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C471 SUPPLEMENTAL READINGS

Updated: 3 November 2004

Communication in Chemistry

1. CHEMISTRY NEWSGROUPS AND DISCUSSION LISTS

"An Introduction to Usenet News and the trn Newsreader," by Jon Bell at: http://www.OCF.Berkeley.EDU/help/usenet/trnint-3.3.html

Sanchez, R. "Newsreaders: An "n" User's Guide," Internet World 1994, 5(8), 34-37.

van der Valk, P.M. Mailing Lists and NewsGroups: The Cornerstones of the Internet." Chemical Web Marketing & Technology April 1997, 1(3). http://www.chemconnect.com/cwmt/cwmt03.html

2. MOLECULAR VISUALIZATION TOOLS AND SITES

Marcey, David A. "Molecular Visualization for the Masses. HMS Beagle, 2000 (November 10), (90). http://news.bmn.com/hmsbeagle/90/reviews/insitu

Chemical MIME discussion document February 1995. http://www.ch.ic.ac.uk/chemime2.html

Hyperactive Molecules - Chemical MIME in action 22 January 1996 http://www.ch.ic.ac.uk/chemical_mime.html

3. SCIENCE WRITING AIDS

The ACS style guide : a manual for authors and editors. Janet S. Dodd, ed. 2nd ed. Washington, D.C.: American Chemical Society, 1997.

Reporting Experimental Data: Selected Reprints. White, Howard J., ed. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society, 1993.

Kanare, Howard M. Writing the Laboratory Notebook. Washington, DC: American Chemical, 1985.

Shapland, Maggie. "Evaluation of Reference Management Software (comparing Papyrus with ProCite, Reference Manager, Idealist, Endnote, GetARef, Citation 7)" 6 March 1998; rev. May 1999. http://www.cse.bris.ac.uk/~ccmjs/rmeval.htm

4. THE PUBLICATION PROCESS: PRIMARY, SECONDARY, AND TERTIARY SOURCES

Wiggins, Gary "What is Chemical Information?" 2000 (August 20). URL: http://www.indiana.edu/~cheminfo/acs800/index.html

Barcelon-Yang, Cynthia S. et al. "Information Retrieval." Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology, 1995, 14, 220-276.

How and Where to Start

5. GUIDES TO CHEMICAL INFORMATION SOURCES AND DATABASES

Culp, Bartow. "Chemistry: The Central Science." Library Journal, Aug 2000, 125(13), 65-68.

Schwarzwalder, Robert. "Engineering & Technical Resources on the Internet." Online User Mar/Apr 1996, 2(2), 38-41.

6. GENERAL INFORMATION ON COMPUTER SEARCHING

Fisanick, William; Amaral, Nancy J.; Metanomski, W. Val, Shively, Eric R.; Soukup, Kathryn M.; Stobaugh, Robert E. "Chemical Abstracts Service Information System." Encyclopedia of Computational Chemistry," 1998, 1, 277-315.

Schwall, Kirk; Zielenbach, Kurt. " SciFinder: A new generation of research tool." Chemical Innovation 2000, 30(10), 45-50. http://pubs.acs.org/subscribe/journals/ci/30/i10/html/10ziel.html

7. CURRENT AWARENESS, REVIEWS, AND DOCUMENT DELIVERY

Jaguszewski, Janice M.; Kempf, Jody L. "Four Current Awareness Databases: Coverage and Currency Compared." Database, Feb/Mar 1995, 18(1), 34-44.

How and Where to Search: General

9. SEARCHING BY AUTHOR OR CORPORATE SOURCE OR BY KNOWN CITATIONS

Huber, Charles F. "SciSearch on STN: Unique Features for Sophisticated Searching." Database 1995, 18(2), 52-54, 56-60, 62.

Maddox, John. "Making Publication More Respectable." Nature 2 June 1994, 369, 353.

