Where can I find Dirac's original papers?

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In summary, Dirac's original papers can be found online through various sources, but some may require a subscription or payment. They are still relevant today and have laid the foundation for modern physics. Translations may be available, but physical copies may be limited and require special permission to access.
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is there a free source for old original papers? especially the one where the Dirac equation is derived?

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Search for author 'Dirac' at the Royal Society's free site, most of his classic papers are in Proceedings A, you need to go to last page of search results for earliest papers:

http://royalsocietypublishing.org/search

Dirac Equation was first published in 'The Quantum Theory of the Electron' Proc. R. Soc. Lond. A 1928 117, 610-624
 
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1. Can I find Dirac's original papers online?

Yes, you can find Dirac's original papers online through various sources such as academic databases, digital archives, and university websites.

2. Are Dirac's original papers available for free?

Some of Dirac's original papers may be available for free, depending on the source. However, some sources may require a subscription or payment to access the papers.

3. Are Dirac's original papers still relevant today?

Dirac's original papers are considered groundbreaking and have laid the foundation for modern physics. Therefore, they are still highly relevant and studied by scientists today.

4. Can I find translations of Dirac's original papers?

Translations of Dirac's original papers may be available, but they may not be as widely accessible as the original papers. It is recommended to check with different sources or contact experts in the field for translated versions.

5. Can I find physical copies of Dirac's original papers?

Physical copies of Dirac's original papers may be found in libraries, museums, or archives. However, they may be limited in availability and may require special permission to access.

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