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View Resource The Chemistry Resource Center

Maintained by the British Columbia Institute of Technology Chemistry Department, The Chemistry Resource Center Web site bills itself as "on-line multi-media tutor to direct students to find textbook references, interesting WWW links and to guide them to solve Chemistry problems." Among the many activities on the site, probably the most interesting is the "How well do you know your Periodic Table?"...

http://nobel.scas.bcit.ca/resource/
View Resource Handbook of Chemistry and Physics

CHEMnetBASE is an informational Web site provided by the chemical reference publisher Chapman & Hall / CRC. Although some resources on the site are for subscribers only, the Handbook of Chemistry and Physics is available to anyone. The Handbook contains a wealth of helpful information for researchers ranging from Constants and Units to Thermochemistry and Kinetics. These and many more subjects...

http://hbcponline.com/faces/contents/ContentsSearch.xhtml;js...
View Resource All about Chemical Bonding

Stephen Lower, a retired professor at Simon Fraser University, created this expansive and instructive website as a supplement to formal chemistry education for undergraduate students. Visitors will find in-depth descriptions along with several diagrams dealing with chemical bonding issues including their properties, shared-electron covalent bonds, hybrid orbitals, coordination complexes, and...

http://www.chem1.com/acad/webtext/chembond/
View Resource The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign -- From Alchemy to Chemistry: Five Hundred Years of Rare and Interesting Books

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign created this online exhibit to illustrate several of the major shifts in chemistry from alchemy to modern chemistry and how chemists changed the way in which they discussed their field. Curious students and educators can find descriptions of thirty-six chemistry books covering the years from 1500 to 1964. Historians will adore the images of pages from...

http://www.scs.illinois.edu/~mainzv/exhibit/
View Resource Chem1 Virtual Textbook

Chemistry serves as a fundamental discipline for those who will go on to careers in everything from medicine to nutrition and it is important for students of this science to have a wide range of resources at their disposal. One rather useful online resource is this virtual textbook for general chemistry created and updated by Professor Stephen Lower of Simon Fraser University. Visitors to the site...

http://www.chem1.com/acad/webtext/virtualtextbook.html
View Resource Atomic Structure and the Periodic Table

Any online chemistry textbook that contains a photograph of Max Planck and Albert Einstein on its first page definitely sets the right tone, and Stephen Lower's textbook certainly falls into that category. Over the past several years Lower has been working on this textbook, and for students looking for a bit of refresher on the world of the structure of atoms and the periodic table, this is the...

http://www.chem1.com/acad/webtext/atoms/
View Resource Chemistry: A Molecular Approach

If you're away from the laboratory and you'd like to study a bit of chemistry, this fine site is a nice option. Created to complement a recent chemistry textbook authored by Nivaldo Tro of Westmont College, the site includes interactive media activities, self-quizzes, and a collection of external links. The materials are linked to the 24 chapters in the textbook, and they include "Gases",...

http://wps.prenhall.com/esm_tro_chemistry_1/
View Resource Chemical Education Digital Library

Benzene rings and other aspects of chemistry come alive with these "living textbooks." This collection of key chemistry documents and primers is made possible via the Chemical Education Digital Library (ChemEd DL) and it contains eight separate items. They are called "living" because they are updated by their owners and those responsible for their continued success. Users will find "Practice in...

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http://www.chemeddl.org/collections/LivTexts/