Resources and Links

Career Resources

Academic Resources

  • CHEMEXPER Searchable database of chemicals with physical properties, MSDS and some IR spectrum.

Resources for Graduate School

ACS Graduate School Reality Check

Resources for Summer Research

Bates Resources

Support for students conducting research in all disciplines, on campus or off campus, with a Bates advisor or an advisor from another research site:

Summer Research Fellowships

Support for off-campus research:

Purposeful Work Summer Internship

External Summer Research Opportunities

Database of Summer Research Programs

Pathways to Science

NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)  Note that these are only available to U.S. citizens.

Biological Sciences


Summer Opportunities for Non-U.S. Citizens