Analytical Chemistry

Chemical Institute of Canada

Online teaching resources

Please note that these sites are not curated by and are only provided as a resource to the community. Some commercial websites are provided below and their presence in this list does not constitute an endorsement from the Analytical Chemistry Division of Canada.

A series of web-meeting are planned to provide an open discussion about mitigation measures to be implemented in analytical chemistry teaching amidst COVID-19.

Summary of the May 22nd meeting -file

Next meetings: June 12th 1PM eastern time will discuss in person labs, 2PM eastern will discuss remote labs; June 26th will focus on online lectures. Zoom links are provided in the summary of the May 22nd meeting.

The Chemistry education division of Canada offers a suite of different resources for online teaching - external website 

The Analytical Sciences Digital Library offers numerous free materials (textbooks, in-class worksheets, laboratory activities, simulations, etc.) under the Creative Commons Copyright that are helpful when teaching with traditional and active learning pedagogies - external website

RSC Education in Chemistry- external website 
Analysis resources: - external website

Database of case studies- external website
Analytical chemistry case studies within the database: - external website   Case studies can be downloaded for free. Must register ($25USD) to download teaching notes.

Chromatography simulators:

HPLC provides simulation of HPLC. It is described in detail in P.G. Boswell, J Chem Ed 2013, 90, 198. - external website

Another web version of the HPLC simulator is available elsewhere- external website

HPLC Teaching Assistant  is an Excel simulator written by Davy Guillarme of the University of Geneva.- external website

LC-GC Chromacademy- external website


ProEZGC from Restek is a GC simulator - external website

An alternate GC simulator is external website

Instrumental analysis:

Java apps for instrumental analysis and signal processing modeling (might not run on all computers)- external website

Textbook Material:

Quantitative chemical analysis text book  and associated Sapling tool - external website 

Remote lab teaching:

Commercial sources - holscience- external websiteand labster- external website


Quantitative chemical analysis- external website

ICP-MS (can also be found on row 52 of the link above - QCA video) - external website

FT-IR- external website