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.
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ACS Journals and Magazines
Full-text publications from the American Chemical Society.
Full-text publications from the Royal Society of Chemistry.
Applied Science & Technology Full Text
Here you'll find articles on management, employment, and financial trends in the scientific and technological fields. How to export to RefWorks
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
You can check the availability of article full text if you use our link to Google Scholar, which will ask you to log in with your OU NetID. How to export to RefWorks See our guide to adding OU Libraries resources to Google Scholar
Full-text journals published by Elsevier; coverage is generally from 1995-present. How to export to RefWorks
An online directory of chemistry websites.
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.
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ACS Reference Guidelines
Research and Documentation Online (Bedford/St. Martin's Press)
A guide for students in every major discipline on how to find sources and cite them
Ulrich's Periodicals Directory
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