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SciFinder is the premier database for chemistry and related fields. Provides citations and abstracts to journal articles, book chapters, patents, conference papers, and other publications. Includes information about substances and reactions with chemical structure diagrams.
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Need the PDF/full-text?
Use Article Linker to search for full-text across all databases. If the article isn't available, choose Request via ILLiad or use interlibrary loan to request a copy from another library.
Access to articles and book chapters published by Elsevier organized into broad categories of Physical Sciences & Engineering, Life Sciences, Health Sciences, and Social Sciences & Humanities.
Database of peer-reviewed journal articles. Full text is not included, but Article Linker provides access to full-text articles when available.
Can be a good resource for finding full text and exploring keywords.
Connect Google Scholar to the library full text articles by clicking Settings on GS home page and choosing Library Links, then search for USU.
Using Google Scholar?
Sync your Google account with USU. This will get you past paywalls for articles USU subscribes to by having you login with your A# and password.
Find Books & Background Info
Find print and electronic books available from USU Libraries, as well as videos and other materials.
Encyclopedias & Dictionaries
Gather background information from various general and specialized reference books, including dictionaries and encyclopedias.
Need a book we don't own?
Use interlibrary loan to request books, articles, and more from other libraries.