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Articles & Databases: Chemistry

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SciFinder Comprehensive index to world's literature in chemistry, biochemistry, and chemical engineering. It also provides access to research from many related scientific disciplines, including biomedical sciences, materials science, agricultural science, and more! Access restricted to Humboldt State students, faculty, and staff. All first-time users must REGISTER for a user account. More Details... 1907 to present (with some pre-1907 journal records)
ACS Publications Full text of more than 35 journals from the leading publisher of peer-reviewed research journals in the chemical and related sciences.  More Details... 1875 to present

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BIOSIS Previews Comprehensive index to the literature in all fields of biology including biochemistry, agrichemistry and enzymology. More Details... 1969 to present
Toxicology Abstracts Index to the literature on all aspects of toxicology. More Details... 1981 to present
Toxline Covers all areas of toxicology, including chemicals and pharmaceuticals, pesticides, environmental pollutants, and mutagens and teratogens. More Details... 1996 to present
Pollution Abstracts Index to scientific research and government policies on all types of pollution. More Details... 1981 to present
Scitation Index to physics and astronomy journals published by the American Institute of Physics as well as selected articles from other scientific journals. Includes research articles on chemical physics.  More Details... 1929 to present

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Google Scholar Index to scholarly journal articles and web pages in all academic disciplines. Good way to see who has cited an article. More Details... Vary
ScienceDirect Includes full-text articles from Elsevier and Academic Press journals covering the physical, life, health, and social sciences. More Details... 1996 to present
Scirus Scientific search engine that indexes articles, patents, pre-prints, technical reports and other scientific information available on the web. Vary
OmniFile Full Text Mega Index to scholarly and popular articles on many subjects, including chemistry and toxicology.  More Details... 1982 to present