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  • Comprehensive Coordination Chemistry II . 10 vols. Boston: Elsiever Pergamon, 2004.
    MELLON REF QD474.C74
  • Comprehensive Heterocyclic Chemistry II. 11 vols. New York: Pergamon, 1996.
    MELLON REF QD400.C6
  • Comprehensive Organometalic Chemisty III. (Carnegie Mellon Users Only) 13 vols. Boston:Elsiever, 2007 MELLON REF QD411 .C65 2007
  • Comprehensive Polymer Science. 7 vols. New York: Pergamon, 1989.
    MELLON REF QD381.C737
  • Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry. New York : Wiley, 2000.
    SORRELLS ENGR&SCI REF QD71.5 .E52 2000

  • Encyclopedia of Catalysis. Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Interscience, 2003
    MELLON REFQD505 .E53 2003
  • Encyclopedia of Chromatography. 2nd ed Boca Raton, FL:Taylor & Francis, 2005
    MELLON QD79 .C4E63 2005
  • Encyclopedia of Computational Chemsitry.  5 volumes. New York: Wiley & Sons, 1998  MELLON REF QD39.3 E46E53 1998
  • Encyclopedia of Electrochemistry. 11 volumes. Weinheim:Wiley-VCH, 2001
    MELLON QD552.5 .E53X 2001
  • Encyclopedia of Mass Spectrometry. Boston :Elsevier, 2003
    MELLON REFQD96 .M3 E53X
  • Encyclopedia of neuroscience [electronic resource] 3rd ed, rev. and enl. Amsterdam, Netherlands : Elsevier BV, 2004 MELLON RC334 .E56 2004 DISC
  • Encyclopedia of Polymer Science & Engineering. 17 vols. New York: Wiley, 1985. ENGR&SCI REF TP1087 e46 1985
  • Encyclopedia of Surface and Colloid Science. 4 vols. New York: Marcell Dekker Inc. 2002. MELLON REF QD506 .E63 2002 
  • Encyclopedia of Supramolecular Chemistry. New York : M. Dekker, 2004 MELLON REF QD876 .E53 2004
  • Encyclopedia of Virology. 3rd ed.  5 volumes. Boston;Academic Press. 2008  MELLON REF QR358 .E534 2008
  • Peptides from A to Z : a concise encyclopedia. Weinheim ; Chichester : Wiley-VCH, 2008
    MELLON REF QD431 .J35X 2008
  • Van Nostrand's Encyclopedia of Chemistry. 5th ed Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Interscience, 2005
    MELLON Stacks  QD4 .V36 2005.