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Guide to resources for chemistry research


Research question/understand and define a topic

... what is the question(s) you are trying to answer? These secondary sources can help you—

  • topic ideas
  • understand concepts
  • answer fact questions
  • discover search terms, phrases, and names
  • focus research question

Remember, true research is rarely a straight path.

Science Connections

For Science news and ideas for topics --

Individual sources:

General --

Technology -- 

Database to search across all the individual sources:

Chemical Substances

Review Sources

Other Review Sources: Chemistry

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