ICOS online

The Center for History of Physics of the American Institute
of Physics is pleased to announce the online version of the
International Catalog of Sources for History of Physics
and Allied Sciences (ICOS) at  Or for an easier
address link from our homepage at
http://www.aip.org/history/.  The ICOS includes
information about primary source material - papers of
scientists, records of major institutions, oral history
interviews, etc. -  preserved in the Center's Niels Bohr
Library and over five hundred other repositories
worldwide. The collections described (currently over
5,000 records) document physics and related fields, such
as astronomy, acoustics, optics, and geophysics, chiefly
from the late 19th century to the present. Please contact
nbl@aip.org if you have any questions or comments about
the ICOS online, or if you can provide us with new or
updated information to add to the catalog.

For additional information contact Joe Anderson, Center
for History of Physics, American Institute of Physics, One
Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740-3843 (Phone:
301 209-3183, e-mail: rja@aip.org).