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CHEM 300 - The Literature of Chemistry (Schmidt)

This guide will help you get started with your research for CHEM 300.

Background Research Lesson

In this lesson, we will cover:

  • The importance of background research
  • How to begin your background research 
  • How information is organized in the library
  • Strategies for figuring out what information you need and the best place to look for it


  1. Watch the following videos:
  2. Complete the Books and Background Assignment (available in Cougar Courses).