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A guide to library research tools for chemistry.

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Contains resources to support research in chemistry, chemical engineering, business and regulatory resources, and tools for managing information. 


Need to draw chemical structures? Or biological pathways?

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Open Access and Copyright

Open access at MIT:  Preserve your rights to share and reuse your articles with MIT’s OA policy.  Publish open access articles via  publisher agreements and OA initiatives.


Copyright & Fair Use:  Our agreements with publishers allow you to reuse their figures and text.  We provide expert guidance for copyright in and applying fair use guidelines.


Scholarly communications also covers: MIT and Elsevier, APIs, text and data mining, and funder requirements.

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Finding articles & research papers

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Citation and Data Management

Citation & Writing Tools:

Zotero: Organize citations and PDFs.

Overleaf: Easier collaborative writing with LaTeX.

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Data Management Services: We work with you to manage, store, and share your research information, data, or code throughout its lifecycle. Attend one of our workshops or email us at

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