|The Journal of the AAVSO (JAAVSO)
The main variable star research publication of the AAVSO.
|AAVSO Guide to CCD Photometry|
|DSLR Observing Manual|
|A Practical Guide to Exoplanet Observing|
|Photoelectric Photometry Observer's Guide|
|The AAVSO Solar Observing Guide|
|AAVSO Guide to Getting Started in Spectroscopy|
|Manual for Visual Observing of Variable Stars
The essential comprehensive guide to making variable star observations and reporting them to the AAVSO, with many translated versions available.
JD dates are explained and pdf calendars are available. Also convert from UT to JD and JD to UT.
The purpose of this monthly email is to highlight new initiatives and ongoing projects in a concise way which we hope you will find informative. Sometimes there is just so much going on that it is hard to keep track of it all. We hope that AAVSO Communications will make it easier for you to see what is happening and follow the links to read more about what intrests you.
|AAVSO Annual Report|
Includes SID reports, sunspot reports, images, announcements, and more.
|RR Lyrae Ephemerides|
|Eclipsing Binary Ephemerides|
|AAVSO Variable Star Bookstore
Selected books on variable stars, observing variable stars, stellar evolution and much more. Links to purchase them directly from amazon dot com benefits the AAVSO
AAVSO In Print
|75th Anniversary Edition of the JAAVSO (available upon request)|
|AAVSO Abstracts - 1951-1971|
|Advancing Variable Star Astronomy: The Centennial History of the AAVSO (hardcover available from Cambridge University Press)|
|Advancing Variable Star Astronomy: The Centennial History of the AAVSO (kindle e-book from Amazon.com)|
|Dorrit Hoffleit's Autobiography, "Misfortunes as Blessings in Disguise" (available upon request)|
|Some Stars, Some Music: The Memoirs of Clinton B. Ford (available upon request)|
|AAVSO Special Notice|
|AAVSO Bulletin - Predicted Dates of Maxima and Minima of Long Period Variables|
|The Education of Women Astronomers Before 1960|
|Dorrit Hoffleit's essays, "Maria Mitchell's Famous Students" and "Comets Over Nantucket"|
|Monographs - Long term light curves of individual stars|
|Observed Minima Timings of Eclipsing Binaries|
|Observed Maxima Timings of RR Lyrae Stars|
|The Story of the AAVSO and AAVSO Observers and Observations 1911-1993|
|Women in the History of Variable Star Astronomy|