This guide highlights core print and electronic Library resources in the area of Chemistry and it links to relevant web resources. Use this guide as your starting point. For more resources and further help, come to the Science Library or Ask a Librarian.
ProteopediaProteopedia is a 3D, interactive encyclopedia of proteins, RNA, DNA and other molecules. Proteopedia's mission is to collect, organize and disseminate structural and functional knowledge about protein, RNA, DNA, and other macromolecules, and their assemblies and interactions with small molecules, in a manner that is relevant and broadly accessible to students and scientists.
Part of the Education section of the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) website, Learn Chemistry contains nearly 4,000 resource pages, including games, presentations, quizzes, tutorials, blogs, videos, and podcasts.
The goal of this database is to help the public understand the risks of chemicals used in consumer and industrial applications. The database currently provides information on approximately 1,500 chemicals, but EPA plans to expand the chemicals covered in the future.
American Elements, billed as "the world's manufacturer of engineered and advanced materials," has created a useful website for readers seeking information on the chemical elements. The main page presents the periodic table, a simple search window, and links to a few important topics.