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General Chemistry or multidisciplinary items

Books | Dictionaries | Dissertations | Encyclopedias | Handbooks and Data Compilations | Introductory Tutorials | Journal Articles | Meta-Web Sites | Miscellaneous | Treatises

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Analytical Chemistry

Chromatography | Encyclopedias | Handbooks & Data Compilations | Meta-Web Sites | Methods | Microscopy | Spectroscopy

 

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  • Chromatography
    • Chrom Ed Series By R.P.W. Scott
      An introduction to chromatography that includes sections on:
      • Principles and Practice of Chromatography
      • Gas Chromatography
      • Liquid Chromatography
      • Gas Chromatography Detectors
      • Liquid Chromatography Detectors
      • Plate Theory and Extensions
      • The Mechanism of Chromatographic Retention
      • The Thermodynamics of Chromatography
      • Dispersion in Chromatography Columns
      • Extra Column Dispersion
      • Preparative Chromatography
  • Encyclopedias
  • Handbooks and Data Compilations
    • Analytical Chemistry Handbook
      QD78 .D43 1995 Science Reference
    • Food Chemicals Codex
      Access via Knovel
    • Official and Standarized Methods of Analysis
      QD75.2 .W38x Science Reference
    • Practical Handbook of Spectroscopy
      QD95 .P73 1991 Science Reference
    • For spectra compilations see below.
    • See also: Property Data Index for Chemical Substances
  • Meta-Web Sites
  • Methods
    • Analytical Chemistry Handbook
      QD78 .D43 1995 Science Reference
    • EPA Test Methods
      Many (but not all) EPA test methods are online. To find EPA test methods:
    • Food Chemicals Codex
      Access via Knovel
    • Official and Standarized Methods of Analysis
      QD75.2 .W38x Science Reference
    • Official Methods of Analysis of AOAC International
      S587 A73 2000 Science Reference
    • Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater
      QD142 .A5 1998 Science Reference
    • Standard Methods of Chemical Analysis
      QD131 .S68 1962 Science Reference
  • Microscopy
    • Molecular Expressions Galleria
      Photographs taken through a microscope of silicon, pharmaceuticals, computer chips, phytochemicals, DNA, vitamins, amino acids, birthstones, pesticides, drinks, trees, buckyballs, dinosaur bones, feathers, food, moon rocks, and more!
  • Spectroscopy
    • See separate page on Spectroscopy
    • Infra-red (IR)
      • Food Chemicals Codex
        Access via Knovel
        IR spectra contained in section 4.

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Associations, Organizations, and Societies

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Biochemistry

Dictionaries | Handbooks and Data Compilations | Meta-Web Sites | Miscellaneous | Structure Databases | Textbooks Online | Tutorials | Treatises

 

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Biographies

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Biophysical Chemistry

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See also resources under Biochemistry

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Calculators

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Career Information

  • Job Hunting
    • Academic Careers Online
      Job searching is free; employers pay fee to post positions.
    • Academic Jobs EU
      As the title indicates, this site is restricted to academic positions in Europe. All disciplines are covered.
    • Careers and Job Centre (ChemSoc)
      Primarily UK job listings. Includes an annotated listing of international web sites for job vacancies. There are also links to recruitment agencies, graduate careers sites, and other careers advice sites.
    • ChemJobs.Com
      Jobs for chemists and chemical engineers. Partial listing of jobs on home page plus search engine for finding more postings. Users may request e-mail updates.
    • ChemJobs.Net
      Includes U.S. and Canadian postings as well as international for chemists, biochemists, pharmaceutical scientists and chemical engineers. Free e-mail alerts.
    • ChemSeer.Com
      International in scope.
    • Chemical and Engineering News: ChemJobs
      The "Jobseeker Resources" section includes information on how to post your resume, how to set up alerts, view employer profiles, create an account, and tips and trends.
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
      Weekly listing of academic positions; subscribers have early access to postings; includes a section on advice for the job seeker.
    • Nature Jobs (Nature [magazine])
      International listing of jobs. Jobs can be searched by categories such as analytical chemistry, applied chemistry, biochemistry, cancer research, catalysis, chemical engineering, chemistry, computational chemistry, drug discovery, education, environmental chemistry, inorganic chemistry, materials science, medicinal and pharmaceutical chemistry, nuclear chemistry, organic chemistry, pharmacology, physical chemistry, spectroscopy, and theoretical/computational chemistry.
    • Science Careers (American Association for the Advancement of Science.)
      Includes job listings from current issue of Science magazine, lists of meetings, and a salary calculator. Receive job alerts by e-mail.
    • Science's Next Wave: JobsNet
      Search the last 4 weeks of job listings from Science magazine. Also includes links to other job and career information sites.
    • ScienceJobs.com
      Covers bioscience and chemistry. Job search can be refined by location, type of job, keywords and by over 20 specific subject specialities.
    • SciJobs.Org
      Search for jobs by location and employer type. Free job alerts.
  • Career Information
    • Career Choices for Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
      Includes job descriptions, industry profiles, links to online resources for guides, job listings, internships, salary information and the American Institute of Chemical Engineers' career services.
    • Employment Outlook
      Articles from Chemical and Engineering News, November 6, 2006 issue.
    • Occupational Outlook Handbook
      "The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. Revised every two years, the Handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations."
    • Occupational Projections and Training Data
      "This statistical and research supplement to the 2004-05 Occupational Outlook Handbook presents detailed, comprehensive statistics used in preparing the Handbook. It also discusses how the data are prepared and presents new research—information that is valuable to training officials, education planners, vocational and employment counselors, jobseekers, and others interested in occupational information. "

