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UMass Amherst Libraries


Web Resources

  • CASSI Search Tool The CAS Source Index (CASSI) Search Tool is an online resource intended to support researchers and librarians who need accurate bibliographic information. Use this free tool to quickly identify or confirm journal titles and abbreviations for publications indexed by CAS since 1907, including serial and non-serial scientific and technical publications.

  • Chemical Information Sources (ChemInfo) (Indiana University)

  • ChemSpider ChemSpider is a free-to-access collection of compound data from across the web, provided for the benefit of the community by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). It aggregates chemical structures and their associated information into a single searchable repository and makes it available to everybody.

  • Links for Chemists (University of Liverpool)

  • Material Safety Data Sheets Information
  • MSDSSearch  Interace for major Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) servers

  • NIST Chemistry WebBook Chemical and Physical Property data

  • NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards (National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health)

CRS Reports / Congressional Research Service

The Congressional Research Service (CRS) is the non-partisan public policy research arm of the United States Congress.

CRS experts prepare reports to assist members of Congress throughout the legislative process providing background information and data on public policy issues.