Support & Community
The VO provides useful and powerful tools and services to the astronomical community. Wondering where to start? We list a couple of ways you can get connected with the VO below:
If you have questions about using the USVOA, making your data available to USVOA users, or wish to get involved with USVOA activities, send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How Others Have Used the VO
The International Virtual Observatory Alliance (IVOA) maintains a list of VO tools and services useful for astronomers. Search for tools by functionality or in alphabetical order.
See all VO-related publications on ADS. These papers have the term “virtual observatory” in their abstracts:
Also check out the IVOA newsletters for the latest VO-related news and publications.
Science Definition for the Virtual Observatory
Read our mission statement, [other documents…]