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Chemistry: Finding Books

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Advanced Search

Need help using Encore, the library search tool? Here's a step-by-step guide!

Library of Congress call numbers

Use these calls numbers to browse books on the shelves in the general collection and the reference collection.


Call number ranges 

Q -- General Science 
QD -- Chemistry

QD1-999  Chemistry

QD1-65 General (including alchemy)

QD71-142  Analytical chemistry

QD146-197 Inorganic chemistry

QD241-441 Organic Chemistry

QD415-436 Biochemistry

QD450-801 Physical and theoretical chemistry

QD625-655 Radiation chemistry

QD701-731 Photochemistry

QD901-999  Chrystallography




Books & Ebooks

Find books in the Library

The CCC libraries have hundreds of Chemistry book in print.  Click "Request It" to place the book on hold and select a pick up location. Search Encore for additional titles.

Still can't find what you're looking for?

Talk to the librarians. We can request the books you need from other schools through the InterLibrary Loan Program.


Need digital access right away? Consider an eBook or eEncylopedia!