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12 Feb 2019

Think! Check! Submit! Completes Survey

The survey has revealed strong demand (and appreciation) from researchers for guidance about where to publish

21 Jan 2019

The International Year of the Periodic Table

1869 is considered as the year of discovery of the Periodic System by Dmitri Mendeleev

17 Dec 2018

The Library will be closed between Dec. 22nd and Jan. 6th

We wish you all the best for the coming holidays and we will see you all on the 7th of January

16 Dec 2018


Explore the UNESCO Digital Library new look and features

10 Dec 2018

Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) 70 years

30 key document for the 30 articles that constitute the Declaration by the Dag Hammarskjöld Library

29 Nov 2018

Physics World Discovery: Free eBooks from IOP

Short texts for students and early-career scientists providing insight into the latest hot topics in physics

20 Nov 2018

World Measurements System Redefined to Tie with Natural Constants

The revision of 4 of the SI base units in terms of constants of nature will go into effect on 20 May 2019

05 Nov 2018

The Physicists' Library - Hit Parade of Pop-Sci Books

Physics World celebrates its 30 years with a survey on pop-sci books

29 Oct 2018

Retraction Watch Database

Database of more than 18k retracted papers released for public use