Publications

The Webb Deep-Sky Society has a wide range of publications including our Journal, The Deep-Sky Observer (DSO), observing guides and charts.

Due to our international nature, we maintain different price lists for our three main regions.

Current Publications

The Deep Sky Observer (DSO)

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Profusely illustrated, The Deep-Sky Observer is the consolidated publication of what was formerly the Quarterly Journal and the Deep-Sky Observer.

Printed on art paper, its magazine format encourages all amateurs to make a contribution to the Society's work. The Deep-Sky Observer is now published quarterly.

Alvin Huey's Observer's Guides

Alvin Huey's Observer's Guides

In conjunction with Alvin Huey of faintfuzzies.com the Webb Deep-Sky Society brings you a series of excellent observing guides.

Handbooks, Observing Guides and Atlases

Webb Deep-Sky Society Guides and Handbooks

The Webb Society has a long tradition of producing high quality guides and handbooks aimed at the practical deep-sky observer.

Free observing guides to download

Downloadable guides by our members

Observing guides to download for free including Massimo Zecchin's fantastic atlas of planetary nebulae observed with small apertures and from suburban locations, entitled: "The Brightest Planetary Nebulae Observing Atlas".

Historical documents and sketches on CD-ROM

John Hershel's Astronomical Observations from the Cape

Image collections on CD-ROM

The Hubble Image Collection

The Book Review Index

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We have reviewed many books in the Quarterly Journal and then in the Deep-Sky Observer. You can download a copy of our book review index covering the years 1968 to 2014 as a PDF.

Warning - Bank Charges

If you intend to purchase a DVD and/or publication from The Webb Deep-Sky Society via bank transfer and you are outside the UK then please check what the bank will charge for this transaction. We know of a least one bank abroad that charged 90% of the cost of the item to use their services.