Astronomy Classified Ads
Great places to shop for all types of telescopes, eye pieces, etc.


Astronomy Clubs
Join an Astronomy club today to learn more about the hobby.

Illinois Astronomy Clubs

Astronomy Resources
Great resources available on-line.

Astronomy Magazine
Black Hole Encyclopedia
Cloudy Nights
Sky and Telescope

Cool resources to check-out anytime while on-line.

Astronomy Picture of the Day
Armstrong Flight Research Center
Earth Observatory - Picture of the Day
Goddard Space Flight Center
Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NASA Climate Kids
NASA Space Place
Satellite and Space Station Tracking
SciiJinks Weather Laboratory
Space Shuttle

Check out these organizations and how they relate to our hobby.

National Park Service - Lightscapes
Illinois Coalition for Responsible Outdoor Lighting

Cool places to explore that are within driving distance of where we live.

Adler Planetarium

General Observing (**indicate club member websites.)
Great information for observing the night sky. 

American Association of Variable Star Observers
Mark W's Astronomical Images**
Heaven's Above
Jack Horkheimer - Star Gazer
Jeff's Driveway Astronomy Page**
Navigating the Night Sky
Night Sky Basics
Sky Map - Northern Hemisphere
Types of Telescopic Objects
Where are the planets in relation to Earth?