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Research help and resource suggestions for research in chemistry and biochemistry.

In This Section

beakers and test tubesIn this section, you'll find:

  • Information about browsing and searching the library's catalog
  • Information about searching for ebooks


Great for going deeper

Books, like articles, will report on specific research done by scholars in the field. When you know your topic or research question, check out a few books for information that will add to your ideas or answer your questions. Films and documentaries can be a great way to supplement your other research, or to find visual representations of your topic.

Search the Catalog

Find books, eBooks, and A/V materials in the University of Jamestown's Library. 

Browsing Subjects & Call Numbers

If you are interested in browsing for topics in chemistry (either on the shelf or in the catalog), or would like to browse for inspiration, try heading upstairs and looking at Dewey Decimal Call Numbers from 540-549:

  • 541: Physical chemistry
  • 543: Analytical chemistry
  • 546: Inorganic chemistry
  • 547: Organic chemistry
  • 548: Crystallography
  • 549: Mineralogy

eBook Collections @ UJ

In addition to searching through the catalog, you can browse our ebook collections directly at the links below.