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Siperstein Library: Science Resources


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The Smithsonian Science Education Center transforms the teaching and learning of K-12 science throughout the nation and world.
At National Geographic, we believe in the power of science, exploration and storytelling to change the world.
The University of California at Berkeley's Understanding Science website. "The mission of Understanding Science is to provide a fun, accessible, and free resource that accurately communicates what science is and how it really works." (From the undsci website)
The AAAS seeks to "advance science, engineering, and innovation throughout the world for the benefit of all people." (From Website)
"PNAS is one of the world's most-cited and comprehensive multidisciplinary scientific journals, publishing more than 3,200 research papers annually. Submissions are accepted from all researchers; authors do not need to have a connection to an NAS member to publish in PNAS."
(From Website)
NOVA is the most-watched prime time science series on American television. Now in its fourth decade of production, the series remains committed to producing in-depth science programming ... from the latest breakthroughs in technology to the deepest mysteries of the natural world. NOVA is produced by WGBH Boston and airs Wednesday nights at 9/8c on most PBS stations. (NOVA Website)
American Chemistry Society - "Founded in 1876 and chartered by the U.S. Congress, we are the world's largest scientific society. Our mission is to advance the broader chemistry enterprise and its practitioners for the benefit of Earth and its people. Our vision is to improve people's lives through the transforming power of chemistry." (ACS website)
Napoleon's Buttons Blog -- 17 molecules that changed history project.
Cosmos Magazine -- Up-to-date science articles. We don't have a subscription, but you can still search articles.
From the University of Colorado -- PhET provides fun, free, interactive, research-based science and mathematics simulations.
Courtesy of the University of Nottingham. This is a fun, visual way to learn more about elements of the periodic table.
"With over 54,000 members and an international publishing and knowledge business we are the UK’s professional body for chemical scientists, supporting and representing our members and bringing together chemical scientists from all over the world." (From Website)
"The Department of Chemistry at MIT is one of the nation's top chemistry departments. It has an illustrious history in sharing the MIT tradition of excellence, and it has provided national leadership in chemical education and research throughout the century." (from MIT website)


Bio Med Central (BMC) is an organization committed to open-access publication and consists of nearly 300 peer-reviewed journals sharing research in the fields of science, technology, engineering and medicine.
The BHL is the largest digitization project containing literature and research on biodiversity. It is a consortium of many natural history and botanical libraries.
The John Muir collections at the University of the Pacific University Libraries, contains digitized journals, correspondences, photographs, drawings, and more from naturalist, explorer, writer and conservationist John Muir.




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