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Reference Resources

Merck Index
Print Location: Science Library Reference RS51 .M4
An encyclopedia of chemicals, drugs, and biologicals; contains indexes arranged by Registry Number, molecular formula, chemical name, etc.
CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
Print Location: Science Library Reference QD65 .H3

Dictionary of Organic Compounds (and supplements)
Print Location: Science Library Reference QD246 .D5


Dictionary of Inorganic Compounds (and supplements)
Print Location: Science Library Reference QD148 .D53


Handbook of Tables for Organic Compound Identification
Print Location: Science Library Reference QD291 .R28 1967


International Critical Tables of Numerical Data, Physics, Chemistry, and Technology
Contains numerical data on pure substances and organic and inorganic compounds. Features physical, thermodynamic, mechanical, and other key properties, with a hyperlinked index. Used primarily by those involved in chemistry, physics, and engineering.
Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology
Print Location: Science Reference TP9 .K54 2004 (26 volumes + index)

Lange's Handbook of Chemistry
Print Location: Science Library Reference QD65 .L36


ChemSpider
Royal Society of Chemistry
NIST Chemistry WebBook
National Institute of Standards and Technology; thermochemical, ion energetics, spectra, thermophysical, and other data.
Registry File Restricted Resource
Available through Chemical Abstracts (which can be accessed via SciFinder Web).

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