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CHEM 162 - GROCE: Home

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Popular Science is in Proquest.

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Chemical Week is in Proquest.

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Oxidation Reactions              Climate Change, carbon cycle                        Nuclear Chemistry          

Carbon Nanotubes                 Liquid Chromatography                                  Semiconductors

Acid Base Chemistry              Crystalline Materials                                       New Chemical Elements

Chemical Equilibrium             Ozone, chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)            Forensic  Chemistry


Library Instruction Lab Work

Each Group will search given search term. Search in the two different resources. Select a reporter for your group to talk about findings.


How are these articles different? 
(Hints:  Article sections, references, language, title...)
Who would use these articles? 
What were you surprised to find?

Group 1

Search:  Photosynthesis

Popular Science 
Proquest - select Scholarly Journals and Full Text

Group 2

Search: Wine

Chemical Week
Biomedical Reference Edition - select Scholarly Articles.  Select an article that has the most to do with chemical processes.


Group 3:

Search:  Rust and Corrosion 
Scientific American
Use "search within this publication"
Agricultural Collection - select Full Text and Scholarly Articles. Make sure your selection is a scholarly article. 


Group 4:

Search: Electrochemistry
Science Daily
General Science Full Text - select Full Text and Scholarly articles. Make sure your selection is a scholarly article. 



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