Astronomy Links

Astronomical Resources

Astronomy Resources from STSci
Astronomical Headlines
Handbook of Space Astronomy and Astrophysics
Second Edition, by Martin V. Zombeck
IRAF Image Reduction and Analysis Facility
FITS Definition of the Flexible Image Transport System
arXiv Preprints

Astronomical Databases

ADS The NASA Astrophysics Data System
Abstract Service, Article Service, Digital Library, Data Catalogs, Data Archives.
SIMBAD & SIMBAD User's Guide
The SIMBAD astronomical database
astro-ph Astrophysics paper database


Carnegie Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science
Paranal Observatory, La Silla, VLT
ESO Science Archive Facility (ESO/ST-ECF Archive)
WWW to Database Interface, and WDB homepage
MPIA Max Planck-Institute for Astronomy, Heidelberg, Germany
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
News and Events at NASA
NASA Ames Research Center
JPL (Jet Propulsion Laboratory)
SETI Institute
STSCI Space Telescope Science Institute
ESA (European Space Agency)
Princeton University Observatory
IPAC Infrared Processing and Analysis Center
DLR Deutsche Forschungsanstalt fuer Luft- und Raumfahrt
Institut fuer Planetenforschung
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

Astronomical Societies

AAS American Astronomical Society
ASA Astronomical Society of Australia
ASP Astronomical Society of the Pacific
Astronomische Gesellschaft (Germany)
SPIE The International Society For Optical Engineering
AURA Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy, Inc.
Amateur Astronomy
The Planetary Society
Hawaiian Astronomical Society
Amateur Astronomers Association of New York


Astronomical Notices (Astronomische Nachrichten)

Observatories / Telescopes

  • Griffith Observatory (Planetarium)

    Space Telescopes

    Amateur Telescopes




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    1995-06-22, Christoph C. Birk, Carnegie Observatories (last updated: 2017-02-14)