Chemistry & Biochemistry


* = MSL/UMS-funded
M = Mobile Site

Academic Search Complete
Provides full text for nearly 7,100 scholarly publications of which 6,000 are peer reviewed. Covers the social sciences, humanities, general science, multi-cultural studies, education, more, 1990 on. Funding provided by Maine State Library and University of Maine System. (*, M)

A collection of medical references including Harrison's Online, Hurst's the Heart, Goodman & Gilman's Pharmacology and the Lange Educational Library. (M)

Online version Encyclopedia of Science and Technology.  Funding provided by Maine State Library and University of Maine System. AccessScience Online Tutorial. (*)

BioMed Central
BioMed Central publishes 250 peer-reviewed open access journals in all areas of medical research and biology.

Biomedical Reference Collection: Basic
Designed for doctors, research scientist, students, clinical specialists and managers, this medical database provides over 100 full text journals, including full text for many peer-reviewed publications. Funding provided by Maine State Library and University of Maine System. (*, M)

Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management
Provides comprehensive coverage of the environmental sciences, with abstracts and citations from over 4000 scientific journals and other sources. Major areas of coverage include: agricultural biotechnology, air quality, aquatic pollution, bacteriology, ecology, energy resources, environmental biotechnology and engineering, hazardous waste, microbiology related to industrial & environmental issues, pollution, risk assessment, safety science, toxicology & toxic emissions, water pollution, waste management, & water resource issues.

National Center for Biotechnology Information advances science and health by providing access to biomedical and genomic information. NCBI Tutorials.

ProQuest Central
ProQuest Central is a multidisciplinary database with over 11,000 titles, with over 8,000 titles in full-text. It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. Over 160 subjects areas are covered extensively in this product including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more. 

Online access to over 1200 leading science journals from Elsevier Science and other cooperating sources. (M)

SciFinder is a research discovery tool that allows you to explore the Chemical Abstracts Service databases containing literature from many scientific disciplines including biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, materials science, agricultural science, and more!

Each user must create their own username and password using this link.   For help see SciFinder Online Tutorials. (M)

Scopus is a multidisciplinary navigational tool that contains records going back to the mid 1960s, offering newly-linked citations across the widest body of scientific abstracts available in one place. (M)

Access to information in all areas of toxicology, including chemicals and pharmaceuticals, pesticides, environmental pollutants, and mutagens and teratogens. This database provides bibliographic citations and abstracts from journal articles, monographs, technical reports, theses, letters, meeting abstracts, papers and reports.

A cluster of databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, and related areas.



The following is a listing of selected subject headings relating to chemistry and biochemistry. Each is a live link directly into the UNE Libraries catalog.

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