Saturday, December 1, 2007

Clearinghouse for Chemical Information Instructional Materials

1 Major Tools or Databases
2 How and Where to Start
3 How and Where to Search: General
4 How and Where to Search: Specialized
5 Communicating in Chemistry
6 Miscellaneous

Major Tools or Databases
Chemical Abstracts and STN
Science Citation Index and Web of Knowledge
Beilstein Handbook of Organic Chemistry
Gmelin Handbook of Inorganic and Organometallic Chemistry
Landolt-Boernstein Numerical Data and Functional Relationships in Science and Technology
Cambridge Structural Database

How and Where to Start
Chemistry Guides
Current Awareness, Background Reading, and Document Delivery

How and Where to Search: General
Chemical Author or Corporate Name Searching
Chemical Subject Searching
Chemical Name and Formula Searching Aids
Chemical Structure Searching

How and Where to Search: Specialized
Chemical Synthesis or Reactions
Chemical Safety or Toxicology Information
Analytical Chemistry (Constitutional Chemistry)
Physical Property Searching
Chemical Patent Searching Aids
Cheminformatics Teaching Materials

Communicating in Chemistry
General Information about Chemical Publications or Databases
Chemical Nomenclature
Science Writing Tutorials and Courses

History, Biography, Directories, Chemical Industry Sources
How to Teach Chemical Information
Chemical Information Course Syllabi
Chemical Information Problem Sets and Exercises
Examinations for Chemical Information Courses

This page was originally created by Gary Wiggins. If you have a legitimate desire to contribute to its contents, please request an account from the sysop, Dr. David J. Wild, by e-mailing him at djwild @


1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Extremely simple to comprehend info. Thank you!