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Improving people's lives through the transforming power of chemistry

ACS Publications is a leader in providing access to chemistry-related information and research through peer-reviewed journals, digital books, reference materials, and educational tools. Research from Nobel Prize winners in Chemistry and Medicine have been published in ACS Publications journals and digital books.

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ACS Publications' Unsurpassed Performance

In addition to the rapid acceptance and award-winning performance of new products, ACS Publications’ established portfolio continues to exceed expectations and remains the world’s most trusted, most cited, and most read collection of journals in the chemical and related sciences. This lasting quality is the result of ACS Publications’ ongoing commitment to editorial excellence, author benefits, and highly selective growth in the sciences.

Multidisciplinary Content

ACS journals aren’t just for scientists in white lab coats holding beakers of colored fluid. From cures for diseases to high-tech materials, the research in ACS Publications is as unique and varied as the scientists who read them. Content in ACS Publications impacts nearly every scientific discipline, including medicine, nanoscience, engineering, environmental studies, computer science, telecommunications, physics, and far beyond.

About ACS

With more than 151,000 members, the American Chemical Society (ACS) is the world’s largest scientific society and one of the world’s leading sources of authoritative scientific information.

A nonprofit organization chartered by Congress, ACS is at the forefront of the evolving worldwide chemical enterprise and the premier professional home for chemists, chemical engineers, and related professionals around the globe.

The Society publishes numerous scientific journals and databases; convenes major research conferences; and provides educational, science policy, and career programs in chemistry. ACS also provides grants for students and gives more than $20 million every year in grants for research in the chemical sciences. ACS plays a leadership role in educating and communicating with public policy makers and the general public about the importance of chemistry in our lives. This includes identifying new solutions, improving public health, protecting the environment, and contributing to the economy.

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