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Chemistry: DICTIONARIES

Dictionaries-Use dictionaries specific to familiarize yourself with terms used in literature

    • Ashford's Dictionary of Industrial Chemicals: Properties, Production, Uses. London: Wavelength, 1994.
      SORRELLS ENGR&SCI REF TP200 .A79 2001

    • Chemically Speaking: a dictionary of quotations. Bristol, Philadelphia: Institute of Physics Pub., 2002.
      SORRRELLS ENG&SCI REF QD5 .C457 2002

  • Dictionary of Chemistry and Technical Technology English-German. 4th heavily rev. ed. Amsterdam; New York: Elsevier, 1989.
    SORRELLS ENG&SCI REF QD5 .D53 1989
    MELLON QD5 .D554 1989

  • Dictionary of Chemistry and Chemical Technology in Japanese, English, Chinese. Amsterdam; New York: Elsevier, 1989.
    MELLON QD5 .D5542
  • Dictionary of Colloid and Interface Science. 2nd ed. New York: Wiley, 2001.
    MELLON REF QD549 .S37 2001
  • Dictionary of Gene Technology: genomics,transcriptomics, proteomics. 3rd ed. Weinheim: Wiley-VCH, 2004.
    MELLON REF QH506 .K333 2004 VOL 1
  • Dictionary of Genetics. New York: Oxford University Press, 2006.
    MELLON REF QH427 .K55 2006
  • Dictionary of Virology. 3rd ed. San Diego, CA: Academic Press, 2001.
    MELLON REF QR358 .R88 2001
  • Elsevier's Dictionary of Chemistry: including terms from biochemistry in English, Spanish, Italian and German. Amsterdam; New York: Elsevier, 1983.
    MELLON REF QD5 .D55
  • English-Russian Dictionary of Chemistry and Chemical Technology. 4th ed. Moskva: Russo, 2004.
    MELLON REF QD5 .A52 2004.
  • Facts on File Dictionary of Chemistry. 4th ed. New York: Facts on File, 2005.
    MELLON REF QD5 .F33 2005
  • Gardner's Chemical Synonyms and Trade Names. 10th ed. Brookfield, VT: Gower, 1994.
    SORRELLS ENGR&SCI REF TP9 .G286 1999
    MELLON REF TP9 .G2 1987
  • Glossary of Biotechnology and Nanobiotechnology terms. 4th ed. Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis, 2006
    MELLON TP248.16 F54 2006
  • Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary. 13th ed. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1997.
    SORRELLS ENGR&SCI REF QD5 .C5 1997
    MELLON REF QD5 .C5 2007
  • Illustrated Dictionary of Immunology. 2nd ed. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2003.
    MELLON QR180.4 .C78 2003
  • Illustrated Pocket Dictionary of Chromatography. Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley-Interscience, 2004.
    MELLON QD79 .C4S33 2004.
  • Japanese-Engish Chemical Dictionary: including a guide to Japanese patents and scientific literature. Weinheim: Wiley-VCH, 2008.
    MELLON REF QD5 .J353X 2008
  • McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms (Carnegie Mellon users only). New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co.
  • Merriam-Webster Online (Carnegie Mellon users only)
    Includes a dictionary, thesaurus, and related products.
  • Oxford English Dictionary (Carnegie Mellon users only)