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Other Resources for Physics Teaching

There are many places on the web to get more information, help, and materials for physics education. The following lists provide some of these resources.

Suggestions for additions to these lists should be forwarded to the MERLOT/Physics editor at



American Association of Physics Teachers - Enhancing the understanding and appreciation of Physics through teaching.

Link to APS

American Physical Society - To advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics.

Link to AIP

American Institute of Physics - Serving the physical science community with information that matters.

Link to PIRA

Physics Instructional Resource Association - Created to aid Physics Teachers with demonstration and laboratory information.


Digital Libraries

Link to ComPADRE

Com PADRE, Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education - A network of collections that provides learning resources for physics and astronomy students and their teachers.

Link to NSDL

National Science Digital Library - An NSF sponsored project supporting education across all of the sciences through web resources and web services.

Link to PhysNet

PhysNET -

Link to APDL

Advanced Placement Digital Library - Materials selected and reviewed for Advanced Placement courses.

Link to arXiv arXiv Preprint Server -

Intute -


Email Lists


The following email lists host discussions related to Physics, Physics Teaching, and Physics Education Research