How to Prepare A Proper Scientific Poster Presentation (American Chemical Society)
Presentation - Drexel University - Scientific Posters
Types of Information
Choosing a Topic
As you search, make note of the various keywords encountered to describe aspects of your topic.
Assessment of the Day
Science Encyclopedias are a great resource for gathering background information. They act as good primers and are more authorative than Wikipedia.
Kirk Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology Comprehensive articles on topics in chemistry and chemical engineering, with bibliographies.
Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry Covers the science and technology of industrial chemistry.
Encyclopedia of Biological Chemistry Covers the chemistry of the compounds and processes that constitute living organisms.
Encyclopedia of Chemical Biology Chemical biology is a cross-disciplinary science at the interface of chemistry, biology, and medicine emphasizing rigorous application of the principles, tools, and language of chemistry to important topics in biology.
Encyclopedia of Electrical & Electronics Engineering The ideal starting point for research projects, whether addressing basic questions in power systems and communications, or learning advanced applications in neural networks and robotics.
Encyclopedia of Polymer Science & Technology Providing information about polymers, plastics, fibers, biomaterials, elastomers, and polymerization processes.
Refworks - a citation manager to keep track of your citations and make a bibliography.
Write your paper in a document such as Microsoft Word or Google Docs and link up with your citations in RefWorks to make in-text citations.