Weisgerber, David W. "Author Names in Chemical Abstracts." CHMINF-L, Chemical Information Sources Discussion List 10 May 1994. http://listserv.indiana.edu/archives/chminf-l.html

11. CHEMICAL NAME AND FORMULA SEARCHING

Formatting Biosequence Names

Using The CAS Registry File on STN

Search REGISTRY the world's fastest growing authority database on chemical substance information

Sci.chem FAQ - Part 3 of 7 Subject: 12. Nomenclature http://www.faqs.org/faqs/sci/chem-faq/part3/

12. CHEMICAL STRUCTURE SEARCHING

SciFinder Scholar 2000 Solutions (instructional strategies for performing various types of searches in SFS)

Structure Searching in the CAS Registry File on STN (Using STN Express with Discover! 5.0) Student Manual CAS, January 2000. http://info.cas.org/ACAD/casreg.pdf

Structure Searching in CAS Online Using STN Express: An Introductory Workshop http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/swain/edcinf/structure/tablecon.html

CrossFire Quick Reference Guide Version 4.0 http://www.beilstein.com/products/xfire/quick_ref/

Beilstein and Gmelin Databases: Quick Guide (U of Wisconsin) http://www.library.wisc.edu/libraries/chemistry/beilstein/home.htm

How and Where to Search: Specialized

13. CHEMICAL PATENT SEARCHING

Simmons, Edlyn S.; Kaback, Stuart M. "Patents (Literature)." Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology, 1996, 18, 102-156.

Armitage, Robert A. "U.S. Patent Laws Change." Chem. Eng. News 1995, 73(24), 30-36.

Berks, A. H. "Patent Information in Biotechnology." Trends Biotech. 1994, 12(9), 352-364.

Lambert, Nancy. "Patent Searching: What, Why, When, Where?" Online User 1996, 2(6), 45-46, 48-51.

O'Shaughnessy, Brian P. "What You Need to Know About Patents." Today's Chem. Work 1994, 3(6), 36-38, 40, 44.

Maynard, John T.; Peters, Howard M. Understanding Chemical Patents: A Guide for the Inventor. 2nd ed. American Chemical Society: Washington, D.C., 1991.

Wherry, Timothy Lee. Patent Searching for Librarians. American Library Association: Chicago, 1995.

Amernick, Burton A. Patent Law for the Nonlawyer. Chapman & Hall: New York; London, 1991.

14. ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY

Odegaard, Gladys; Hurd, Julie M. "Spectra: A Bibliography of Sources." in: Biographies of Scientists for Sci-Tech Libraries: Adding Faces to the Facts. Stankus, Tony, ed. Haworth Press: New York, London, Sydney, 1991. (Also published as Science & Technology Libraries 1991, 11 (4), 1991.

Analytical Abstracts User Manual http://www.rsc.org/is/database/aaumct.htm

Ember, Lois R. "Raising the Bar for Quality Drugs (Independent U.S. Pharmacopeia sets legal standards enforeable by FDA)." C&EN March 19, 2001, 26-32.

15. SEARCHING FOR CHEMICAL AND PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF SUBSTANCES

Wagner, A. Ben. "Finding Physical Properties of Chemicals: A Practical Guide for Scientists, Engineers, and Librarians." Science and Technology Libraries 2001 (published Fall 2003) 21(3/4), 27-45.

Text for personal and professional use available at: http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/asl/staff/documents/wagner_phys_prop_stl_art.pdf

Northup, D.E.; Cromer, D.E. "Thermodynamic Properties of Substances: A Selected Annotated Guide to the Printed Literature." Sci. Technol. Libr. Fall 1993, 14(1), 57-95.

16. CHEMICAL SYNTHESIS AND REACTION SEARCHING

Ridley, Damon D. "Strategies for Chemical Reaction Searching in SciFinder." J. Chem. Inf. Comput. Sci. 2000, 40(5), 1077-1084.

Somerville, Arleen N. "Information Sources for Organic Chemistry, 1. Type of reaction and name reactions." J. Chem. Educ. 1991, 68(7), 553-561.

Somerville, Arleen N. "Information Sources for Organic Chemistry, 2. Functional group chemistry." J. Chem. Educ. 1991, 68(10), 842-853.

Somerville, Arleen N. "Information Sources for Organic Chemistry, 3. Reagents and solvents." J. Chem. Educ. 1992, 69(5), 379-386.

Lee, Albert W.M.; Tse, C.L. "Learning Name Reactions and Name Apparatuses Through Crossword Puzzles." J. Chem. Educ. 1994, 71(2), 1071-1072.

17. CHEMICAL SAFETY OR TOXICOLOGY INFORMATION

DeAngelo, Carol. "Chemical Health and Safety Information." CHEMTECH 1999, 29(11), 54-56. http://pubs.acs.org/hotartcl/chemtech/99/nov/DeAngelo.html

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