SUNY Albany

Department of Chemistry, University at Albany, SUNY

• Graduating? Have a look at our M.S. Thesis or Ph.D. dissertation guidelines.

Spectroscopy, Crystallography, and Metrology

The Spectral Database for Organic Compounds, a go-to for reference NMR, IR, Raman, and ESR data.

The Crystallography Open Database: an open-access crystallographic database. Especially good for inorganic materials.

• The original and recent reports of NMR chemical shifts of trace impurities.

Synthetic and Materials Chemistry

Not Voodoo, an excellent general resource for the practicing synthetic chemist.

The Bordwell pKa Table, an extensive resource provided by the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

The Safety Net: an up-and-coming website about laboratory safety. Has some useful specifics.

Communicating Chemistry

• When in doubt, refer to the ACS Style Guide.

• The IUPAC Gold Book: official definitions for chemistry-related terms.