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Magnifying glass  Databases for Chemistry Literature

Essential Research Tools

Good Places to Start:

Science DirectAcademic Search PremierACS

Academic Search Premier

This multi-disciplinary scholarly database includes more than 600 chemistry journals. (from EBSCO)

1975–current | Some full text | More info


Provides access to journals from the American Chemical Society–a comprehensive collection of peer-reviewed journals in the chemical and related sciences.

Full text | Browse journal list | More info

Angewandte Chemie (International Edition)

This index provides citations and abstracts for articles published in Angewandte Chemie (International Edition), a leading general chemistry journal. If you need the full-text of an article, request it through our interlibrary loan page.

Abstracts | 1998-current


Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition

This resource provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Coverage of nursing and allied health is particularly strong. Includes the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide. (from EBSCO)

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This life-sciences database includes more than 250 chemistry journals.

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Sage Journals

This science database includes coverage of biochemistry.

1847-current | Some full text

Science Direct

This science database includes more than 580 chemistry journals.

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Wiley Journals

The Wiley web site provides abstracts of articles published in Wiley journals, including Angewandte Chemie International Edition, a leading general chemistry journal. If you need the full text of an article, use SMU’s Publication Finder to see if it is available in the Fitzgerald Library. If it is not available, you may order it through interlibrary loan.

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Contact your liaison librarian

Lori Pesik

Lori Pesik
(507) 457-6665

See Also:

Start your research with CREDO

An online reference source with links to databases and the catalog

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