Welcome to the research guide for the chemistry seminar.
To help you with your research and writing, this guide features a collection of selected research materials, tips on finding books and articles, and a guide to proper citations.
See below for course information and a quick list of resources.
The following can help you start your research.
See the Library Resources tab for more extensive lists of suggested materials.
- Academic Search Complete
Academic Search Complete is the world’s most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multidisciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals.
JSTOR is a digital library for scholars, researchers, and students.We subscribe to three multidisciplinary collections through JSTOR. Select See more info to learn about these collections.
- Journal of Chemical Research
Publishes research papers and review articles in all branches of experimental chemistry, with some specialty in organic synthetic methods.
- Journal of Chemical Sciences
Publishes original research articles and rapid communications, covering all areas of chemical sciences.
- Encyclopedia of Chemistry Research byCall Number: eBookISBN: 9781614701408Publication Date:
This book presents current research in the field of chemistry. Topics discussed include crystal chemistry of an atropisomer; construction and structure of metal-organic frameworks with specific ion-exchange property; chemical sensors and biosensors; non-specific chemical gas sensor arrays for environmental monitoring of odour emissions; green analytical chemistry; microwave assisted-separations; metal-catalyzed electrophilic processes in ionic liquids; development of green chemistry processes for metallocomplex catalysis; and the environmental impact of a lignite-fired power plant operation.
- Understanding Chemistry byCall Number: eBookISBN: 9812836047Publication Date:
This is the international edition of Professor Rao’s popular science book, an elementary introduction intended for high school students and others interested in appreciation of chemistry.
Natural Science at Northwestern
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- School of Arts & Sciences
The departments within the school offer a total of fifteen majors and twenty minors at the undergraduate level and a master of arts in American studies at the graduate level.
- Department of Natural Science
The Department of Natural Science at NWOSU offers coursework in biology, chemistry, and physics with several NCA-accredited major and minor degree programs to choose from.
Biology is the study of life.
NWOSU offers a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and provides traditional training in classroom and laboratory studies.
- Physics Minor
NWOSU offers a minor in physics and a physics education pathway.