Article Indexes

Academic Search Premier
American Chemical Society Journal Search
ArticleFirst (OCLC FirstSearch)
ArticleFirst (WorldCat Local)
MEDLINE Complete
PubChem Project
Science & Technology Collection

Video Journals

Journal of Visualized Experiments: Science Education Database

Journal Abbreviation Sources 

 All That JAS: Find the full journal title when you have only the journal abbreviation. 


Information Literacy

Information Literacy in Chemistry


Science Information Tutorial by Cathy Palmer, Head of Education and Outreach, UC Irvine Libraries

Citation Managers

*Citavi - Free reference manager and knowledge organization
EasyBib: Free Bibliography and Citation Maker
EndNote (requires purchase, large expense)
*Mendeley - Free citation management system
NoodleTools (requires inexpensive annual subscription)
RefWorks (requires annual subscription, medium expense)
BibMe: Free Bibliography and Citation Maker

*Union College Library favorites


Mobile Apps & Websites


Useful Web Sites
NIST Chemistry Webbook
Information Bridge -- Technical reports and documents from the US Department of Energy
Common Chemistry (CAS Registry Numbers for a limited number of chemicals)
ChemSpider -- Free chemical structure database
Organic Syntheses
CAS Source Index (CASSI) Search Tool

Multimedia Content

Chemistry World Podcast
Chemistry in its Element: Compounds
The Periodic Table of Videos