Subject Guide: Chemistry
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Books in Print: LC Call Numbers in Stacks
|Range | Subject|
|QD1 - QD69 | General Chemistry|
|QD71 - QD142 | Analytical Chemistry|
|QD146 - QD197 | Inorganic Chemistry|
|QD241 - QD414 | Organic Chemistry|
|QD415 - QD436 | Biochemistry|
|QD450 - QD801 | Physical Chemistry / Theoretical Chemistry|
|QD901 - QD999 | Crystallography|
|TP155 - TP248 | Chemical Technology / Chemical Engineering|
Periodicals: DDCS Call Numbers
|Location | Title|
|540.5 | Acta Chemica Scandinavia: 1987-1992|
|540.5 | Analytical Chemistry: 1990 t0 2002|
|540.5 | Angewandte Chemie: 1983 to 2002|
|540.5 | Chemical Reviews: 1990 to 2002|
|540.5 | Journal of the American Chemical Society: 1990 to 2002|
|540.5 | Journal of Chemical Education: 1985 to 2002|
|540.5 | Journal of the Chemistry Society: 1990-1992|
|540.5 | Inorganic Chemistry: 1987 to 2002|
|660.5 | Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data|
Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc.
• Encyclopedia Britannica Online • http://www.search.eb.com
• Literati • http://literati.credoreference.com
Online reference materials with a subscription provided by Centenary College, Magale Library. Use term "chemistry" to find chemistry resources.
• Gale Virtual Reference • http://go.galegroup.com/ps/start.do?p=GVRL&u=lln_accl&authCount=1
A database of 231 Encyclopedias, e-books, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary subjects. Use term "chemistry" to find chemistry resources.
Complete list of subscription databases • http://www.centenary.edu/library/research/databaseindex
Academic Search Complete • http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=a9h
JSTOR Arts and Sciences I, II, and III Interdisciplinary Collections • http://www.jstor.org/search/
OCLC FirstSearch • http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=WilsonSelectPlus;autho=100159676;FSIP/
Online Computer Library Catalog is a nonprofit organization that provides library and research services.
A search engine that provides access to Chemical Abstracts and MEDLINE. These resources index journal articles, book chapters, patents, conference proceedings, technical reports, and dissertations as well as book reviews and biological information.
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WorldCat • http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=WorldCat;FSIP%20
WorldCat is the largest online public access catalog for resources.
Complete list of subscription e-journals • http://www.centenary.edu/library/research/ejournals
Other suggested e-journals and e-journal collections:
Electronic Full Text Journals (Search "Chemistry") • http://atoz.ebsco.com.centenary.idm.oclc.org/Titles/3423?lang=en&lang.menu=en&lang.subject=en
American Chemical Society Publications • http://pubs.acs.org/about.html
Annual Review of Analytical Chemistry • http://www.annualreviews.org/journal/anchem
Annual Review of Biochemistry • https://centenary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://biochem.annualreviews.org
Annual Review of Physical Chemistry • http://physchem.AnnualReviews.org
Biochemical Journal • http://www.biochemj.org/bj/default.htm
e-Polymers • http://www.e-polymers.org
A blog about science and technology.
Hyle: International Journal for the Philosophy of Chemistry • http://www.hyle.org/
Journal of Biochemistry • http://jb.oxfordjournals.org/
Journal of Biological Chemistry • http://www.jbc.org/
Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards & Technology • http://nvl.nist.gov/nvl3.cfm?doc_id=89&s_id=117
Science News • http://www.sciencenews.org/
An online magazine of the Society for Science and Technology
Australian Journal of Education in Chemistry (AusJEC) • http://www.raci.org.au/divisions/further-information-2
Formerly titled, "The Australian Journal of Chemical Education," this journal is published by the Royal Australian Chemical Institute. It covers teaching and learning of chemistry at all levels.
