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Reference - Chemistry - Databases & Resources

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Chemistry - Databases

  1. Periodic Table Databases - Many online periodic tables
  2. Molecular Database -
  3. Chemfinder - A chemical database providing physical property data and 2D chemical structure.
  4. NIST Chemistry Webbook - National Institute of Standards and Technology:

Information about chemicals

  1. MSDS - Material Safety Data Sheets from MSDS Natrional Repository
  2. Chemdex - Excellent index to many chemistry resources.
  3. Molecular Weight Calculation - Type in a formula, get a weight.
  4. Abbreviations of Chemical Compounds -Type in the abbreviation, get the chemical.
  5. Acronyms of Chemical Compounds -Type in the acronym, get the chemical.
  6. Molecular Modeling - Mathematics modeling of molecules.
  7. Representation Models in Molecular Graphics - See 3D models on the web.
  8. Graph Chemical Properties - Graph various chemical properties using this resources

Other chemistry references

  1. Wolfram Research Chemistry Reference - Comprehensive chemistry reference
  2. On-Line Encylopedia of Chemical Terms - This encylopedia is provided by Scientific Hypermedia
  3. The Fisher Scientific Internet Catalog - Order chemicals on-line.
  4. Polymers - Educational and technical issues relating to polymer chemistry.
  5. Polymer Chemistry - Lawrence Livermore Lab resource for Grades 9-12.