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Chemistry Research: Reference

Resources in chemistry available to you through Ramsey Library.

Using Reference Resources

A reference source is a compendium of authoritative information, compiled for ease of use.

Reference materials include


  • subject or general encyclopedias, dictionaries and thesauri 
  • statistics
  • biographical compilations
  • maps
Reference materials may be found on our main floor to the left of the Research Services Desk as well as online.


CREDO Reference Online

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Wolfram Alpha Search

Chemistry Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

Chemistry Handbooks