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Chemistry 155: Finding Articles

Principles of Modern Chemistry
Christopher Goh

Keyword searching

Search KEYWORDS such as:

  • Copper complexes
  • Coordination complexes
  • Copper and coordination
  • Copper glycinate
  • Cupric glycinate
  • Transition metal complexes
  • Coordination compounds
  • Coordination chemistry

Finding Articles

When looking for original, chemical research, you will need to find journal articles.  Use the suggested databases on the Chemistry Subject page to find information related to your topic.  Use the links below to review the differences between scholarly and popular articles, to see how scholarly articles are organized, and to review the process of peer-review.  

How to Read and Comprehend Scientific Research Articles

Research Tip: Find Text Button

The Find Text Button

Many of our databases have this SFX Find Text Button button, which searches for the full-text of the article in our collections. If we don't have it electronically, look for the "Request article scan" link in the "Get It" section.

screenshot of Get It section with link

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