Frontiers of Knowledge: Britton Chance and New Channels of Discovery

From his earliest days as an inventor to his days as a pioneer of biophysics, Britton Chance was dedicated to scientific research and medicine, with patents in fields ranging from seafaring devices to magnetic imaging. This gallery highlights different periods of Britton Chance's life and career through photographs, letters, and other documents. See the gallery here.

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Open Data: Beyond Digitization

The APS Library has an active Open Data Initiative. Under this initiative, we (1) identify content in the APS Library that is conducive to being reconfigured as a dataset; (2) encourage the use and reuse of the data by opening the data to all, and by easing access to the data. Learn more about our open data.

Open Data at the APS Library moves beyond digitization by making separating content from from

Come Work With Us: Partners, Fellows, Interns

We partner with scholars, institutions and students to further the APS Library’s mission to promote the use of our collections. We offer two Digital Humanities Fellowships a year, open to scholars using the APS collections in new and engaging ways, and two Digital Library Interns, open to students and new graduates interested in digital librarianship and digital scholarship. Learn more about working with us.Learn more about working with us.

The APS Library works with scholars, institutions and students to promote the use of our material in digital format.