SciFinder is a research discovery applications for chemistry. Use it to find for chemistry research. It indexes articles in chemistry journals and includes information on substances and reactions.
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The BC3 Library has several options for finding articles on chemistry topics. Below are individual chemistry journal subscriptions and databases that index chemistry journals.
Often, databases will only include a citation to an article and not the full-text. Use the BC3 Library's Request an Article form to request a copy of the article and receive it by email, usually within 24-48 hours, free of charge: Request an Article
Google Scholar includes both books and articles. Be careful when selecting that the source is reputable. If an article is not made freely available online, remember that you can use the BC3 Library's Request an Article service to request it and we will do our best to obtain it and email it to you - free of charge.
The BC3 Library has both print and electronic books for chemistry. They are all listed in the BC3 Library Catalog where you will find Dewey call numbers to locate books on the shelves (lower level of the library) and links to connect you to e-books. E-books can also be searched separately in our two e-book collections: e-Book Central by Proquest and e-Book Collection by EBSCO.
Browsing the Stacks
Most chemistry books in the library can be found in the 540-548 area of the shelves, lower level.