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Swain Chemistry & Chemical Engineering Library

Featured database

The Lens - Open Public Resource for Innovation Cartography
Brisbane, Australia : Cambia.
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Funded initially by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, The Lens now covers nearly 90 jurisdictions worldwide with over 80 million patent documents, serving INPADOC, EPO, USPTO, and WO, with many more coming.  Explore global patent families; full-text searching of major jurisdictions (US, EP, WO); free PDFs; multilingual searching (English, Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Korean, Japanese, Russian); collect, share, comment, annotate; faceted exploration; graphical analysis; embed analysis in your site; explore over 120 million DNA and 10 million protein sequences in patents; marked up citations (links to references and open access documents); current legal status; and examine and compare biological holdings using the PatSeq Explorer

Featured ebook collection

Ultrafast Spectroscopy
Bristol, UK : IOP Publishing.
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IOP ebooks is a new book programme that brings together innovative digital publishing with leading voices from across physics to create the essential collection of physics books for a digital world. Created through collaboration with leading researchers in their field, IOP ebooks feature must-read content for the physics community.

New and noteworthy books

In retrospect : from the pill to the pen
Chemistry & ChemEng Library (Swain) » Stacks » QD22 .D54 A3 2015
Chemistry & ChemEng Library (Swain) » Reference (non-circulating) » QD262 .S354 2014/5
Not available online yet in the Reference Library for Science of Synthesis.  
Bioinspired and biomimetic polymer systems for drug and gene delivery
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)
Colour Chemistry
2nd ed. Cambridge, UK : Royal Society of Chemistry, c2015.
Chemistry & ChemEng Library (Swain) » Stacks » TP910 .C45 2015
Semiconductor photocatalysis
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » (no call number)
Understanding Chemistry Through Cars
Chemistry & ChemEng Library (Swain) » Stacks » TP147 .B69 2015