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American Chemical Society Journals & Archive
Current full text access to select journal titles and the entire ACS archives from 1879 to 1995.
Cambridge Structural Database
From Cambridge Crystallographic Data Center. The CSD is the world's repository for small-molecule organic and metal-organic crystal structures. Access only from dedicated terminals. Contact Jane Suda (email@example.com) for information.
ChemRxiv is a free submission, distribution and archive service for unpublished preprints in chemistry and related areas.
A free chemical structure database providing fast access to over 25 million structures, properties and associated information. By integrating and linking compounds from more than 400 data sources, it enables researchers to discover the most comprehensive view of freely available chemical data from a single online search. Owned by the Royal Society of Chemistry.
National Institute of Standards and Technology
NIST Chemistry Webbook provides convenient access to a variety of physical and chemical property data on well defined chemical species and reactions
PubChem is an open chemistry database at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). They collect information on chemical structures, identifiers, chemical and physical properties, biological activities, patents, health, safety, and toxicity data.
Explore the Chemical Abstracts Service databases containing literature on biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, materials and agriculture. ONLY FOR REGISTERED USERS. Make sure to logout when finished.Contact Katie Wolf (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you need help.
Produced by The National Library of Medicine, Toxicology Data Network is a group of databases that covers areas of toxicology including chemicals and drugs, environmental health, risk assessment and regulation, occupational safety and health, diseases and the environment, and poisoning.
Citizen Science Resources
CitSci.org was developed through the Natural Resources Ecology Lab (NREL) at Colorado State University as an initiative to promote citizen involvement in scientific research. It provides tools for the entire research process including: creating new projects, managing project members, building custom data sheets, analyzing collected data, and gathering participant feedback.
CitizenScience.gov is an official government website designed to accelerate the use of crowdsourcing and citizen science across the U.S. government. The site provides a portal to three key components: a catalog of federally supported citizen science projects, a toolkit to assist federal practitioners with designing and maintaining their projects, and a gateway to a community of hundreds of citizen science
Citizen Science Association
The Citizen Science Association (CSA) is a member-driven organization that connects people from a wide range of experiences around one shared purpose: advancing knowledge through research and monitoring done by, for, and with members of the public.
SciStarter is an online community dedicated to improving the citizen science experience for project managers and participants. Over 3,000 projects and events are searchable by location, scientific topic, and age level, and by joining SciStarter, members can track their contributions and provide valuable feedback. SciStarter also supports researchers in managing projects, including best practices for engaging participant partners.
The Zooniverse is the world’s largest and most popular platform for people-powered research. This research is made possible by volunteers — more than a million people around the world who come together to assist professional researchers. The goal is to enable research that would not be possible, or practical, otherwise. Zooniverse research results in new discoveries, datasets useful to the wider research community, and many publications.
Chemistry Oriented Citizen Science Projects
Nurdle Patrol is a citizen science project run by the Mission-Aransas National Estuarine Research Reserve (Reserve) at the University of Texas Marine Science Institute in Port Aransas, Texas. The Reserve brings together scientists, landowners, policy-makers, and the public to ensure that coastal management decisions benefit flora and fauna, water quality, and people.
As part of the White House’s Precision Medicine Initiative, the FDA took a new approach in advancing precision medicine by enabling a collaborative community and supporting informatics platform: precisionFDA. Through precisionFDA, FDA is intent on building a strong community contributing toward a standards-based approach for ensuring the accuracy of genetic tests incorporating NGS-based technologies.
Full text of Annual Reviews on subscription, mostly in the sciences.
A full-text, open archive and distribution server for theoretical and applied scientific research papers. Hosted by Cornell University. Coverage 1991 to the present.
Elsevier ScienceDirect Journals
Full text of subscribed journals and four collections - Business, Management and Accounting, Economics and Econometrics, Psychology, and Social Sciences.
Hindawi Open Access Journals
Over one hundred peer-reviewed, Open Access journals across many areas of science, technology, and medicine, as well as several areas of social science.
Nature is a weekly international journal publishing the finest peer-reviewed research in all fields of science and technology.
Public Library of Science (PLoS)
A non-profit organization dedicated to making scientific literature freely available by publishing a suite of influential Open Access journals across all areas of science and medicine.
Over 27 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, online books, and other resources. MEDLINE is the primary component of PubMed. Citations may include links to full-text content in PubMed Central and publisher web sites. Records are indexed with NLM Medical Subject Headings (MeSH®). MEDLINE Citations are included in OneSearch.
For more information, see NIH Resources Guide.
Free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine.
On ProQuest's platform. A definitive resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences. Provides access to charts, diagrams, graphs, tables, photos, and other graphical elements vital to scientific and technical literature.
Scientific Style and Format Online
Council of Science Editors' flagship style manual online. The authoritative reference for all areas of science and related fields.
Abstract and citation database covering thousands of titles in Science, Social Sciences, Physical Sciences, Health Science, and Arts & Humanities going back to 1960.
Thieme Open Access Journals
Over fifty health, medicine and science Open Access titles.
Wiley Online Library
Full text of over 1,300 journals.
NOTE: Open lock icon next to a journal title indicates partial or full access. At the article level look for the icon for full text access. No icon means no access.
Chemistry Online Resources
The American Chemical Society
Founded in 1876 and chartered by U.S. Congress, the ACS is the worlds largest scientific society. The overseers of the ACS Journal and Archive.
ChemBioDraw is available at no cost to all Fordham, students, faculty, and staff.
Chemical Education Digital Library
Interactive digital content for use in chemical sciences education.
Dynamic Periodic Table
Site for interactive data on every element.
Kahn Academy - Chemistry
A collection of video tutorials that start with the basics of chemistry through organic chemistry.
The Materials Project
Open web-based access to computed information on known and predicted materials. Also has an analysis tool that lets users invent structures, visualize stability, and explore materials.
Open and online courses covering a variety of topics, including in depth Chemistry courses.
Royal Society of Chemisty
A society that promotes collaboration and publishes new research.
Large site designed to be of help and interest to both students and professionals.
Chemistry Podcasts and Youtube Channels
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