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CHEM 120 - General chemistry

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  • April [dot] Colosimo [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-4765
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Finding experiments

How-to video Got a couple of minutes?

Don't waste it! Save time by watching our video about how to find an experiment in the Journal of chemical education. If you need more help, don't be shy - april [dot] colosimo [at] mcgill [dot] ca (email the librarian) (April), drop in to Schulich Library, or make an appointment for help one-on-one.

 
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  • General Science Full Text
    Find articles with experiments on your topic that have been published in scientific journals, such as the Journal of chemical education.

Tips for searching General Science Full Text:

  • Use OR to search for synonyms or alternative names
    example: vitamin c or ascorbic acid
  • The "All - Smart Search" option will automatically search for variations of words; a search for experiment will find experiment, experiments, and experimental.
  • Journal of chemical education publishes lab experiments. Enter it in the search box and choose 'Journal Name' from the drop-down menu.

Locating articles and books

Find an electronic or print copy through the Library:

  • Look for  when searching databases.
  • Search WorldCat with the journal title. For best results, include double quotes around the title of the journal (ex. "journal of chemical education").
  • Try the WorldCat A-Z eJournals search

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