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Ebooks on Maps and Map Making

Here is a short list of books on maps and map-making, from JPL Library’s ebook collections.

 

All ebooks can be accessed from within the JPL network, chapters can be downloaded and moved to mobile devices for later reading. All electronic books are for individual reading and use only, they cannot be transferred to other people.  To recommend ebooks to JPL colleagues, please ask them to download their own copy via JPL network.

Science Issues from the State of The Union Address 2015

The 2015 State of the Union address focused on topics such as 21st century skills, climate change, and cybersecurity. The National Academies Press provides resources directly related to these national issues. The full transcript of the President’s speech, annotated with lists of related materials from the National Academies of Press, can be found from this link.

Below are a few resources that are most relevant to JPL.  All the reports can be downloaded for free.

Applied Physics Reviews: What's Your Review?

Applied Physics Review used t0 published under its parent journal, Journal of Applied Physics, by the American Institute of Physics (AIP) from 1980 to 2013.  In 2014, AIP decided to publish Applied Physics Review as a separate publication. It features reviews of important and current topics of experimental or theoretical research in applied physics and applications of physics to other branches of science and engineering. These articles may vary in scope and length—from comprehensive reviews covering established areas in-depth to concise reviews covering new and emerging areas of science.

Check out this journal, and let us know your evaluation of it below in the comments.

Ebooks for R, The Programming Language

R is a free software programming language and software environment for statistical computing and graphics.  JPL Library has a several electronic books on the various aspects about R, from introductory text to specific applications.  Click on the tiles to see the table-of-contents of the book and download for later reading.

All ebooks can be accessed from within the JPL network, chapters can be downloaded and moved to mobile devices for later reading. All electronic books are for individual reading and use only, they cannot be transferred to other people.  To recommend ebooks to JPL colleagues, please ask them to download their own copy via JPL network.