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CHEM 290-Chemistry of Purslane: Home

About This Guide

This guide will help you find library resources for your chemistry laboratory course including:

Chemistry Database to find articles

Natural Products Resources

Understanding Medicinal Plants by Bryan Hanson (ebook)

Laboratory Safety Information

12 Principles of Green Chemistry

ChemDraw

Natural Products

Finding Articles

Laboratory Safety Information

12 Principles of Green Chemistry

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  1. Prevent waste
  2. Atom economy
  3. Less hazardous synthesis
  4. Design safer chemicals
  5. Safer solvents and auxiliaries
  6. Design for energy efficiency
  7. Use of renewable feedstocks
  8. Reduce derivatives
  9. Catalysis (vs. stoichiometric)
  10. Design for degradation
  11. Real-time analysis for pollution prevention
  12. Inherently safer chemistry for accident prevention

For more information visit American Chemical Society

Writing and Citing

UNC Writing Center

Outlines:

  • How to write an outline (video)

  • Why and how to create an outline (Purdue OWL)

Abstracts:

Researching in the Sciences (videos)

Author's Guide for submitting an article to the ACS journal Analytical Chemistry

MLA Formatting and Style Guide (online)

Science Libraries Chat

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Science Librarian

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ChemDraw

To request access to ChemDraw, go to the following site, login with your onyen and password, and follow the instructions. You will receive an access code via email to permit you to use the program.

Chem Draw is also available on the public computers in the Kenan Science Library and through the ITS Virtual Lab.

Posters & Presentations

Design guide for Academic Posters

Design guide for Presentations


 

Poster printing services:

Spoonflower $18 (cloth, 1 yard = 38”x42”) + $3 shipping for 7 day standard shipping

VistaPrint   ~$25 + shipping for 36”x42”

PhDPoster.com  ~$40 for 36”x42” (free pickup at the Health Science Library between 10a-6p)

UNC Printstop ~$48 for 36”x42”