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Online and and print information resources for chemistry and biochemistry researchers and students. Shortcut -

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Handouts for incoming graduate students, but also helpful for faculty, staff and undergrads.

About this Guide

This guide will help you start your research in Chemistry and Biochemistry.  Use the tabs to navigate this guide, and be sure to scroll down to see the content on each page. There are also guides for specific courses, like CHEM 105 (Physical Chemistry Laboratory) and CHEM 143 (Organic Chemistry Laboratory), as well as a separate guide for SciFinder.

Please email me if you have additional research questions, would like to set up an appointment, or have other sources to include in the guide.

Wireless & Off-Campus Access

Off-campus access (as well as on-campus wifi access) to most of these licensed electronic resources--databases, e-journals and e-books--is restricted to UC San Diego students, faculty and staff. Make sure to set up your computer to access the e-resources you need.