Activated your Student ID card to allow you to check out library materials?
Set up an Interlibrary Loan (ILLiad) account so you can request materials UD doesn't own?
This guide will help you find and navigate the many resources which are available in the Cowan-Blakley Memorial Library, including the most useful databases, reference sources, and websites. It will assist you in both basic and advanced research. Updating is done periodically so keep an eye out for information about new resources and search tips.
Browse the shelves: hop on up to the third floor and look for Call Numbers starting with QD. For a more detailed break down click here.
Refer to selected books (online or in print). These may be located in the Reference section(first floor to the left of circulation), or available electronically. Reference books use the same Call Numbers as the circulating books listed above and must be used within the Library.
Delve into our Databases for articles.
- Specialized databases have a high subject content
- Related general databases contain multiple disciplines in varying measures
Explore Journals: Journal titles can be searched for in the Online Catalog or by using Full-Text Journal Search.
Surf on over to these Internet Resources for a change of pace.
Q - General Science
Q1-390 Science (General)
Q350-390 Information theory
QD - Chemistry
QD1-65 General Including alchemy
QD71-142 Analytical chemistry
QD146-197 Inorganic chemistry
QD241-441 Organic chemistry
QD450-801 Physical and theoretical chemistry
QD625-655 Radiation chemistry
This guide is created by Melissa Randall and licensed by University of Dallas Cowan-Blakley Memorial Library under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 United States License.
You may reproduce any part of it for noncommercial purposes as long as credit is included. I encourage you to license your derivative works under Creative Commons as well to encourage sharing and reuse of educational materials.