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Chemistry Resources

Welcome to the Chemistry Research Guide! Within this guide, you will find information and links to Chemistry-related resources that you may find useful for your classwork and research.

What is a reference source?

chemistry book
Reference sources are generally meant to be consulted rather than read cover to cover. Chemistry references typically provide topic overviews, chemical data, or citations to chemical literature. Examples of reference sources include handbooks, encyclopedias, and dictionaries.


 include articles that provide background and overview information on topics of interest. 


Handbooks can be used to look up quick facts, such as property data, units of measurement, processes, and safety information.

The following handbooks are available in print!

Use the call numbers guide to determine where print books are located.


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