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Library resources for Chemists

Referencing styles

Our Academic Skills pages have information on the importance of referencing and the different referencing styles including ACS and RSC.

Key Databases

Key Subject Resources

These are the key databases we recommend that you use, listed alphabetically. A complete list is available from the A-Z resources page.

  • ChemSpider, Reaxys, and SciFinder-n are databases that search for literature, structures, reactions and properties.
  • Compendex, Scopus and Web of Science are useful for literature searching.

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