These are a set of web resources which we found interesting and useful in the form of Videos, Open resources, Tutorials, Virtual Labs, Lab manuals, Periodic table etc….

Interactive texts/ Online courses and texts

Vigyan Prasar(VP) :

Learn Chemistry:


Lab Techniques/Introduction to Lab equipment




Chemistry Databases


Practice Tests, Problem Sets, and Tutorials

Periodic Properties Tutorial Quizzes in all major areas in chemistry


Chemistry Demonstrations and Videos

Agastya Foundation: Chemistry Demonstration videos


Periodic Tables on the WWW


Chemistry Software and Multimedia

MERLOT II (Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching)

 The irYdium Project Virtual Laboratory


Orbital Viewer:

 ChemSketch 12:


Links for Chemistry Education Research/Teaching Learning Centres

Journal of Chemical Education  

American Chemical Society:

Teaching Learning Centre: IIT Madras:


Distance Education and Open Education resources

Online Distance Education: Towards a Research Agenda


Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ):

Directory of OER (COL):

NOUN Open Resource (National Open University of Nigeria):

OpenLearn (The Open University, UK):

OER Commons:

Saylor Academy (Provides Free Online Courses):


Chemistry Trivia and Games


Molecular Structures


History of Chemistry

Radioactivity: Historical Figures