. Magnetism in Condensed Matter. Oxford University Press, 2001.

Crosswell, K. Planet Quest: The Epic Discovery of Alien Solar Systems. San Diego: Harcourt Brace & Company, 1997.

DeVorkin, D., ed. Beyond Earth: Mapping the Universe. Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution National Air and Space Museum in association with National Geographic, 2002. Gift of Vera Rubin.

Diehl, R., et al., eds. The Astrophysics of Galactic Cosmic Rays. Space Science Series Vol. 13, International Space Science Institute. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001. Gift of Wesley Huntress.

England, J. M. A Patron for Pure Science: The National Science Foundationís Formative Years, 1945-1957. Washington DC: National Science Foundation. Gift of Vera Rubin.

Ernst, R. E., and K. L. Buchan, eds. Mantle Plumes: Their Identification Through Time. GSA Special Paper 352. Boulder CO: Geological Society of America, 2001.

Gauss, C. F., and W. Weber. Resultate aus den Beobachtungen des magnetischen Vereins. Leipzig: Verloge der Weidmannschen Buchhandlung, 1839.

Hahn, Th., ed. International Tables for Crystallography, 5th edition, Volume A: Space-Group Symmetry. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002.

Holder, G. D., and P. R. Bishnoi, eds. Gas Hydrates: Challenges for the Future. New York Academy of Sciences, 2000. Gift of Vera Rubin.

Kensley, B. The Atlantic Barrier Reef Ecosystem at Carrie Bow Cay, Belize, III: New Marine Isopoda. Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1984.

Meeks, R. L., Project Officer. Federal Funds for Research and Development, Fiscal Years 1998, 1999, and 2000. Arlington VA: Division of Science Resources Studies, National Science Foundation, 2000.

National Research Council. Astronomy and Astrophysics in the Millennium. Washington DC: National Academy of Sciences. Gift of Vera Rubin.

National Science Board. Science and Engineering Indicators 2002, two volumes (NSB-02-1 and NSB-02-1A). Arlington VA: National Science Foundation, 2002. Gift of Vera Rubin.

Odum, W. E., et al. The Ecology of the Mangroves of South Florida: A Community Profile. Washington DC: U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Office of Biological Services (FWS/OBS-81/24), 1982.

Partridge, T. C., and R. R. Maud, eds. The Cenozoic of Southern Africa. Oxford Monographs on Geology and Geophysics No. 40. Oxford University Press, 2000.

Prantzos, N., et al., eds. Primordial Nuclei and Their Galactic Evolution. Space Science Series Vol. 4, International Space Science Institute. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1998. Gift of Wesley Huntress.

Richet, P. The Physical Basis of Thermodynamics, with Application to Chemistry. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, 2001.

Rützler, K., and I. G. Macintyre, eds. The Atlantic Barrier Reef Ecosystem at Carrie Bow Cay, Belize, I: Structure and Communities. Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1982.

Schmitt, B., et al., eds. Solar System Ices. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1998.

Sloan, E. D., Jr., et al., eds. International Conference on Natural Gas Hydrates. New York Academy of Sciences, 1994. Gift of Vera Rubin.

Trefil, J., and M. H. Hazen. Good Seeing: A Century of Science at the Carnegie Institution of Washington 1902-2002. Washington DC: CIW, 2002.