Chemistry e-Resources

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Online Resources

ChemCollective: a collection of virtual labs, scenario-based learning activities, tutorials, and concept test.

KhanAcademy Chemistry: Expert-created content and resources for every course and level.

Chemistry Education Digital Library: The Chemical Education Digital Library (ChemEd DL) is a storehouse of tested digital resources for education in the chemical sciences.

e-PG Pathshala Chemistry: an online platform for education through ICT by the University Grant Commission, India.

Chemistry LibreTexts: a multi-institutional collaborative venture to develop the next generation of open-access texts to improve postsecondary education at all levels of higher learning.

Chemistry from Purdue: brief review of a number of general chemistry topics from Purdue University.

ChemSpider: A chemical structure database providing fast access to chemical structures, properties and associated information.

BRENDA Enzyme Database: This enzyme information system consists of detailed information about each enzyme. It also provides link to the literature reference from which such data is extracted.

PubChem: Displays structural information and the list of PubMed citations as well as patents available when a substance query is performed. Users can also conduct a search for a particular patent here.

TOXNET: Toxicology Data Network: An online resource of databases on hazardous chemicals.

Phet Chemistry: a project at the University of Colorado Boulder that creates free interactive math and science simulations.

MIT Open Courseware: Introduction to Experimental Chemistry – the course provides students with a survey of spectroscopy, and introduces synthesis of coordination compounds and kinetics.

Clinical Chemistry Guide to Scientific Writing


InTech – Chemistry Books: InTech publishes more than 2,300 open textbooks and 6 journals in a variety of subjects that fall under the heading of science, technology, and medicine.

Bookboon Chemistry: contains free eBooks and textbooks that can be downloaded as a pdf, no registration needed.

Professional Associations

Chemical Society of Nigeria

American Chemical Society

Chemical Institute of Canada

Royal Society of Chemistry

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