Chemical Engineering

Print Books (updated as of June 2017)

Finding Articles

Scopus (General science, technology, medicine)
NTIS (Unclassified reports from U.S. and international government agencies)
PubMed (Medicine, healthcare, life sciences)

Selected Chemistry Journals

For all online journals go to eJournals

ACS Journals (American Chemical Society)
AIP (American Institute of Physics)
APS (American Physical Society)
RSC (Royal Society of Chemistry) Chemical Science
ScienceDirect/ Elsevier journals
SpringerLink/ Springer journals
Wiley Online Library/ Wiley journals

Science Direct

Applied Catalysis A: General
Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification
Chemical Engineering Journal
Chemical Engineering Research and Design
Chemical Engineering Science
Computers & Chemical Engineering
Current Opinion in Chemical Engineering
Education for Chemical Engineers
Filtration + Separation
Food and Bioproducts Processing
Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering
Journal of Fuel Chemistry and Technology
Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry
Separation and Purification Technology


American Institute of Chemical Engineers. AIChE Journal
Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering
Catalysis Reviews: Science and Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Chemical Engineering Communications
Civil Engineering and Environmental Systems
International Journal of Polymer Analysis and Characterization
International Journal of Polymeric Materials
JAOCS, Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society
Journal of Polymers and the Environment
Particulate Science and Technology
Polymer Engineering and Science
Progress in Rubber, Plastics and Recycling Technology
Tribology Transactions

Business Source Premier

Chemical Engineering Access Intelligence

ACS Style Guide (A good resource how to communicate scientific information. Also includes examples how to cite in ACS style)


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Finding Books

TLC, the Libraries' catalog:TLC

Open Accesss

EcoSal Online - EcoSal Plus
Food Chemical Codex
HathiTrust Digital Library
National Academies Press (Reports issued by National Academies)
     Engineering & Technology
NCBI Bookshelf
     Chemical Engineering
OpenStax CNX
Elsevier Open Access
OMICS Open Access
Open Access Journals Search Engine
Oxford Open
Philippine Journals Online
RIT Libraries Open Access Journals
SADHANA Academy Proceedings in Engineering Sciences
Scientific Journals International
Science Links Japan
Taylor and Francis Online Open Access
Directory of Open Access Journals
Hindawi Publishing
     Chemical Engineering

Selected chemistry handbooks & encyclopedias

ACS Directory of Graduate Research
Advances in Biochemical Engineering / Biotechnology
Characterization of Materials
Comprehensive Biomaterials
Comprehensive Biotechnology
Comprehensive Hard Materials (Provides authoritative analysis of all processes, technologies, and techniques for converting industrial materials from a raw state into finished parts or products. 13 volumes)
Comprehensive Materials Processing (Provides authoritative analysis of all processes, technologies, and techniques for converting industrial materials from a raw state into finished parts or products. 13 volumes)
Corrosion Handbook (online and print)
EcoSal Online - EcoSal Plus
Encyclopedia of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (2nd edition)
Encyclopedia of Controlled Drug Delivery
Encyclopedia of Drug Metabolism and Interactions
Encyclopedia of Electrochemistry
Encyclopedia of Hydrological Sciences
Encyclopedia of Magnetic Resonance
Encyclopedia of Materials: Science and Technology
Encyclopedia of Polymer Science and Technology
Encyclopedia of Quantitative Risk Analysis and Assessment

Food Chemical Codex
Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (CRC) (guide and print)
International Tables for Crystallography
Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology [4th edition]
Merck Index (Authoritative source of information on chemicals, drugs, and biologicals) print and online guide; database
Perry's Chemical Engineers' Handbook (8th edition)
Polymer Handbook (print and online)
Polymer Science: A Comprehensive Reference
Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry
US Pharmacopeia (Full text papers and proceedings); supplement
ACS Division Proceedings Online
ACS Symposium Series
AIP Online Conference Proceedings [American Institute of Physics]
ASME Digital Library (eJournals)
IEEE Xplore

MRS Online Proceedings Library

Open Access Article
Open Access Content
Free Content

OnePetro Library - Society of Petroleum Engineers eLibrary [SPE]
Royal Society of Chemistry Ebooks [RSC] (Older chemistry books and other materials)
     Free Content
HathiTrust Digital Library

Finding Chemical & Materials Properties

Properties Data

Try also our extensive guide of Properties of Materials and Chemicals
Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (CRC) (guide; print)
Cambridge Structural Database
Knovel - Data Search
SpringerMaterials - the Landolt-Bornstein database (guide;
Properties of Materials and Chemicals
     -Chemical & Physical Properties
     -Crystallography & Phase Diagrams
     -Optical & Thermodynamic Properties
     -Spectra Resources
Protocols & Methods Collections
     Current protocols. Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley.
     Methods in enzymology
     Springer Protocols
Biological Data & Atlases

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