Books are good places to find in-depth background information on a topic. The books on this page and more can be found in the MCC Library and borrowed for three weeks.
Astronomy call numbers:
Browse these sections in the library to find books on each topic.
QB140-237 Practical and spherical astronomy
QB349-421 Theoretical astronomy and celestial mechanics
QB495-903 Descriptive astronomy
QB500.5-785 Solar system
QB980-991 Cosmogony. Cosmology