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Chemistry: CHEM3403/4403 Analytical Chemistry

Resources for students and faculty


This page introduces you to resources relevant to the study of Analytical Chemistry; it is not comprehensive.

Library Books

Search WorldCat Local or the Novanet catalogue to locate books useful to the study of Analytical Chemistry.

Subject headings you can use to locate books include:

  • Chemistry, Analytic
  • Chromatographic analysis
  • Chemistry techniques, analytical
  • Environmental Pollutants -- analytics
  • Magnetic resonance
  • Mass Spectrometry
  • Organic compounds -- Analysis
  • Spectrum Analysis


Here's a sampling of reference books available to you in print and electronic formats. Browse the QD section of Reference to locate more useful resources.

Chemistry Institute of Canada: Analytical Chemistry Division

Analytical Chemistry Division of the Chemical Insitute of Canada

Analytical Chemistry - Fundamentals and Applications

The journal, Analytical Chemistry provides researchers with Reviews published annually in the mid-year issue - usually June 15th.

  • Even years = fundamental reviews
  • Odd years = application reviews

Ideally, you will use both to locate the best information regarding an analytical technique and a certain application.

Locating Review articles:

  • Load: Analytical Chemistry
  • Click: Browse the Journals
  • Click: List of issues
  • Select: mid-June issue
  • Look for: link to Fundamental Reviews or Application Reviews

Selected Journal Titles

This list details some of the journals available to you through the CBU Library; it is not comprehensive.

Use SciFinder as your core index to periodical literature in Chemistry.

Journal Articles

Reading a scholarly article can be challenging for several reasons including an unfamiliar topic and professional language.