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Chemistry: Dictionaries

This research guide contains resources used to find information on chemistry-related topics.

What is a dictionary?

Subject-specific dictionaries are reference books that contain an alphabetical list of words with information about them that is specific to that particular subject and not necessarily generic like you would find in an average, everyday dictionary.

Online Dictionaries

Library Databases

Print Dictionaries

Electronic Dictionaries

These reference works can be searched and abstracts of articles can be viewed for free from the publishers' websites.  If you need the entire full-text of an article you find, please use our interlibrary loan system, ILLiad.

Subject Guide

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