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Chemistry: Online Resources

Chemistry: Online Resources


ACS Digital Archives - Access to the full text of the American Chemical Society journal archives dating back to 1879. This database requires a NetID for access.

CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (2 concurrent users only.) - The CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics is a compendium of factual data relating to chemistry, physics, astronomy, mathematics, and other fields of science.

Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology - Brief articles on chemical substances - including their properties, manufacturing, and uses - as well as industrial processes and unit operations in chemical engineering and related subjects. Coverage: 2012-2015.

Science Direct - Elsevier's journal portal provides full-text access to select (only titles with "Full-text available" icon are subscribed to) scientific, technical, and medical journals. Provides access to over 3,800 periodical titles and over 37,000 books. Some articles may be downloaded free of charge; others must be purchased.

See also Science (General) Online Resources links

TOXNET - Collection of information sources related to chemicals and drugs, environmental health, occupational safety, risk assessment, and toxicology.

Online Magazines/Journals

Popular Science - Full-text access from November 1, 2002 to present. Select Popular Science from the resulting list. Offered through NewsBank's America's News Magazines.

Science Online - provides full-text access to Science issues from 1997 to the present.

Science Illustrated - Full-text access from February 1, 2009 to present. Select Science Illustrated from the resulting list. Offered through NewsBank's America's News Magazines.

Open Access Sources and Web Sites

Atomic Structure and the Periodic Table - an "online textbook" of atomic structure and the periodic table.

Chemical Education Digital Library - A storehouse of tested digital resources for chemical education.

Chemical Engineer's Resource Page - discussion of optimization of chemical processes, spreadsheet solutions, design and lab reports (complete, online examples), links to experts in their fields, and more.

ChemiCool Periodic Table of Elements and Chemistry - Includes an interactive periodic table with links to comprehensive information about each of the elements, and a history of the periodic table.

Chemistry Webexercises Directory - designed as a directory for a limited number of educational chemistry resources on the Internet.

The Oesper Collections in the History of Chemistry, University of Cincinnati - This site is dedicated to the Oesper Collections in the History of Chemistry. The collections consist of The Apparatus Museum, the rare Books and Journals collection, and the historical Portraits and Prints collection.

Periodic Table Live! - An interactive periodica table, which is one of many resources that are part of the Chemical Education Digital LIbrary.

See also Science (General) Online Resources links

General Online Databases - Use the links below to find more information in this subject area

Online Books and Catalogs
Online Video Resources
Journal / Magazine Article Databases
Newspaper Article Databases
Reference Databases