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Scholarly Literature: Books and Journals
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Search through all of our databases and catalogs, simultaneously. Use limits on the left side of the search results to limit to books or other formats.
|Ebook Central: Sample search for e-books with "environmental chemistry" in the title.|
|Spring 2019 course textbook online:
Principles of Environmental Chemistry, 3rd ed., by James Girard
A print copy of the 2nd edition is On Reserve for use in the Library; ask for QD 33.2 . G57 2010
Scholarly Journal Article Databases
|Academic Search Premier
A multi-disciplinary database.
|Applied Science & Technology Source
Covers scholarly journals, trade and industrial publications.
Use for secondary law resources (scholarly journal articles) from both domestic and international journals.
Covers aspects of human impact to the environment.
From animal feeds to zoonotic diseases, Agriculure Collection yields information in all agricultural-related areas for every kind of agricultural researcher.
|Environmental Studies and Policy Collection
A collection of over 800 journals and 6 subject specific Delmar reference titles provide robust coverage of environmental issues and policies, including diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests.
Scientific and technical scholarly research articles. To get articles you "order the document" (no fee for MMA students, faculty and staff), or fill out the online form. Enter your contact information, and the library will email you the articles within 1-3 days
EPA Test Methods
How To Understand SDSs - Cornell University
Chemical manufacturers are required by law to supply "Safety Data Sheets" (OSHA Form 174 or its equivalent) upon request by their customers.
CAS Registry number
Common Chemistry™ from Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) is a web resource that contains CAS Registry Numbers for approximately 7,900 chemicals of widespread general public interest.
Spectral Database for Organic Compounds, SDBS - AIST, Japan
SDBS integrated spectral database includes electron impact Mass (EI-MS), Fourier transform infrared (FT-IR), 1H nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR), 13C NMR, laser Raman, and an electron spin resonance (ESR) spectra
Nomenclature: Color Books
Nomenclature of Inorganic Chemistry - IUPAC Recommendations, 2005
Nomenclature of Organic Chemistry - IUPAC
Recommendations on Organic & Biochemical Nomenclature, Symbols & Terminology - IUPAC
American Chemical Society (ACS) Style
Avoid Plagiarism - Cite Your Sources The ACS Style Guide (American Chemistry Society) is the primary style guide used to cite reference resources in research papers in Chemistry. A print copy of the ACS style guide is on On Reserve at the Library’s Service Desk; ask for QD 8.5 .A25 2006 [RESERVES]
ACS Resources Online
ACS Style Guide - this is the full online guide from ACS
ACS : American Chemical Society Style Guide - brief guidelines
ACS Citation Style: Brief Examples
CAS Source Index (CASSI) Search Tool - Use to identify journal titles and abbreviations for publications indexed by the American Chemical Society
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