Chemistry

Major Research Tools

Full-text

Coverage: varies

Full text of chemistry and chemical engineering journals published by the American Chemical Society from their first issue to the current issue.

Full-text, Reference

Authoritative, comprehensive encyclopedia on chemical engineering.

Index

Coverage: 1907-present

Electronic version of Chemical Abstracts, an index of articles, patents, technical reports, and other materials covering chemistry, biochemistry, and chemical engineering. Includes a feature that allows users to search by drawing chemical structures.

Index

Coverage: 1955-present

Index covering the journal literature of science and technology. Allows you to search for a topic, an author, or for articles that cite a known author or work.

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Full-text, Index

Index coverage: vol. 1 - present; Full-text coverage: 1996-present

Full text of articles reviewing the scholarly literature for a variety of topics in the physical, biomedical, and social sciences.

Index

Database of chemical substances cited in National Library of Medicine databases. "Locator links" allow immediate searching of the chemical in additional NLM databases.

Database of chemical structures. Includes property data, chemical vendors, and other information.

Data

Scientific data on each chemical element from the National Institute of Standards and Technology's Physical Measurement Laboratory.

Data

Latest values of the basic constants and conversion factors of physics and chemistry recommended for international use by CODATA (Committee on Data for Science and Technology).

Full-text

Thermochemical, thermophysical, and ion energetics data compiled by the National Institute of Standards and Technology under the Standard Reference Data Program.

Index, Reference

Database of chemical structures of small organic molecules and information on their biological activities. Includes links to records in scientific literature databases. From the National Center for Biotechnology Information.

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Toxicological profile information sheets are available for more than 250 hazardous substances found at National Priorities List (NPL) sites. Profiles are peer-reviewed and include health effects, chemical and physical information, regulations, a glossary, and references to key studies and other literature. Prepared by the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), a division of the CDC.

Gateway

Cluster of databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, and related areas. It includes the Hazardous Substances Data Bank, TOXLINE, the Toxics Release Inventory, ChemIDplus, TOXMAP and more. (See the factsheet for information on database contents.) From the National Library of Medicine.

Full-text, Reference

Authoritative source on industrial chemistry. Includes coverage of chemical substances and their production and application, process engineering, and environmental and occupational safety.

Full-text, Reference

Authoritative encyclopedia covering biomedical engineering, biomechanics, and biomaterials.