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Chemistry - key resources

InfoDatabase title
Further informationMobile appAmerican Chemical Society Journals
Provides peer-reviewed research journals in the chemical and related sciences.
Further informationCRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics Online
Online access to the current edition of Handbook of Chemistry and Physics published by CRC Press.
Further informationMobile appInspec (Web of Science)
An abstracting/indexing database for journal and proceedings literature in physics, electrical/electronic engineering, computing, control engineering, mechanical engineering, production and manufacturing engineering, and information technology.
Further informationMobile appScienceDirect
Access full-text, peer reviewed journals, books, and reference works. Covers a broad range of subjects in the Social Sciences and Humanities, Health Sciences, Life Sciences, and, Physical Sciences and Engineering.
Further informationMobile appSciFinder Scholar (CAS)
First time users must register (see entry below). A chemical sciences research discovery tool that allows you to explore the CAS databases that contain literature from many scientific disciplines including biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, materials science, agricultural science, and more.
Further informationSciFinder Scholar (CAS) registration
First time users must register, use this link.
Further informationMobile appWeb of Science Core Collection
Provides access to the world's leading citation databases: Science Citation Index Expanded; Social Sciences Citation Index; Arts & Humanities Citation Index; Emerging Sources Citation Index; Index Chemicus; Book Citation Index; and, Conference Proceedings Citation Index. Authoritative, multidisciplinary content covers the highest impact journals, including Open Access journals and conference proceedings.

 

Chemistry - additional resources

InfoDatabase title
Further informationMobile appAnnual Reviews & Annual Reviews Backfile
Provides searchable abstracts and full-text access to analytic reviews (back to volume 1) in disciplines within the biomedical, life, physical, and social sciences.
Further informationMobile appBIOSIS Citation Index (Web of Science)
A citation database covering all major areas in the life sciences, with broad coverage in molecular and cell biology, pharmacology, endocrinology, genetics, neurosciences, infectious diseases, ecology and organismal biology.
Public accessMobile appChemSpider
A free-to-access collection of compound data from across the web. Provided by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), it aggregates chemical structures and their associated information into a single searchable repository.
Public accessChemWeb
Provides free access to information for research, product development, self-development, education, and businesses in Chemistry and related disciplines. The free membership registration provides access to journal abstracts, papers, books, conferences, news, forums and selected full-text articles.
Further informationCOS Conference Papers Index (ProQuest)
This database provides citations to papers and poster sessions presented at major scientific meetings around the world. Subject emphasis since 1995 has been in the life sciences, environmental sciences and the aquatic sciences, while older material also covers physics, engineering and materials science.
Further informationEncyclopedia of Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry (EIBC) (Wiley)
An updating reference work that combines the Encyclopedia of Inorganic Chemistry and the Handbook of Metalloproteins. The coverage spans basic inorganic chemistry principles to the latest thinking and developments in materials, energy, bioscience, nanoscience and catalysis.
Public accessMobile appGreenFILE (EBSCOhost)
A database covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
Further informationMobile appIOPscience
An online service for full-text journal content covering scientific, technical and medical fields.
Further informationKanopy
A streaming service that provides access to video content sourced from leading suppliers. The Library subscribes to a selection of titles from this collection. To use the advanced functionality, users are required to sign in. First-time users will need to create an account.
Further informationMedline (Ovid)
An indexing database that covers the international literature on biomedicine, including the allied health fields and the biological and physical sciences, humanities, and information science as they relate to medicine and health care.
Further informationMerck Index Online
A full-text databases of information on chemicals, drugs and biologicals.
Further informationOfficial Methods of Analysis of AOAC International (OMA) Online
An international source of chemical and microbiological methods, with many countries and organizations contributing their expertise to standards development and method validation. For access details please email: eresources.library@otago.ac.nz
Further informationProQuest Atmospheric Science Collection
The collection contains atmospheric science related full-text articles, granular access to figures and tables within articles, and the entire range of bibliographic records from Meteorological & Geoastrophysical Abstracts (MGA).
Further informationProQuest Biological Science Collection
This collection contains biological science related full-text articles, figures and tables within articles, and the bibliographic records from Biological Sciences database. Biological Sciences provides access to literature from serials, conference proceedings, technical reports, monographs and patents.
Further informationProQuest Dissertations & Theses A&I
A collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, from 1743 to the present day. Where available, the database includes a 24-page preview. Dissertations published since July 1980 include a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master's theses published since 1988 include 150-word abstracts.
Further informationReference Module in Chemistry, Molecular Sciences and Chemical Engineering (Elsevier)
Combines related content from Elsevier reference works into a single source of information that is continuously updated.
Further informationMobile appRoyal Society of Chemistry (RSC) Journals
Scientific publisher of journals in biology, biophysics, chemical science, materials, medicinal drug discovery and physics.
Further informationMobile appRSC eBook Collection
An expanding online reference library containing chemical science books published by the Royal Society of Chemistry.
Further informationScience Database (ProQuest)
Supports academic research in both the applied and general sciences with access to full-text titles. Subject coverage includes: General science, Materials science, Aerospace,Engineering, Computers, Physics, Telecommunications, Transportation, and Military.
Further informationMobile appScopus
A multidisciplinary abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature covering the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and the arts and humanities. The database includes more than 5,000 international publishers including Elsevier (ScienceDirect), Springer, Wiley-Blackwell, Taylor & Francis, and Sage.
Further informationMobile appSpringerLink
Full-text, peer reviewed journals, books, and reference works. Subjects include: architecture, design, behavioral science, biomedical and life sciences, business, economics, chemistry, materials science, computer science, earth and environmental science, humanities, social sciences, law, mathematics, statistics, medicine, physics, and, professional and applied computing.
Further informationMobile appTaylor & Francis Online
A collection of full text journals in humanities, social sciences, science and technology from Taylor & Francis, Routledge and Psychology Press, including access to back issues from 1997 where available.
Public accessTe Puna
A web-based search service giving access to the bibliographic details of what is held in New Zealand and international libraries.
Further informationWiley Online Library
A collection of full-text scientific, technical, medical, social science and business journals published by Wiley.