Need to draw chemical structures? Or biological pathways?
Databases for scientific topics
Web of Knowledge/Web of Science (1900 -present)
Index to high-impact science, social science, engineering, arts and humanities research journals. Includes cited reference searching. Watch these videos to learn more:
- Comprehensive chemical information database. Covers scientific journals, patents, conference proceedings, and technical papers.
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- Use this URL to access the database: http://libraries.mit.edu/get/scifinder
- View SciFinder Tutorials to learn more about how to use SciFinder
Find articles, conference papers, and reports in all fields of engineering, plus physics, electronics, and more. Watch this video (3:48) to learn more.
A direct competitor to Web of Science. Index to science, social science, engineering, arts and humanities research journals. Includes cited reference searching.
Contains information about a polymeric macromolecules and data for polymers, monomers and other topics that are required for experimental and theoretical research and applications of polymers.
Find background information on polymer science.
Knovel: Engineering & Scientific Online Handbooks
Search for scientific & engineering information via an extensive collection of engineering & scientific e-books. Includes interactive tables & graphs. Just to mention few popular titles:
Contains hundreds of background articles in all fields of chemical engineering and chemical industry.
Contains hundreds of articles on chemical substances, with a focus on industrial processes and unit operations in chemical engineering, as well as covering fundamentals and scientific subjects related to the field.
See more e-books: http://libguides.mit.edu/ebooks.