Chemistry and biochemistry

RÖMPP Online Information on chemistry (mainly food chemistry and natural substances), biology, genetics and the environment

CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics Annually updated tables with substance properties and mathematical and physical formulas

Discover e-journals in your subject area with BrowZine. The best starting point is here: Chemistry journals

SciFinder Bibliographical data on >10,000 journals, information on substances and patented information

Reaxys Database for chemical structures, compound properties and reactions. Comprises the former Beilstein and Gmelin Handbooks, journal articles, books, reviews, patents etc. Access to associated supplier databases (eMolecules, LabNetwork, Sigma-Aldrich)


Consultation hours for literature research

Our subject librarian for chemistry would be pleased to assist you in making full use of the resources of the University Library Bern:

  • Assistance in researching your topic
  • Using specialized databases
  • Help with search strategies
  • Support for working with literature management programs

Please make an appointment by e-mail. The consultation can also be made via Teams or Zoom.

For further services of our subject librarians please visit the Portal Natural Sciences of the University Library of Bern.