Welcome to the Physics Instructional Resource Association (PIRA) Website.


Warning:  This page is woefully out-of-date and requires a complete updating.  Any volunteers?  Contact the Webmaster.  Thanks, Angela Plagemann, for the original.


Physics Resources on the Web

AAPT Physical Science Resource Center

Laboratory Resources

Physics Labs at NC State


American Science and Surplus Arbor Scientific Cole-Palmer Edmund Industrial Optics
Daedalon Fisher Scientific Grainger Hosfelt Electronics, Inc.
McMaster-Carr Newark Electronics Orion Telescope and Binoculars Pasco
Sargent/Welch-CENCO Science Kit and Boreal Laboratories Seton Small Parts
Vernier VWR Scientific Products International


Physics-related Societies Page The American Association of Physics Teachers
American Institute of Physics HomePage PIRA Homepage - Where you are NOW
PIRA NEWS - Subscribers ONLY

Physics Departments/Universities

University of Arkansas - Physics The Department of Physics, Kansas State University
Texas Tech Physics Department Wake Forest University Physics Department


Physics Today Home Page The American Journal of Physics Home Page
SKY Online - Home Page

Good Resources to Have Handy

Work Media: Work Software Yellow Pages THE INTER-ACTIVE YELLOW PAGES (Tm)
New Riders' Official World Wide Web Yellow Pages Search the World Wide Yellow Pages(TM)
Central Source Yellow Pages Thomas Register Home Page

Miscellaneous Science Related Links

NASA Shuttle Web Bill Beaty's Homepage

Weather Related Links

WebWeather Purdue Weather Processor
INTELLiCast: USA Weather