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Analytical and Environmental Chemistry

Chemistry Journal Sites

Indexes (citations only)

  • Energy Citation Database government site with informaton on energy related material all fields
  • Ingenta Table of contents service with over 25,000 journals available
  • TOXNET (toxline+) Government database with much information on toxic chemicals

Chemistry Databases


  • ScienceDirect This service offers FULL CONTENT of over 2000 Elsevier Press journals, from 1995 to present. 
  • Compendex:Engineering database with much good material on chemical engineering and  related topics.
  •  Environmental Studies and Policy  (in Gale) This databases provides environmental material with links to full text
  •   Academic Search Premier (in Ebsco) This database provides general, basic information but has some good full-text connections.
  • Infotrac This general service has a few good full-text journals which are unavailable elsewhere. Check especially the Health Reference Center with good medical and drug information
  • Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe  this service supplies full text for company information in extreme depth.  Good for researching possible employment.
  • Annual Reviews FULL CONTENT to all of these titles, 1996- which contain excellent review articles.
  • MedlineAvailable via SciFinder Scholar, PubMed, MEDLINEplus, and Ebsco, as well as many free commercial sites.


SFS Information

SciFinder Scholar consists of the complete Chemical Abstracts Service database from 1907- and the complete Medline database, from 1950-. Newest additions include  many thousands of spectra, and records from chemical literature before 1907.

 UMASS Lowell Libraries provides SciFinder Web access for current students, faculty and staff in the Library, anywhere on campus and at home, provided they have properly registered for an account.

For help on searching SFS web, check out the tutorials provided by the Chemical Abstracts Service, or contact Margaret Manion, Science & Engineering Librarian.
SciFinder Scholar is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week except for early Sunday mornings.  Please remember to read the conditions statement when logging on and abide by the limits on the number of records. Because of heavy use, please remember to log out completely and properly from SFS, otherwise a port will be blocked for up to 20 minutes.
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