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Research Guides


A guide to chemistry resources at the University of Idaho Library

Where to go in the Library

Library, Floor 3

Requesting Books from Other Libraries

If you need a book that's not available at the UI Library, use the library's free Interlibrary Loan service or Summit to request it.

 You can also request articles and other research materials through Interlibrary Loan.

  1. Locate the book you would like to request using the library catalog
  2. If the book is not available, or checked out in UI and Summit, click on "Request item"
  3. Enter your user name (the barcode located on the back of your Vandal Card) and password (self selected during ILL registration)
  4. Verify book request to make sure all necessary fields are complete, and submit
  5. A record of the request should appear on your ILL account page

Finding books at the UI Library

Search for books using the library catalog.

Books are located on the 4th (A-G), 3rd (H-S), and 2nd (T-Z) floors organized by the Library of Congress Classification system.


Call Number Areas to Browse in Chemistry:


Call # Areas

Chemistry - General


Analytical Chemistry


Inorganic Chemistry


Organic Chemistry




Physical and Theoretical Chemistry





Chemistry E-books

The UI Library now provides access to many e-books in the field of chemistry, which you can find by searching the library catalog or using the links below.

Joe Vandal Finds a Book