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Chemistry and Biochemistry

Introduction to resources for chemistry and biochemistry at Georgia Tech

Using tertiary sources for background research

Tertiary sources compile, summarize, index, or help identify scholarly sources on a topic. They are useful for background research or to get an overview of a topic before delving into secondary or primary sources. Common tertiary sources for Chemistry and Biochemistry include dictionaries, handbooks, encyclopedias, and other reference sources.

From this page you can

  • Access key resources for background research in Chemistry and Biochemistry

Resources for background research in Chemistry and Biochemistry


The Georgia Tech Library is a Patent and Trademark Resource Center (PTRC). The Patents and Trademarks resource guide has much info. and also links to the USPTO Patent Public Search.