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CHMC47: Bio-Organic Chemistry

This guide will help students enrolled in CHMC47 Bio-Organic Chemistry to complete assignments, specifically the Literature Searching Assignment and installing relevant chemistry software.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Learn to identify Chemical Abstracts Registry numbers for compounds using SciFinder Scholar.  

  2. Learn to use different types of searching language such as keywords, controlled vocabulary, and author to build search queries in Web of Science to find relevant information on experts in the field.  

  3. Learn to design and refine search needs and search strategies as necessary and based on search results.   

  4. Learn to conduct a search in a specific journal so to identify the most recent research on a particular topic. 


Key Resources

Library Research Tutorials

The tutorials will teach you online research skills required for your literature searching assignment.  These will be held in the library instructional lab (AC286A) on:

  • September 27, 2019 2-3pm
  • October 4, 2019 2-3pm

The instructional lab (AC286A) seats 28 people, attendance is first come first served.