The OCA libraries' users can access to internal and external resources :

The OCA library's catalog specialized in Earth Sciences and Astronomy

  • This catalog contains 26899 titles (april 25 2024)
  • A reader account makes its possible to reserve documents, to consult its list of loan 

Journals in print or electronic format

  • Individual titles funded by the observatory ;
  • Journal packages funded by the CNRS or jointly acquired with the Université Côte d'Azur (UniCA)  ;
    Main publishers : AAAS (nature) ; AMer. Meteor. Soc. publ.  ; AGU ; Amerian Institue of Physics (AIP) ; American Physical Society (APS) ; Elsevier ; GeoscienceWorld (GSW) ;  JSTOR Math. Stat  (archive) ; Optical Society of America (OSA)  ; Springer Nature (until 2017) et Wiley
  • Journal archives acquired under national licences

Bibliographic and citation databases 

  • specialized databases accessible to all  
    Main databases  : ADS  ;  ArXiv ; HAL
  • paid databases funded by the CNRS or the UniCA
    Main databases : Scopus (Elsevier)  ; Web of science (Clarivate analytics)

Collections of e-books

  • These collections were acquired under national licences or funded by CNRS 
  • Main collections : AIP conference proceedings ;  ECCO & EEBO (1701-1800) ; European mathematical society press ebooks (2003-) ; Lyell collection (1964-2008)  ;  Springer Nature ebooks (1976-2013)

  The terms and conditions of access vary according to the sources of funding and the rights granted by the publishers.


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