Skip to main content
Physical and Chemical Properties
Remington and USP/NF on this page.
The Merck Index
Call Number: URI REF RS51 .M4 2013
Publication Date: 2013
Provides entries on 10,000 drugs, pharmaceuticals, common organic compounds and laboratory reagents, naturally occurring substances and plants, elements, inorganic compounds, compounds of agricultural significance, endogenous substances and biological compounds. Gives a brief bibliography, structure, nomenclature, composition, and molecular weight. Provides CAS registry numbers. Previous edition in Reference, earlier editions in Circulating Stacks.
Official US Compendia
United States pharmacopeia
Call Number: Online & Print (URI Serial Stacks RS141.2 P5)
Also known as USP/NF.
Available in Print: 1980-2012
Official national standards for drug substances & dosage forms (USP) & pharmaceutical ingredients (NF). Monographs provide information on molecular & structural formulas, molecular weight, chemical name, Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) Registry Number, description, packaging & storage, identification tests, & chemical & physical properties. Combined index to both USP/NF. Updated by USP-N
Martindale: The Complete Drug Reference
Call Number: Reference RS51 U65 (Latest on Reference)
Comprehensive British publication providing well-referenced information on pharmacology, toxicology and therapy of foreign and U.S. drugs (prescription, nonprescription, obsolete and investigational drugs and natural substances). Includes non-approved indications and chemical and physical data. International directory of drug manufacturers, general index, to clinical uses.
Remington: the science and practice of pharmacy, 19th ed.
Call Number: URI Serial Stacks RS91 R36
Comprehensive general reference work on the therapy and practice of pharmaceutical sciences. Section on pharmaceutical and medicinal agents details preparation, description, solubility, uses, dose, dosage forms, chemical name and structural formula for each compound. Illustrated, indexed.
, Articles & Databases
, Biological Sciences
, Business, Labor, and Economics
, Cell & Molecular Biology
, Criminology & Criminal Justice
, Environmental & Natural Resource Economics
, Film Studies
, Fisheries, Animal & Veterinary Science
, General & Reference
, General Library Information
, Hot Topics
, Internet Resources
, Labor Relations & Human Resources
, Landscape Architecture
, Life Sciences, Marine & Environment
, Natural Resources
, Nutrition & Food Science
, Plant Sciences
, Political Science
, Rhode Island and New England
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.