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Chemistry 366: Finding Books

Thermodynamics/Stat Mechanics
Enrique Peacock-López
Spring 2020

Keyword searching

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

  • Entropy
  • Thermochemistry
  • Atmospheric thermodynamics
  • Specific Heat
  • Thermoelectricity
  • Physical Biochemistry
  • Statistical Mechanics
  • Chemical Equilibrium
  • If you are looking for ideas for your project, try browsing some of the experimental physical chemistry books.  Keyword search the library catalog for
    • Physical chemistry and experiment*
    • Physical chemistry and laboratory

When you find a relevant item, click the DETAILS TAB.  Scroll down to see SUBJECT HEADINGS assigned to the item of interest.  SUBJECT HEADINGS link together like items.  Click one to find related materials.

Books are organized on the shelves according to topic, so once you find a promising source, write down its call number and then click VIRTUAL BROWSE OR go to the shelves and look at the books around it for related works.

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