Access for Academic Organizations
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ACS Publications provides the scientific community with journals, books, news, references, and training products. This page summarizes the most common packages subscribed to by academic libraries. Visit the individual solutions pages for access options related to those resources.
The packages below represent those most often chosen by our academic subscribers. These options range from getting access to all front-file journals to choosing the most essential journals to meet your organization's needs.
The ACS Institute is a comprehensive and authoritative learning platform supporting the broad chemistry community across the spectrum of learning from foundational education, career expertise, and professional development.
Made up of seven learning centers, the ACS Institute fills a significant gap in the training landscape for chemistry-specific knowledge which is currently highly disparate, inconsistent, and sourced from a wide range of providers.
Digital Books, References, and News
ACS Publications offers a broad array of peer-reviewed digital books that help readers gain a depth of understanding, references that help scientists communicate effectively and remain compliant with analytical chemistry requirements, and news that makes sense of technology in the world around us.
ACS Legacy Archives
Whether you are trying to understand prior art for a patent application or want to apply time-tested methods to a new synthetic pathway, ACS journal content prior to 1996 still remains an extremely valuable asset.
More than a hundred years of research at your fingertips. The concepts captured in the ACS Legacy Archives are still being applied in new ways every day. Immediate access means no waiting for content that is standing between your research team and the next big solution.
Many academic libraries find that making a one-time investment in purchasing the ACS Legacy Archives results in substantial long-term savings in subscriptions.Learn More