SciFinder® is a database of comprehensive and authoritative sources in chemistry and related sciences. You can search for substances, reactions, and patent and journal articles. You have to register a personal SciFinder account before you can use this database.
Having trouble searching SciFinder? This guide can help! How to Search SciFinder
Tutorials on how to use SciFinder:
- Input Chemical Structures
- Search for a Specific Reaction or Reaction Type
- Search for a Specific Topic
- Search for Patents
Web of Science provides access to Science Citation Index (SCI), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) and Arts and Humanities Citation Index (A&HCI). These indexes contain references that have been cited in other articles. You can use these citations to perform cited reference searches (locate articles that cite an earlier publication). How to export to RefWorks.
Having trouble searching Web of Science? This guide can help! How to Search Web of Science
ACS Journals and Magazines
Selected journals published by the American Chemical Society.
Selected journals published by the Royal Society of Chemistry
Applied Science & Technology Source
Includes articles on management, employment, and financial trends in the scientific and technological fields. Thanks to MeL.
General Science Full Text
Covers everything from supernovas to marine pollution. Here you'll find articles from 160 journals and magazines from the United States and Great Britain. How to export to RefWorks
Full-text journals published by Elsevier; coverage is generally from 1995-present. How to export to RefWorks
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed research literature with more than 20,500 titles from more than 5,000 international publishers. Scopus offers researchers a quick, easy and comprehensive resource to support their research needs in the scientific, technical, medical and social sciences fields and arts and humanities. It also contains tools that track, analyze and visualize scholarly work.
The website of the American Chemical Society.
"A free chemical structure database providing fast text and structure search access to over 26 million structures from hundreds of data sources." Sponsored by the RSC.
A guide to the development and characteristics of the Periodical Table of Elements.
- The New York Times Science Section - leading US newspaper
- BBC News Science Section - UK news source
- EurekAlert! - created by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
- Nature News - science news articles from Nature Publishing Group
- New Scientist - UK science & technology magazine
- Smithsonian magazine Science Section - publication by the Smithsonian Institute in Washington D.C.
- National Public Radio Science Section
You may request materials we don't have and we'll borrow them from another library for you.
Refworks allows you to create a personal database of references and automatically generate formatted bibliographies for your projects.