Nel sito della statunitense Linda Hall Library trovate queste interessanti collezioni digitali:
- Astronomy – Early Works che contiene testi di storia dell’astronomia rilevanti per il loro apporto scientifico o per il loro valore storico. “It contains a first edition of Sidereus Nuncius, in which Galileo describes the imperfections of the Universe; the first announcement of the Copernican heliocentric theory in Georg Joachim Rhäticus’s Narratio Prima; and Learned Tico Brahae, His Astronomicall Coniectur, a 1632 English translation of Tycho Brahe’s discovery of a Nova, and with it, the changing nature of the Universe”.
- Astronomy – Star Atlases, Charts, and Maps (dal 1482 al XVIII secolo)
- Color and Optics contains works relating to scientific theories of color and industrial applications of color science. Color systems include an array of diagrams that illustrate the scientific approach to color from the 17th through the 20th centuries, including Isaac Newton’s revolutionary theory of light and color, Michel Chevreul’s color wheels, Tobias Mayer’s pyramid, and James Clerk Maxwell’s disk mixtures. It also contains works on color printing, dyeing, and artists’ pigments
- History of Cosmology – Views of the Stars
- History of Mathematics