Research guide for library and internet information resources in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.
Below are a few recommended databases. You can access all the databases UMCP subscribes to via Research Port.
- Biotechnology & Bioengineering Abstracts
Index of materials in biotechnology and bioengineering, including medical, pharmaceutical, agricultural, environmental, and marine biology.
- Engineering Village
Large, interdisciplinary engineering database containing abstracts and full text from journals, conference proceedings, and trade publications. (Coverage: 1893-present)
- Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology
Core reference for chemistry and chemical engineering, including properties, manufacturing, and uses of chemical substances.
National Library of Medicine's comprehensive medical literature database. Includes additional life science journals.
Includes chemical structures, reactions, and physical properties, plus pharmacological and toxicological data, specific bioassay results, logPs, and more. Searchable by chemical name or structure. (Note: Reaxys is a single platform that combines the former Beilstein, Gmelin, and Patent Chemistry Database.)
- SciFinder Scholar
Chemical reactions, predicted property values, experimental properties, and patent records. Includes searching by chemical structure. **Create an account using your @umd.edu email address.
Broad coverage science and social science database. Especially strong in health-related fields. Includes analytical tools.
- Web of Science
Broad coverage science database. Includes analytical tools.
Use this link to search for a specific journal by title.
WorldCat UM lets you search the University of Maryland Libraries and beyond for books and other media.