Chemistry Information Resources: Background Information

 

Handbooks and data

  • Combined Chemical Dictionary ONLINE
    Includes:
    • Dictionary of Organic Compounds
    • Dictionary of Natural Products
    • Dictionary of Inorganic and Organometallic Compounds
    • Dictionary of Drugs
    • Dictionary of Carbohydrates
    • Dictionary of Food Products
    • Dictionary of Marine Natural Products
    • Dictionary of Commonly Cited Compounds
  • International tables for crystallography ONLINE
    Includes:
    • Volume A: Space-group symmetry
    • Volume A1: Symmetry relations between space groups
    • Volume B: Reciprocal space
    • Volume C: Mathematical, physical and chemical tables
    • Volume D: Physical properties of crystals
    • Volume E: Subperiodic groups
    • Volume F: Crystallography of biological macromolecules
    • Volume G: Definition and exchange of crystallographic data

 

 

Dictionaries and terminology

  • Chemistry dictionary for word processors
    Download and install this dictionary created by a PhD candidate at UNC - Chapel Hill who got tired of Microsoft word underlining all his chemical terms in red as misspellings.

 

 

Encyclopedias

  • Encyclopedia of industrial chemical analysis. QD 131 E5
  • Kirk-Othmer encyclopedia of chemical technology. TP 9 K54 2004
  • Official methods of analysis of the Association of Official Analytical Chemists. S 587 A731

 

 

Biographical information