Tuesday, 26 May, 2020 - 13:30
"«Ici, devant le deuil et la promesse de la vie, je me tiens et j'avance... »
Irène Jacob, l'inoubliable interprète de La Double vie de Véronique, rapproche deux évènements simultanés et essentiels : le deuil de son père - Maurice Jacob, qui a travaillé au département de physique théorique au CERN de 1968-2002- et la naissance d'un enfant.
Ce texte subtil, sensible et tendre lui permet de...
Thursday, 20 February, 2020 - 16:00
This modern introduction to particle physics equips students with the skills needed to develop a deep and intuitive understanding of the physical theory underpinning contemporary experimental results. The fundamental tools of particle physics are introduced and accompanied by historical profiles charting the development of the field. Theory and experiment are closely linked, with descriptions of...
Tuesday, 21 January, 2020 - 16:00
In a time where documents are increasingly available online and Library services are more and more often provided in electronic form, statistics of Library visits show a particularly modest usage of services after 18:00. To align the working hours of staff present at the Library to the reality of users visiting them, we have decided to slightly reduce the opening hours. This will also free up...
Monday, 6 January, 2020 - 08:30 to Friday, 18 December, 2020 - 18:00
SwissUniversities, an organisation that represents the Universities in Switzerland, is currently negotiating so-called Read and Publish deals with scholarly communication publishers. Such a deal combines a subscription component to access the content of journals (“Read”) and the possibility to publish articles Open Access in...
Wednesday, 1 January, 2020 - 01:00 to Thursday, 31 December, 2020 - 01:00
At 16:00 Ugo Amaldi will present the book “CERN and the Higgs boson”, by James Gillies, and its recently published Italian translation, enriched with original documents on the life and work of Edoardo Amaldi.
The book will be on sale.
Tuesday, 10 December, 2019 - 16:00
Sciences in the 21st century are repeatedly described as data-intensive sciences. In recent years this also applies to the humanities. However, data-intensive sciences are only more than a promise if they can be modelled. To this end, data must form a representative and balanced corpus, it must be possible to formalise, visualise and re-use data. Libraries have large quantities of...
Monday, 28 October, 2019 - 16:15
Like many, the Library of the Natural History Museum in Paris has invested in the acquisition of electronic documentation and the digitization of its holdings over the past 20 years in order to match researchers’ expectations and keep up with the massive dematerialization of scientific publications and data in the field of natural sciences. And it has been quite successful indeed, since...
Monday, 30 September, 2019 - 16:15
Edward Sarkisyan-Grinbaum, Editor-in-Chief, presents Physics, an international peer-reviewed open access journal which presents latest researches on all aspects of physics. It publishes original research articles, review articles, communications and short notes with no restriction on the length of the papers. Physics is published quarterly online by...
Thursday, 26 September, 2019 - 16:00
Monday, 23 September, 2019 - 10:30