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Astronomy: Getting Started


This guide will help you research topics related to Astronomy. Start with the tabs above to find books, articles, websites, and other relevant resources. If you have any questions or need help researching a topic, feel free to stop by the MPC Library Reference desk, call (831) 646-4262, or contact me by phone/email provided on the right hand side of the page.

Sun vs. Super Moon (Image Credit & Copyright:
Charlie Szabototh, from NASA)

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MPC Physical Science Division

Welcome to the Physical Science Division!


The departments in the Physical Science Division offer high-quality instructional programs in astronomy, chemistry, earth sciences (geology and oceanography), engineering, mathematics, and physics.

Division Chair     Luke Spence
                             (831) 646-4849
Office Manager:   Scott Gunter
                             (831) 646-4257

Instruction/Reference Librarian

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Bill Easton
(831) 645-1382