What are Chemistry and Biochemistry?
Chemistry - "The branch of science concerned with the substances of which matter is composed, the investigation of their properties and reactions, and the use of such reactions to form new substances." - Oxford English Dictionary
Biochemistry - "The science dealing with the substances present in living organisms and with their relation to each other and to the life of the organism." - Oxford English Dictionary
Chemistry World News
News from RSC's Chemistry World
News from ChemPubSoc, the organization of European Chemical Societies, and Wiley-VCH
Word cloud of keywords from Journal of the American Chemical Society article titles, 2010-2014.
Image ©2015 by Dr. Stuart Cantrill and used with his permission .
For more, see his article "115 Years of JACS Titles" at his blog, Chemical Connections.
Periodic Videos is a collection of short videos about each of the known chemical elements, arranged according to the periodic table. This site is created and mainatined at the University of Nottingham, in the UK.
This guide will direct you to the best sources for doing library research in Chemistry and Biochemistry.
Table of Contents:
- Books - Tools to find books in the UCSB Library, other UC libraries, and libraries around the world.
- Articles - Tools to find journal articles and other documents (e.g. conference papers, dissertations, etc.)
- Web Sites - Useful websites for students and researchers.
- Specialized Guides- Guides for specific branches of the subject.
News from Chemical & Engineering News
Chemistry & Biochemistry at UCSB
From The Spinneret (ChemSpider)