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Chemistry: Home

About this Guide

This is a brief guide to library and internet research sources for Chemistry. Use the tabs above to find resources you can utilize in your research.

Depending on your topic, resources in other subject areas may be useful as well.

For assistance finding or using research resources and tools, please set up a personal research session to meet with a librarian.

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CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (Online) (also in print in Science Reference: QD65 .H23) - A classic and extensive source for physical constants, chemical properties and other data pertaining to chemistry and physics. Data is displayed in tables; the handbook is updated annually.

Local Links and Info

Call Number locations for Chemistry Books in Science Library (Wesleyan uses the Library of Congress Classification System; see Library of Congress for complete description.)

QD - Chemistry

QD 1-65 - General Works

QD 71-142 - Analytical chemistry

QD 146-197 - Inorganic chemistry

QD 241-449 - Organic chemistry

QD 450-899 - Physical and theoretical chemistry

QD 901-999 - Crystallography