 

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Chemical Engineering

Dictionaries | Handbooks and Data Compilations | History | Meta-Web Sites

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See also separate page: Chemical Engineering

  • Dictionaries
    • Encyclopedic Dictionary of Named Processes in Chemical Technology
      TP155.7 .C664 Science Reference
  • Handbooks and Data Compilations
    • Perry's Chemical Engineers' Handbook
      TP151 .P45 1997 Science Reserve
      Accessible online via Knovel.
    • Faith, Keyes and Clark's Industrial Chemicals
      TP200 .F3 1975 Science Reference
      Too outdated to use for economic and regulatory information but still useful for the production methods for the major chemicals.
    • Rules of Thumb for Chemical Engineers
      TP151 .R85 1998 Science Reference
    • See also: Property Data Index
  • History
  • Meta-Web Sites

 

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Chemical Industry

See also: Product Catalogs for where to purchase a specific compound.

  • Chemical Market Reporter
    (former names: Chemical Marketing Reporter; Oil, Paint and Drug Reporter)
    TP1 O4 Current Issues in Noble Library Current Periodicals Room; older volumes on microfilm.
    Best place to find prices of chemicals, unfortunately, as of April 2005, the print version of the journal no longer carries prices. Indexed in ABI/Inform and Business and Industry Index.
    • Chemical Profiles
      Includes producers and capacity, demand, growth, price (historical and current), uses, strengths, weaknesses, and outlook for the major bulk chemicals. These are the same profiles published in the Chemical Market Reporter.
  • SciFinder Scholar
    Available only to ASU faculty, staff and students. To find manufacturers and/or prices of a compound, use the Locate -> Locate Substances -> Substance Identifier search and click on the red flask (commercial availability) icon.

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Citation Information

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Conferences

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Consultants

Copyright

 

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Crystallography

Calculators & Convertors | Directories | Encyclopedias & Tutorials | Handbooks & Data Compilations | Meta-Web Sites | Tutorials

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See also: Biochemistry, Minerals, Molecular Modeling, Phase Diagrams

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Education

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E-journal Lists

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Electrochemistry

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Food Chemistry

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Fun Stuff (for chemists and others!)

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Genealogy

Tracing intellectual lines via PhD advisors and mentors.

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History of Chemistry and the Early Literature

Archival Collections | Associations | Dictionaries | Full Text Books | Full Text Journal Articles | Highly Cited Works | Images | Meta-Web Sites | Miscellaneous | Timelines

See also: Periodic Table - History

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Inorganic Chemistry

Encyclopedias | Meta-Web Sites | Treatises

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  • Encyclopedias
    • Encyclopedia of Inorganic Chemistry
      QD148 .E53 Science Reference
  • Meta-Web Sites
  • Treatises
    • Comprehensive Inorganic Chemistry
      QD151 .S69 Science 3rd floor
    • Inorganic Reactions and Methods
      QD501 .I623 Science 3rd floor
    • Inorganic Syntheses
      QD156 .I56 Science Reference
    • Mellor's Comprehensive Treatise on Inorganic and Theoretical Chemistry
      QD31 .M52 Science Reference
    • Nouveau Traité de Chimie Minérale
      QD151 .P32 Science Reference

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Jobs and Career Information

Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)

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Molecular Modeling, Chemoinformatics and Computer-Aided Design

Chemoinformatics is also called cheminformatics or chemical Informatics.

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See also: Software

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Nomenclature

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Organic Chemistry

Handbooks and Data Compilations | Meta-Web Sites | Reactions | Synthesis | Treatises | Tutorials

 

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  • Treatises
    • Comprehensive Heterocyclic Chemistry
      QD400 .C65 Science Reference
    • Comprehensive Organic Chemistry
      QD245 .C65 Science Reference
    • Comprehensive Organic Functional Group Transformations
      QD262 .C534 Science Reference
    • Comprehensive Organic Synthesis
      QD262 .C535 Science Reference
    • Comprehensive Organic Transformations
      QD262 .L355 Science Reference
    • Organic Syntheses
      QD262 .O7 Science Reference
      QD262 .O722 Science Reference
    • Reagents for Organic Synthesis (Fieser and Fieser)
      QD262 .F5 Science Reference
    • Rodd's Chemistry of Carbon Compounds
      QD251 .R62 Science 3rd floor
  • Tutorials

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Organometallic Chemistry

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Patents

  • To find a copy of a specific patent use:
  • To search for patents related to a specific compound use:
    • Chemical Abstracts/SciFinder Scholar
      Search by "Chemical Substance"; once the compound is found click on "Get References", then click on "Analyze/Refine" and "refine" by "Document Type" - "Patents".

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Periodic Tables

History | News | Tables

 

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Phase Diagrams

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Photosynthesis

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Physical Chemistry, Kinetics and Reactions

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See also: General Chemistry: Tutorials for tutorials containing basic information on reactions and kinetics.

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Polymers

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Preprints

 

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Product Catalogs

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Software

Stoichiometry

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