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Chemistry & Biochemistry

The chemistry research guide can guide you in finding relevant resources for your research.


What's on this page?

  • Databases, journals, and websites that you can use to find a variety of books, journals, and more. If you need a refresher on what databases and journals are, click here for more information.
  • Interlibrary Loan is a way to request articles and books if the library doesn't have access to them.

What's the best way to search databases?

  • It's good practice to use Boolean Operators (AND, OR, NOT) to build your search. Click here to see some examples of how you can use Boolean Operators.

Databases and Journals

Interlibrary Loan

If you find a great article or book that Cal State LA Library does not have access to online or in print, then you can use Interlibrary Loan (ILL) to request a copy of your article or book for free from another library. You will need to register the first time you use Interlibrary Loan.

Web Resources

John F. Kennedy Memorial Library
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032-8300