Complete list of subscription e-books • http://www.centenary.edu/library/research/ebooks
Other suggested e-books and e-book collections:
Academic Chemistry Departments in the U.S. • http://guides.library.ucsb.edu/chemuniv
Basic Liquid Chromatography by Kazalevich and McNair • http://hplc.chem.shu.edu/HPLC/index.html
A textbook on High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)
Basics of NMR by Joseph Hornak Text online • http://www.cis.rit.edu/htbooks/nmr/nmr-main.htm
Chromatography books online • http://www.chromatography-online.org
Dictionary of Compounds: ChemIDplus • http://sis.nlm.nih.gov/chemical.html
Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB) • http://www.doabooks.org/
National Academy Press • http://www.nap.edu/
Online Books Page • http://digital.library.upenn.edu/books/
WebSpectra: Problems in NMR & IR Spectroscopy • http://w3.chem.ucla.edu/~webspectra/
American Chemical Society Website • http://portal.acs.org/portal/acs/corg/content
American Society for Mass Spectrometry • http://www.asms.org/
Resources of Scholarly Societies: Chemistry • http://www.scholarly-societies.org/chemistry_soc.html
Royal Society of Chemistry: ChemSoc • http://www.rsc.org
Other Suggested Online Chemistry Resources
California Separation Science Society Online CaSSS • http://www.casss.org/
ChemDex links to over 7,000 chemistry sites, divided by branches as well. • http://www.chemdex.org/
Chemistry World • http://www.rsc.org/chemistryworld
News, podcasts, webinars, and job searches.
ChemWeb offers many free resources. • http://www.chemweb.com/
Offers chemistry news, links to journals, information on conferences and events. Also home of The Alchemist, ChemWeb's newsletter.
Chromatographic Society discussion group chromatography & separation techniques • http://www.chromsoc.com/
Integrated Spectral Data Base System for Organic Compounds, Japan • http://riodb01.ibase.aist.go.jp/sdbs/cgi-bin/cre_index.cgi?lang=eng
Institute of Theoretical Chemistry • http://www.theochem.kun.nl/
Link to student research (reports and thesis), lesson plans. Use literature database link as your search function.
Library of Congress: Virtual Reference Shelf • http://www.loc.gov/rr/askalib/virtualref.html#science
NIST Chemistry WebBook • http://webbook.nist.gov/chemistry/
National Science Foundation. Division of Chemistry • http://www.nsf.gov/div/index.jsp?div=CHE
Organic Chemistry Resources worldwide • http://www.organicworldwide.net/
Research Gate • http://www.researchgate.net/literature
Rolf Claessen’s Chemistry Index • http://www.claessen.net/chemistry/
ScienceWorld, Wolfram Research, Chemistry • http://scienceworld.wolfram.com/chemistry/
Theoretical Chemistry • http://simons.hec.utah.edu/TheoryPage/index.html
NEW Suggested Online Chemistry Resources!
ChemCollective • http://chemcollective.org/home
A collection of of engaging, online activities created by Carnegie Mellon University faculty who are interested in chemistry education. It provides virtual labs, scenario-based learning activities, tutorials and concept tests.
ChemistryGuide • http://www.chemistryguide.org/
This site provides a directory and search engine of chemistry resources. There are approximately 250 resources in the directory, and it can be browsed by topics such as green chemistry and chemistry dictionaries.
LearnChemistry • http://www.rsc.org/learn-chemistry/wiki/Main_Page
LearnChemistry Higher Education is published by the Royal Society of Chemistry and provides practical guides for students and instructors on how to read a scientific article, how to cite sources in the Royal Society of Chemistry format and how to perform pedagogical research in the STEM disciplines.
Chemical Education Digital Library (ChemED DL) • http://www.chemeddl.org/
Sponsored by the National Science Foundation, ChemED DL provides access to numerous digital, education resources, such as interactive Periodic Table, organic stereochemistry tutorials, a virtual laboratory, biographies of chemists and more.
The Green Chemistry Education Network(GCEdNet) • http://cmetim.ning.com/
Sponsored by the University of Oregon and the National Science Foundation, GCEdNet is a network of educators from colleges, universities, community colleges and high schools who exchange ideas on incorporating green chemistry into the curriculum. This site also includes links to green chemistry news resources published by the American Chemical Society, Yale University, the University of Massachusetts Lowell and other organizations.