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Chemical Science: Books

Library resources organised at one place for students, academics and researchers from "Chemical Science (ChemS)"

Classification and Keywords

LCC - Library of Congress Classification

Q - Science
   QD - Chemistry
      QD1-65      General Chemistry
      QD71-142   Analytical Chemistry
      QD146-197 Inorganic Chemistry
      QD241-441 Organic Chemistry
      QD415-436 Biochemistry
      QD450-801 Physical and
      Theoretical Chemistry
      QD625-655 Radiation Chemistry
      QD701-731 Photochemistry
      QD901-999 Crystallography

Selected Textbooks

Major e-publishers


  • Oxford Reference Online provides access to over 120 reference works covering all subject areas.
  • SpringerLink includes nearly 45,000 online books, 2,600 journals, 1200 book series, 180 eReferences, and 23,000 protocols, from varying publishers and societies (chemical symbols and mathematical equations search availability). The library is subscribed to more than 13,000 e-books. 
  • CRCNetBase includes over 7,500 online books. Subjects include Bioscience, Chemical Science, Computer Science etc.
  • Wiley e-books contains hundreds of reference works, almost 10,000 online books from various disciplines, as well as laboratory protocols and databases and journals, and difficult to find e-books from certain subjects.
  • ScienceDirect E-books (Elsevier): subscription to nearly 4,500 e-books (no reference works)
  • Royal Society of Chemistry includes 899 e-books from chemistry and related sciences.
  • American Chemical Society: Books
  • Oxford University Press Scolarship provides subscriptions to multidiscipline abstracts; access to the full text of (almost 200 e-books) titles published to OSO from the September, 2007 to January, 2011; and updates, inclusive for following subjects: Biology, Mathematics, and Physics.
  • CABI e-books includes over 500 books. Subjects include Agriculture (>160), Environmental Sciences (>185), Plant Sciences (>200), and related sciences.


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