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Database Help: Physical Review Online Archive (PROLA)


The Physical Review Online Archive (PROLA) is the American Physical Society's online archive for Physical Review Letters, Reviews of Modern Physics, and Physical Review A–E. It contains all APS journal articles published from 1893–2009. 

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Good to Know

  • Each January, another year is added to the archive. No full-text of recent articles.
  • Provides full-text articles from the following physics journals:
    • Physical Review Letters,1958 - 2012
    • Physical Review Series III (A-D), 1970 - 2012
    • Physical Review Series III (E), 1993 - 2012
    • Physical Review Series II, 1913 - 1969
    • Physical Review Series I, 1893 - 1912
    • Review of Modern Physics, 1929 - 2012

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