For an overview of the Cycle of Scientific Communication click here: Scientific Communication.
For an outline of a Comprehensive Science Literature Review click here: Science Literature Review.
For tips on improving database search results click here: Improving Database Search Results.
Search specialized journals when looking for articles on your research topic. Some suggested browsing examples to look at are: Analytical Chemistry; Biochemistry; Chemical Reviews; Chemical Society Reviews; Chemistry Central; Inorganic Chemistry; Journal of Combinatorial Chemistry; Journal of Medicinal Chemistry; Journal of Natural Products; Nature Chemistry; Organometallics; Surface Science Reports.
Browse or Search Ejournal Packages (NOTE: Some allow keyword searching of article fulltext):
For an explanation of Popular vs. Scholarly (magazines versus research journals) click here: Popular vs. Scholarly.
For an explanation of Peer Review click here: Peer Review in 5 Minutes.
For an overview of placing article alerts click here: Article Alerts.
To find full journal titles from abbreviations, especially older titles, use CAS Source Index.
Book catalog resources:
Main Dewey Decimal call numbers for browsing Chemistry materials in the Mansfield Library book stacks:
540 Chemistry & allied sciences
For a more detailed view of Dewey Decimal call numbers click on: Dewey Decimal Classification Summaries
Here are some resources to help you manage your bibliographies: