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Updated: 18 May 2002


Organic Chemistry (and Biochemistry)

LARGE COMPREHENSIVE WORKS
ENGLISH-LANGUAGE TREATISES
COMPENDIA OF SYNTHETIC METHODS AND IMPORTANT SERIES
ABSTRACTING AND INDEXING SERVICES
MISCELLANEOUS


LARGE COMPREHENSIVE WORKS (organic)

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Beilstein's Handbook of Organic Chemistry (QD251 .B4921) and Beilstein CrossFire database

Muller, Eugen; Bayer, O.; Meerwein, H.; Ziegler, K. Methoden der Organischen Chemie. 4th ed. (Houben-Weyl) Stuttgart; New York: G. Thieme; 1952- . 16v. plus supplements. (QD258 .M5)

Stereoselective Synthesis. Stuttgart, New York: Thieme, 1996. 10v. (from Houben-Weyl) (QD481 .S787 1996)

Science of synthesis: Houben-Weyl methods of molecular transformations. 5th ed. Stuttgart; New York: Thieme, 2001- (QD262 .S35 2000)

Dictionary of Organic Compounds. 6th ed. 6v. plus supplements 10 v. (QD246 .D5 1982)

Dictionary of Natural Products. 8v. (QD415 .A25 D53 1994)

ENGLISH-LANGUAGE TREATISES (organic and biochemistry)

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Biochemistry

Florkin, Marcel; Stotz, Elmer H. Comprehensive Biochemistry. Amsterdam; New York: Elsevier; 1962-79. 32v. (QD415 .F63)

New Comprehensive Biochemistry. Amsterdam; New York: Elsevier; 1981- . (QD415 .N48, circulates; most in Life Sciences Library)

Biotechnology: A Comprehensive Treatise in 8 Volumes. Weinheim; Deerfield Beach, FL: Verlag Chemie; 1981- . 8v. (QR53 .B538 1981 , Life Sciences Library; Note: 2nd ed. in 12v. began to be published in 1993.)

Comprehensive Biological Catalysis: A Mechanistic Reference. Michael Sinnott, ed. San Diego: Academic, 1998. 4v. (QP601 .C738 1998)

Carbohydrates in Chemistry and Biology / [edited by] Beat Ernst, Gerald W. Hart, Pierre Sana. Weinheim; New York: Wiley-VCH, c2000. 4 v. (QP701 .C2943 2000)

Organic Chemistry

Rodd, E. H. Rodd's Chemistry of Carbon Compounds: A Modern Comprehensive Treatise. 2nd ed. Amsterdam; New York: Elsevier; 1964- . 4v. (QD251 .R7 1964)

Trost, Barry; Fleming, Ian, eds. Comprehensive Organic Syn- thesis. Oxford, N.Y.: Pergamon, 1991. 9v. (QD262 .C535 1991)

Barton, Derek. Comprehensive Organic Chemistry: The Synthe- sis and Reactions of Organic Compounds. Oxford: Pergamon, 1979. 6v. (QD245 .C65)

Katritzky, Alan R.; Rees, Charles W. Comprehensive Heterocyclic Chemistry: The Structure, Reactions, Synthesis, and Uses of Heterocyclic Compounds. Oxford; New York: Pergamon, 1984. 8v. (QD400 .C65 1984)

Comprehensive Heterocyclic Chemistry II: Review of the Literature 1982-1995: The Structure, Reactions, Synthesis and Uses of Heterocyclic Compounds. 2nd ed. New York: Pergamon, 1996. 11v. (QD400 .C65 1996)

Comprehensive Medicinal Chemistry: The Rational Design, Mechanistic Study, and the Therapeutic Applications of Chemical Compounds. Oxford; New York: Pergamon Press, 1990. 6v. (RS402 .C65)

Comprehensive Natural Products Chemistry. New York: Pergamon, 1998. 9v. (QD415.C63 1999)

Comprehensive Organic Functional Group Transformations. Oxford; New York: Pergamon, 1995. 7v. (QD262 .C534 1995)

Comprehensive Supramolecular Chemistry. New York: Pergamon, 1996. 11v. (QD381 .C658 1996)

Comprehensive Polymer Science: The Synthesis, Characteriza- tion & Applications of Polymers. Oxford, N.Y.: Pergamon, 1989. 7v. (QD381 .C66 1989)

The porphyrin handbook / editors, Karl M. Kadish, Kevin M. Smith, Roger Guilard. San Diego: Academic Press, c2000. 10 v. (QP671.P6 P67 2000)

Encyclopedia of Polymer Science and Engineering. 2nd ed. N.Y.: Wiley, 1985-90. 17v. (TP1087 .E46 1985)

COMPENDIA OF SYNTHETIC METHODS AND IMPORTANT SERIES (organic)

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Organic Syntheses. 1921- . (QD262 .O6) (plus Cumulative Indices volume for the Collective Volumes I, II, III, IV, V and Reaction Guide for Collective Volumes I-VII + annual volumes 65-68)

Organic Reactions. 1942- . (QD251 .O6)

Compendium of Organic Synthetic Methods. 1971- . (QD262 .H318)

Compendium of chiral auxiliary applications 3 v. / Gregory Roos. San Diego: Academic, c2002. (QD 262 .R667 2002)

Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis. 8v. (QD262 .E53 1995)

Fieser and Fieser's Reagents for Organic Synthesis. 1967- . (QD262 .F46)

The Chemistry of Functional Groups Series. (Shelved with Circulating Books: call numbers in Patai, below)

Patai's Guide to the Chemistry of Functional Groups. New York: Wiley, 1992. (QD251.2 .P34 1992) (Call numbers of individual volumes of the series have been written in.)

Handbook of Heterogeneous Catalysis. Weinheim: VCH, 1997. 5v. (QD505 .H36 1997)

Larock, Richard C. Comprehensive Organic Transformations: A Guide to Functional Group Preparations. New York: VCH, 1989. (QD262 .L355 1989) (Also, CD-rom version on reserve: QD262 .L3552 1997)

ABSTRACTING AND INDEXING SERVICES (organic)

(Shelved by call number in Reference Area if bound. Current issues on Current Periodical Shelves.)

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Index Chemicus. Philadelphia: ISI, 1960- . (QD1 .I42) (Chemistry Library holdings end with 1996)

Current Chemical Reactions. Philadelphia: ISI, 1979- . (Z5523 .C8) (Chemistry Library holdings end with 1992)

Journal of Synthetic Methods; also database. London: Derwent, 1975-1992. (QD262 .J68)

Natural Product Updates. 1987- . (QH345 .N37)

Theilheimer: Synthetic Methods of Organic Chemistry. 1942- . (QD262 .T313)

Methods in Organic Synthesis. 1984- . (QD262 .M48)

Annual Reports in Organic Synthesis. 1970- . (QD262 .A615) (1988 not published?)

Organic Reaction Mechanisms (An annual survey covering the literature) New York: Wiley, 1965- . (QD258 .O68: circulates)

MISCELLANEOUS (organic)

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Synthesis reviews database . Issued annually with: Synthesis. 1995- . (Located on Computer #1. The database covers reviews of interest to synthetic organic chemists from 1970 forward, with some earlier citations.)

Mundy, Bradford P.; Ellerd, Michael G. Name Reactions and Reagents in Organic Synthesis. New York: Wiley, 1988. (QD291 .M86 1988)

Hassner, Alfred; Stumer, C. Organic Syntheses Based on Name Reactions and Unnamed Reactions. Oxford, New York: Pergamon, 1994. (QD262 .H324 1994)

March's advanced organic chemistry: reactions, mechanisms, and structure. 5th ed. / Michael B. Smith and Jerry March. New York: Wiley, c2001. (QD251.2 .M37 2001)

Bretherick, L. Bretherick's Handbook of Reactive Chemical Hazards. 4th ed. London, Boston: Butterworths, 1990. (T55.3 .H3 B73 1990) (Also, CD-ROM version on reserve: T55.3.H3 B732 1996)

Burger's Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Discovery. 5th ed. New York: Wiley, 1995. v.1,3. (RS 403 .B8 1995 Life Library)

Armarego, W. L. F.; Perrin, D. D. Purification of Laboratory Chemicals. 4th ed. Oxford, etc.: Butterworth-Heinemann, 1996. (TP156 .P83 P47 1996 Chemistry Library Reserves )

Loewenthal, H. J. E. Guide for the Perplexed Organic Experim- entalist 2nd ed. Chichester, N.Y.: Wiley, 1990. (QD261 .L63 1990: Shelved with Circulating Books)

Comprehensive asymmetric catalysis / Eric N. Jacobsen, Andreas Pfaltz, Hisashi Yamamoto (eds.) ; with contributions by numerous experts. Berlin; New York: Springer, c1999. 3 v. (QD505 .C65 1999)


Inorganic Chemistry (and Organometallic Chemistry)

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LARGE COMPREHENSIVE WORKS (inorganic)

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Gmelin's Handbook of Inorganic Chemistry (QD151 .G52) and Gmelin CrossFire database

Dictionary of Inorganic Compounds. 9v. (QD148 .D53 1992)

Dictionary of Organometallic Compounds. 2nd ed. 5v. (QD411 .D53 1995)

Encyclopedia of Inorganic Chemistry. 8v. (QD148 .E53 1994)

ENGLISH-LANGUAGE TREATISES

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Mellor, J. W. A Comprehensive Treatise on Inorganic and Theoretical Chemistry. London; New York: Longmans, Green, 1922-37. 16v. (QD31 .M5)

Supplement to Mellor's A Comprehensive Treatise on Inorganic and Theoretical Chemistry. London; New York: Longman, 1956- . (QD31 .M5 suppl)

Zuckerman, J. J.; Hagen, A. P. Inorganic Reactions and Methods. Deerfield Beach, FL: VCH, 1986-99. 18v. (QD501 .I623 1986)

Synthetic Methods of Organometallic and Inorganic Chemistry. Edited by W.A. Herrmann. Stuttgart; New York: Georg Thieme, 1996- 10 v. (QD411 .S96 1996)

Bailar, J. C., Jr.; Emeleus, H. J.; Nyholm, Ronald; Trotman- Dickenson, A. F. Comprehensive Inorganic Chemistry. Oxford; Elmsford, NY: Pergamon; Compendium, 1973. 5v. (QD151.2 .C736)

Wilkinson, Sir Geoffrey; Gillard, Robert D.; McCleverty, Jon A. Comprehensive Coordination Chemistry: The Synthesis, Reactions, Properties and Applications of Coordination Compounds. Oxford; New York: Pergamon, 1987. 7v. (QD474 .C65 1987)

Wilkinson, Sir Geoffrey; Stone, F. Gordon A.; Abel, Edward W. Comprehensive Organometallic Chemistry: The Synthesis, Reactions, and Structures of Organometallic Compounds. Oxford; New York: Pergamon, 1982. 9v. (QD411 .C65 1982)

Comprehensive organometallic chemistry II : a review of the literature 1982-1994. 1st ed. Oxford ; New York: Pergamon, 1995. 14v. (QD411 .C652 1995)

COMPENDIA OF SYNTHETIC METHODS AND IMPORTANT SERIES

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Inorganic Syntheses. 1939- (QD155. B7) (plus collective index for v. 1-30, 1939-95)

Synthetic methods of organometallic and inorganic chemistry : (Herrmann/Brauer)/ edited by W.A. Herrmann. -- Stuttgart; New York: Georg Thieme Verlag; New York: Thieme Medical Publishers, 1996- . (QD411 .S96 1996 vols. 2-4,7-8)

Brauer, Georg. Handbook of Preparative Inorganic Chemistry. New York: Academic, 1963-65. 2v. (QD155 .B822 1963)

Jolly, W. L. Preparative Inorganic Reactions. New York: Wiley-Interscience, 1971. 7v. (QD155 .J75)

MISCELLANEOUS

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Armarego, W. L. F.; Perrin, D. D. Purification of Laboratory Chemicals. 4th ed. Oxford: Butterworth-Heinemann, 1996. (TP156 .P83 P47 1996 Chemistry Library Reserves )

Bretherick, L. Bretherick's Handbook of Reactive Chemical Hazards. 4th ed. London; Boston: Butterworths, 1990. (T55.3 .H3 B73 1990) (Also, CD-ROM version on reserve: T55.3.H3 B732 1996)

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