Librarian, Kenan Science Library
If your professor has placed materials in Reserves or E-Reserves, here's how to access them. For E-Reserves, go to the Libraries' Reserves page. Click on the link for E-Reserves and Reserves Pages. Search for your course. (Choosing the department is often easiest.) Read and "Accept" the statement of use.
Print reserves can be searched for in the Classic catalog.
Copies of your textbook and other chemistry textbooks are available at UNC's libraries. You can find them by searching UNC-Chapel Hill's Libraries catalog. Try searching for "chemistry and textbook" (no quotes necessary) as keywords. If you want a specific texbook, you can search for it by title.
Since the Chemistry 101 textbooks are in high demand, some copies are placed on reserve. You can use these in the Reserves Reading Room at the Undergraduate Library.
Intute Introductory University Chemistry Course is an online resource that functions as a textbook.
Search the UNC-Chapel Hill Libraries' Catalog
You can search for a particular book or journal, or just see what materials UNC-Chapel Hill Libraries own on your topic, using the catalog.
A handout from the UNC Writing Center that defines plagiarism and explains how to avoid it.
The Web pages listed above only include selected aspects of the ACS style guidelines. For a more comprehensive source, see the ACS Style Guide at the Chemistry Library's reference desk.
IUPAC Nomenclature Recommendations and Publications
Contains the full text of many IUPAC recommendations, including a Glossary of Organic Class Names
Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) contain information on chemicals and their properties along with health, physical, and environmental hazards. As they are provided by manufacturers, there is no centralized location so you may have to look in multiple places.
Chemical and Other Safety Information
Includes useful info such as a glossary of terms related to chemical safety, toxicity abbreviations often included in MSDS, and how to interpret an MSDS.
Where to Find MSDS on the Internet
A guide to finding MSDS. Also includes MSDS-related news and updates.
MSDS Sources to Start With