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Roger – UC San Diego Library Catalog
Search for books (including e-books) held in the Library. Check for and request titles at the other San Diego or University of California libraries.
Encyclopedia of Materials:Science and Technology
Need an overview on a subject? Search for authoritative articles on your topics.
Web of Science
Search for articles from 6,000+ science and engineering journals, by author,keyword, organization, cited reference. See who has cited the article, and what references were cited in your paper.
Premier database of journal articles and patents in chemistry, as well aschemical engineering, physics, materials science, nanotechnology, etc. Includesthe CAS Registry of 60+ million compounds (most with some property data) andthe CASREACT reaction database. Search by topic, author, substance—name,structure, CAS Registry Number, molecular formula—substructure or reaction. ForUCSD faculty/staff/students only.
Search/browse 2500+ science and engineering encyclopedias, handbooks, texts,and databases. Advanced features include numerical range searching and interactive graphs and tables. Excellent resource for chemical & physical property data—including safety data.