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JoVE Science Education is a revolutionary video library dedicated to teaching scientific fundamentals through simple easy-to-understand video demonstrations.
WITS now subscribes to the JoVE Science Education: Chemistry series consisting of the following collections:
Video textbooks which explain concepts taught in undergraduate courses through high-impact animations and real-life experiments.
This search tool allows you to find content from the library catalogue, all the library’s databases, journals, ebooks, the institutional repository WIReDSpace, and unique digital collections only available in the Wits library.
ACCESS TO ELSEVIER DATABASES
PLEASE NOTE: In order to access Elsevier databases i.e. ScienceDirect, Scopus and Reaxys you will need to create an account that will enable to you to access any of these databases, both off-campus & on-campus. For assistance with Registration see: Instructions on how to register an Elsevier account. When registering you need to ensure that you use your Wits e-mail address (wits.ac.za or students.wits.ac.za).
SciFinder-n is your portal to chemistry and related information providing easy access to the most trusted collection of chemical substances, reactions and literature references in the world.
Access to SciFinder-n is by username and password, and is restricted to currently registered staff and students of the university. First-time users will need to register & create an account in order to access the database.