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Some key points to guide you through our resources as well as some useful links

The Basics

Feel free to consult our different scientific data bases, particularly ACS and in Web of Science search Chimicus and Medline.

In Archipel, our catalogue, you can access our stock of (e-books, theses, congresses etc.)  Here are a few examples divided up by subject :

Pharmacy         Process Engineering              Powders

Agri food             Biotechnologies          Cosmetics

Searches can be widened by using the national catalogue, Sudoc, in order to access other documents and to use the inter-library loan system.

Focus on

  • Encyclopedias, handbooks, dictionnaries


Encyclopédia Universalis

Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical technology

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Handbook of chemistry and physics

Techniques de l’ingénieur, collection procédés-chimie-bio-agro

Pharmacopée européenne

Handbook of industrial drying

Food engineering handbook : Vol 1 Food process engineering, Vol 2 Food engineering fundamentals

Encyclopedic dictionary of named processes in chemical technology

Dictionary of chemical engineering

In the reading room...

Compendium de terminologie chimique, recommandations IUPAC : avec lexique anglais/français locate

Dictionnaire de la chimie et de ses applications locate

Merck locate

Perry’s chemical engineers’ handbook locate

Encyclopedia of pharmaceutical technology locate

Encyclopedia of inorganic chemistry locate

Encyclopedia of industrial biotechnology locate

Encyclopedia of surface and colloid science locate

  • Useful sites

In addition, the CNRS portal, BiblioST2I, can be used to access reviews and data bases including Current Contents connect.