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Chemistry 335: Finding Books

Inorganic/Organometallic Chemistry
Kerry-Ann Green
Fall 2021

Keyword searching

Search the LIBRARY CATALOG for books by combining keywords such as:

  • Chemistry
  • Inorganic
  • Transition Metals
  • d-block chemistry
  • Metal/Metallic/Metals
  • Coordination compounds
  • Transition elements
  • Elements
  • Organometallics

When you find a relevant item, click the DETAILS TAB view the complete library record.  This will tell you which library the book is located in and if it is available for check-out.  Scroll down to see SUBJECT HEADINGS assigned to the item of interest.  SUBJECT HEADINGS link together like items.  Click a subject heading to find related materials.

Books are organized on the shelves according to topic, so once you find a promising source, text yourself the call number, and then go to the shelves and look at the books around it for related works.

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