Internet Archive Loans Digitized Books

The Internet Archive Book Collection offers more than 4 million digital books (including scientific titles), of which about 3 million are freely accessible and 1.4 million are available on loan for a limited period. The suspension will run at least through June 30, 2020. The only requirement for borrowing is a personal account, which anyone can create.

New E-Book: Surface and Interface Science

Now available online:

Klaus Wandelt: Surface and Interface Science. Weinheim 2012-2020

Vol. 1: Concepts and methods

Vol. 2: Properties of elemental surfaces

Vol. 3: Properties of composite surfaces

Vol. 4: Solid-solid interfaces and thin films

Vol. 5: Solid-gas interfaces I

Vol. 6: Solid-gas interfaces II

Vol. 7: Liquid and biological interfaces.

Vol. 8: Interfacial electrochemistry

Vol. 9: Applications of surface science I

Vol. 10: Applications of surface science II

The World of the Elements

On the occasion of the International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements (IYPT 2019), we have compiled some book recommendations on this topic:

Person: Stwertka, Albert [Auth.]
Title: A guide to the elements
Edition: 4. ed.
Place: New York, NY
Year:  2018
Publisher: Oxford Univ. Press
Shelf Mark: 40 A 35

Person: Lykknes, Annette [Ed.]. Van Tiggelen, Brigitte [Ed.]
Title: Women in their element : selected women’s contributions to the periodic system
Year: 2019
Publisher: World Scientific
Shelf Mark: 70 K 148

Person: Greenwood, Norman Neill [Auth.]. Earnshaw, A. [Auth.]
Title: Chemistry of the elements
Edition: 2. ed., repr.
Place: Oxford [u.a.]
Year: 2002
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Shelf Mark: 42 A 12

Person: Quadbeck-Seeger, Hans-Juergen [Auth.]
Title: World of the elements : elements of the world
Place: Weinheim
Year: 2007
Publisher: Wiley-VCH

Title:  Chemie der Elemente
Place:  Frankfurt am Main
Year:  2019
Publisher:  Ges. Deutscher Chemiker
Shelf Mark:  40 A 36

Person: Trueb, Lucien F. [Auth.]
Title:  Die chemischen Elemente : ein Streifzug durch das Periodensystem
Edition: 2., ueberarb. und erg. Aufl.
Place: Stuttgart
Year: 2005
Publisher: Hirzel
Shelf Mark: 40 B 23

Person: Quadbeck-Seeger, Hans-Juergen [Auth.]
Title: Die Welt der Elemente : die Elemente der Welt
Place: Weinheim
Year: 2007
Publisher: Wiley-VCH
Shelf Mark: 62 G 33