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Chemical & Physical Property Data: Home

Find online and print sources for chemical data.

Meta Sites for Data

Search the following by property type to find relevant data collections.  Call numbers in these collections are often the same in the Boston College Libraries collection.

Searching for Data, in General

Locating data can be challenging. Here are some tips that should help:

Use this guide to find the major data resources -- start with the "Try First" tab.

Try various synonyms for your compound -- different resources may use different names.

If you strike out with the standard tools, then search the journal literature for references to your compound in the context of this property. See "Find Articles" in the Chemistry Guide.





The resources listed here are useful in learning about data collections and critical evaluation of data:

Subject Guide

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