Last Updated: Apr 30, 2013
These databases are great for chemistry topics. If you are having trouble finding what you need in the databases on this guide, please contact Abby for suggestions and assistance.
- ACS Publications
This resource provides access to full-text scholarly journal articles published by the American Chemical Society. Most articles are available in both HTML and PDF format. 1879-present.
- Web of Science
This is a great multi-disciplinary database. It searches scholary journals in the sciences, social sciences, and arts & humanities.
Provides access to scholarly journal articles in chemistry, molecular biology and biomedical sciences. Search by research topic, author name, substance identifier, chemical structure, or chemical reaction. Millions of reactions and predicted & experimental properties.
PubChem provides information on the biological activities of small molecules. It is a component of NIH's Molecular Libraries Roadmap Initiative.
- Science Direct
Partial full text and illustrations for Elsevier journals covering science, technology and medicine. Coverage in some cases back to 1823.
PubMed is a highly respected, free biomedical database providing access to scholarly journal articles. Most helpful for those biology topics that involve medical/health issues. 1948-present.
Use the documents below as guides to using SciFinder. If you are having any difficulty finding information using SciFinder, please contact Sarah Beaubien.
This tutorial has helpful information for getting started with a SciFinder search.
This is a multidisciplinary database and should have information on a wide range of topics. If you aren't finding what you need in the databases on this guide, contact Sarah for suggestions and assistance.