Selected Ebooks for General and Introductory Chemistry
- Last Updated Apr 3, 2013
Access and use SciFinder through the web version for exploring chemical literature and substance information.
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- Last Updated Jul 5, 2012
Resources and how-to guide to use Reaxys efficiently
3,405 views this year
- Last Updated Aug 31, 2011
A guide to locating IR, NMR, mass spec, and other spectral data.
681 views this year
- Last Updated Apr 8, 2011
Basics for using ChemBioOffice/ChemBioDraw and brief introduction to applications of its different tools
1,222 views this year
- Last Updated Dec 7, 2012
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- Last Updated Aug 27, 2012
Provides resources, strategies, and information on conducting research in Biological Chemistry.
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- Last Updated Feb 22, 2013
A resource guide for chemical engineering information.
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"The National Science Foundation (NSF) has joined forces with NBC Learn and the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) to celebrate the International Year of Chemistry by creating "Chemistry Now"--a weekly, online video series that uncovers and explains the science of common, physical objects in our world and the changes they undergo every day."
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