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Chemistry

Getting Started

Welcome to the Chemistry guide! This guide will help you locate information on Chemistry. Use the tabs on the side to navigate through different sections.

Scholarly vs. Non-scholarly Sources

You will find many different types of sources while doing research. These sources will all fall under one of two categories, scholarly or non-scholarly. In most cases, you should primarily use scholarly sources in academic work. 

  Scholarly Non-scholarly
Characteristics 
  • Intended audience is researchers and scholars in the field
  • Cites credible and authoritative sources 
  • Intended for a general audience
  • Typically no citations provided to indicate source of information
Examples
  • Peer reviewed journal articles
  • Scholarly books
  • Newspaper and magazine articles
  • Popular books, encyclopedias, textbooks

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Chemistry News

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