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PHY 120 & PHY 121 (Intro to Astronomy): Find Articles

Journals and Articles

Here you will find databases and journals related to the subject of astronomy.

Scholarly Article Check List

_____Purpose- to share information?

_____Audience- Scholars, Professionals?

_____Author(s)- advanced degree or associated with professional organization?

_____Peer Reviewed?

_____Specialized Language?


_____At least 5 pages?


Subject Specific Databases

General Databases to Find Scholarly Articles- RCBC Students

These databases are great for finding advanced information, research, and data from scholarly, peer-reviewed articles.

Online Journals

These journals are available for current RCBC students, staff, and faculty. You will need your library barcode and pin to access these resources. 

The following is a small selection of available journals. For a larger listing, you can Search Journal Titles

Library Services


  • Research assistance- help finding sources, evaluating sources

  • Online workshops for citing and plagiarism are held throughout the semester. To request a citing workshop, please email