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Sharon E. Hunt
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Hours: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Sharon Hunt

NOAO Library
950 N. Cherry Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85719
P.O. Box 26732
Tucson, AZ 85726
Hours: Open 24 hours/day

About the NOAO-North Library

The NOAO-North Library is a research library that supports the research activities of NOAO (CTIO and KPNO) and NSO staff members by providing access to information found in both electronic and paper sources.

The NOAO Library supports the mission of NOAO in the following ways:

    Physical Collection: The library maintains and circulates a collection of books, journals, atlases, observatory publications, and historical documents in astronomy, mathematics, physics, science, and technology.

    Electronic Resources: The library maintains a website to facilitate access to information in digital format, with links to electronic journals, reference sources, news items, and digital information sources.

    Publications Lists: The librarian tracks publications of NOAO Scientific Staff and publications that cite the use of telescope data from NOAO facilities (CTIO, KPNO, SMARTS, SOAR, WIYN) and from NOAO-granted community-access time on non-NOAO telescopes.

    Physical Space: The library provides areas for quiet study and for collaborative meetings.

    Reference Services: The library purchases informational materials to support the research activities of NOAO staff; preserves, organizes, and provides access to NOAO historical information; facilitates access to information in digital format; locates and obtains journal articles; and fills information requests.

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    Page created 9/13; last updated 1/15

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NOAO Publications, FY15

    PDF file, FY15 NOAO Publications Lists (recent pubs listed first, followed by complete FY15 listing)

    FY15 NOAO Publications listing (with links to ADS and arXiv)

    Recent Staff Publications

    Williams, B. F., et al., 2015arXiv150106631W, Tracing the Metal-Poor M31 Stellar Halo with Blue Horizontal Branch Stars
    Sci. Staff: Lauer, T.

    Recent Telescopes Data Publications

    Bleem, L.E., et al.
    A New Reduction of the Blanco Cosmology Survey: An Optically Selected Galaxy Cluster Catalog and a Public Release of Optical Data Products
    NOAO Survey Programs: Blanco Cosmology Survey—CTIO:4m+Mosaic; NOAO Science Archive

    Kim, D., Jerjen, H., 2015ApJ...799...73K, A Hero's Little Horse: Discovery of a Dissolving Star Cluster in Pegasus

    Sandberg, A., Guaita, L., Östlin, G., Hayes, M., Kiaeerad, F., 2015arXiv150106017S, Trident: A three-pronged galaxy survey. I. Lyman alpha emitting galaxies at z~2 in GOODS North

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