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D. Hiden Ramsey Library, University of North Carolina at Asheville

Chemistry Research: Books

Resources in chemistry available to you through Ramsey Library.

Finding Books

To find books at UNC Asheville, Appalachian State University or Western Carolina University, start with our catalog.  

Choose "Request Item" to have books from ASU or WCU delivered to UNC Asheville via ABC Express.

To find books beyond our library network, try WorldCat.

Materials not held within our network can be requested through Interlibrary Loan.

Searching the Library Catalog by Subject

It's usually best to start with a keyword search, but subject headings applied to relevant books can help to refine your results. Open the item record of a book that interests you.  Scroll down to the clickable subject headings, and run another search to explore similar books.

You can also browse the headings associated with a particular topic as a way of getting started with your research.

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Browsing by Call Number

Chemistry books fall within the QD call number range on the lower floor of the library:

QD1 - QD999   Chemistry

         QD33 - QD33.2 -- Elementary Textbooks

          QD35 - QD65 --General

          QD71 - QD142 --Analytical chemistry

          QD146 - QD197 --Inorganic chemistry

          QD241 - QD441 --Organic chemistry

          QD415 - QD436 --Biochemistry

          QD450 - QD801 --Physical and theoretical chemistry

          QD625 - QD655 -- Radiation chemistry

          QD701 - QD731 --Photochemistry

          QD901 - QD999 --Crystallography


WorldCat Search

Search for an item in WNCLN or the World Catalog: >>

Google Books Search

Google Book Search