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Chemistry: RSC databases

Royal Society of Chemistry Publishing

The UWM Library subscribes to the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) "Gold" package including 45 journals, 5 literature updating services (Analytical Abstracts, Chemistry Hazards in Industry, Laboratory Hazards Bulletin, Natural Product Updates, Synthetic Reaction Updates), Annual Reports on the Progress of Chemistry (Section A: Inorganic Chemistry, Section B: Organic Chemistry, Section C: Physical Chemistry), magazine (Education in Chemistry), and book series Issues in Environmental Science and Technology. We also subscribe to the RSC Journals Archive 1941-2007.

RSC publishes five full open access journals:

  • Chemical Science (launched in 2010) moved to open access from issue 1, 2015. 
  • Materials Advances (launched in 2020) with article processing charges waived until mid-2022.
  • Nanoscale Advances (launched in 2018) with article processing charges waived until mid-2021.
  • RSC Advances (launched in 2011) moved to open access from issue 1, 2017. 
  • RSC Chemical Biology (forthcoming in 2020) with article processing charges waived until mid-2022.

Chemistry Education Research and Practice  is free to access sponsored by RSC's Education Division. 

Current Awareness Services

Chemical Safety

The Merck Index

Free databases