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What's in the Guide


Welcome to the Chemistry Research Guide!

Welcome! My name is Ian Gordon and I am the Liaison Librarian for Chemistry. Please browse the attached lists of often used and most popular Library databases, books, e-books, full-text databases and selected Internet web resources.

If you need further assistance please book an appointment using the red "Book a Consultation" tab located on the bottom left side of this page e-mail or phone me at 905 688 5550 ext. 3727. 

ChemDraw software is available to the Brock Community to assist with creating structures and reactions in addition to searching SciFinder and Reaxys databases. Register now!

Cambridge Crystallography Database (WebCSD) is licensed by the Brock Library, but administered by Razvan Simionescu in the Chemistry Department.

Most often used resources in this guide include ChemSpider, PubChem, Google ScholarSciFinder, Reaxys, ACS Style Guide, Brock Chemistry Ph.D dissertations and Chemistry M.Sc. theses.

CHEM 2P20 Fall 2018 ppt slides

CHEM 2P21 Winter 2019 ppt slides

Chemistry Information Literacy: Strategies to Make it Happen! ppt slides (Chemistry Librarians Workshop Carleton University, May 28, 2019)

12 Design Principles of Green Chemistry (ACS)

Ten Threats to Global Health in 2019 (WHO)