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Getting Started: Key Resources for Chemistry

This Chemistry guide provides links to key information resources and a variety of content including articles, data (properties, crystallography), e-books, as well as encyclopedias and handbooks. Chemical literature areas covered cross the five major disciplinary areas of chemistry: organic chemistry, biochemistry, inorganic chemistry, analytical chemistry, and physical chemistry.

Below are key resources to get you started in locating chemistry literature.

PLEASE NOTE:  Comprehensive literature searching in Chemistry requires consulting a variety of resources which are listed in the Databases section below. Since Chemistry is comprised of many distinct areas, you should also explore Related Subject Guides.