ACS Publications (American Chemical Society)

American Chemical Society (ACS). Peer-reviewed journals with cutting-edge articles across a broad spectrum of scientific disciplines. Breadth and scope stretch across chemistry, physics, biology and more.

Clarkson subscription includes journal content only, as well as the ACS Style Guide. Full text access may not be available for all articles found; limited to titles that Clarkson subscribes to. 1876+

Chemical Abstracts Complete

An integrated, comprehensive collection of molecular substance information – chemical names & structures, properties, CAS registry numbers, regulatory info –  reactions, and references (from journals and patents) in chemistry.

Access to CAS is through SciFinder.  You must register and create an acount.
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Training and Support

Also covers biochemistry and molecular biology, biotechnology, environmental science, toxicology, & medicine worldwide. 1907+ Selective material from the late 1800s. Links are provided to search for full text within Clarkson subscriptions.


Part of Engineering Village. The broadest and most complete engineering literature database available in the world. Provides a holistic and global view of peer reviewed and indexed publications (journal articles, conference proceedings, reports, book chapters, dissertations) with over 17 million records from 73 countries across 190 engineering disciplines. Links to some full text. 1884 – present.

General Science Collection

Scholarly journals and magazines covering the latest scientific developments. Key subjects covered by the database include biological sciences, computing, engineering, and technology.


Essential industry technical reference handbooks in a variety of engineering disciplines. Full-text content includes materials and substance data, equations and interactive charts and graphs. 40+ titles.

Royal Society of Chemistry Journals (RSC)

Articles in biology, biophysics, chemical science, materials, medicinal drug discovery and physics from high-impact journals and books.

Full text access may not be available for all articles found; limited to titles that Clarkson subscribes to. 1841 to present.