How do I change the built-in Firefox PDF Viewer?

Firefox recently changed the Portal Document Format (PDF) to use the Firefox built-in PDF Viewer. You can use another PDF viewer like Adobe Reader by changing the default PDF viewer. To switch from the Firefox default PDF viewer to another PDF viewer: Open Firefox and click on the 'Tools' menu … Continue reading “How do I change the built-in Firefox PDF Viewer?”

Where can I find the Supporting Information Link for ACS Publications articles?

When you are viewing an article on the Publications site, there is a "Supporting Information" link presented, if there is any supporting information available for the article. You will see a "Supporting Information" link to the right of the title in a box under Article Options . The link's location is … Continue reading “Where can I find the Supporting Information Link for ACS Publications articles?”

CAS CA Section Subject-Based Tagging FAQs

  What ACS Publications content is categorized by CAS? CAS categorizes scholarly content, which includes, but is not exclusive to, the following article types: research articles, perspectives, communications, reviews, letters, and additions and corrections. Tags have been applied to articles in the front file (articles published from 1996 forward). Some … Continue reading “CAS CA Section Subject-Based Tagging FAQs”

Where can I find the "Educational Videos on Publishing Peer-Reviewed Research"?

  These videos are located on the Publications Web site at the URL below. Jump to the Publications Site for the videos    

Ordering Commercial Reprints for ACS Articles

How to Order Commercial Reprints To obtain 50 or more print copies of an article appearing in an ACS Publications journal, email your request to the ACS Office of Society Services, at help@acs.org. Include the title of the article, its DOI, the title of the journal in which it appeared, the number of … Continue reading “Ordering Commercial Reprints for ACS Articles”

ACS Publications website: Alternate Table of Contents (TOC) View Options

All ACS Publications journals, ACS Symposium Series books, and the C&EN Archives now provide two alternate viewing options in addition to the standard List View. All full Tables of Contents and Search Results now have a three-button interface for switching between the options. The Grid View was originally introduced as … Continue reading “ACS Publications website: Alternate Table of Contents (TOC) View Options”

Where can I find the Division of Education’s exam study guide?

    The study guides can be found at the URL below.   http://uwm.edu/acs-exams/  

Will ACS Mobile be available for other smart phone platforms?

Although the ACS Mobile App is only available in Android and iOS, ACS offers more options to access journal content on mobile platforms. Please refer to this link: https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/mobile-apps.html

Am I able to access my institutions subscriptions via the ACS Mobile application?

ACS Mobile on iPhone, iPods and iPads can be configured for VPN access under each device's Settings/VPN Configuration. The details on how to configure depends on your institution's VPN setup. Please contact your local Information Technology department for your network configuration. Once a VPN connection has been established, the application … Continue reading “Am I able to access my institutions subscriptions via the ACS Mobile application?”

How can I contact Customer Services & Information?

ACS Customer Services & Information is available for support continuously from Sunday evenings through Friday until 8:00 pm EDT (except holidays). On call staff are assigned to monitor the systems supported over the weekend and holidays, however, delays in responses to support requests may be experienced during the off hours. You … Continue reading “How can I contact Customer Services & Information?”