Chem 480 Web Links

USEFUL WEB ADDRESSES FOR CHEMISTRY 480

 

CHEMISTRY DEPARTMENT SITE:

/dept/chem/

 

Course-related documents; I expect you to be able to access this site. I will be posting material to it regularly.

 

CHEMICAL HERITAGE FOUNDATION SITE

http://www.chemheritage.org/

Much valuable material and links to other useful sites.

 

PENN STATE IMAGE COLLECTION

http://dewey.library.upenn.edu/sceti/smith/

Thousands of science-related images originating with the collection of Edgar Fahs Smith, a pioneer historian of chemistry.

Note: Google.com  has access to many interesting and useful images.

 

FOR ALCHEMY ENTHUSIASTS

 

http://www.come.to/azogue

In Spanish; materials for the history of alchemy.

THE ACS MAIN SITE

http://www.chemistry.org

 

ACS DIVISION OF THE HISTORY OF CHEMISTRY

http://www.scs.uiuc.edu/~mainzv/HIST/

Can also be accessed through the ACS main site.

 

Useful LINKS to other history of science societies, the Nobel museum, classic chemistry articles, time lines etc.

http://www.wiley.com/college/webercises/#VI.%20HISTORY%20OF%20CHEMISTRY

More useful links including Carmen Giunta’s texts of classic papers.

 

http://www.aip.org/history/web-link.htm

This is a history of physics site, but contains much material relevant to history of chemistry.

 

http://nobelprize.org/chemistry/laureates

What you’d expect.