Web version of CSD. Bibliographic, chemical and crystallographic information for more than 544,000 organic and organometallic compounds whose 3D structures have been determined by x-ray or neutron diffraction (nearly 600,000 structures). The "power" version of CSD can be downloaded from the UC CSD site at http://software.chem.ucla.edu/CSD.
Key resources for chemical research at UCSD: books/e-books; encyclopedias; article databases; property data (including safety & spectra); lab software; current awareness tools; and resources for writing, presenting and ethics. Includes guides for specific chemistry courses & topics.
Gateway to 8 major online chemical information resources for physical property data, structures, and chemical names/synonyms, including the CRC Handbook of Chemistry & Physics and Combined Chemical Dictionary.
Comprehensive encyclopedia (w/ bibliographies) covering all aspects of chemistry, including biochem & chem engineering. Some overlap with Ullmann's. Great place to get background information on new topics. Can browse topics/articles or search full-text.
Search/browse 2500+ science and engineering encyclopedias, handbooks, texts, and databases. Advanced features include numerical range searching and interactive graphs and tables. Excellent resource for chemical & physical property data.
Database for searching the marine natural product literature. Search by bibliographic information, taxonomy, location, chemical structure and physical property data. Includes dereplication tools not available in other databases.
Basic chemical, property and use information (with literature references) on 11,200 significant chemicals, drugs and biological substances. Searchable by name, registry number, etc., as well as by structure or substructure.
1953-present. MEDLINE and genetics databases from the National Library of Medicine. Now offers e-mail alerting and RSS feeds! Choose Abstract display to see UC E-Links icons for linking to full text and ordering interlibrary loans.
Critical collection of high-quality, relevant synthetic methods in organic and organometallic chemistry. Each one with full experimental procedures. Includes the Houben-Weyl backfiles, covering the literature to the mid-1800's.
Comprehensive database to the chemical literature: all aspects of chemistry with heavy coverage in other sciences. Search by topic, author, substance (name, structure, CAS Registry Number, molecular formula), substructure or reaction. Includes structure editor, or you can copy/paste from ChemDraw. For UCSD faculty/staff/students only. No access for walk-in users.
**First-time users must register; start at http://ucsd.libguides.com/scifinder**
Over 30,000 books online. Search full-text, then save or print chapter pdfs. Many of these books are available as Print-on-demand personal copies - look for Buy a Print Copy of this Book for $24.95 Including Shipping near the book's table of contents.
Comprehensive encyclopedia (w/ bibliographies) covering all aspects of chemistry, including biochem & chem engineering. Some overlap with Kirk-Othmer. Great place to get background information on new topics; browse topics/articles or search full-text.
Excellent starting place to explore the scholarly literature. Indexes journals in all disciplines: sciences, engineering, social sciences, arts, and humanities. Now includes databases that cover books and conference papers. Includes cited and citing references for each article, conference paper and book indexed. Search by author, keywords, organization and cited references. Create citation alerts to get weekly notices when new, relevant citations are added. Some indexes go back to 1900, others begin more recently (1975 or later). DATABASES: Science Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index, Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Book Citation Index, Conference Proceedings Citation Index, Current Chemical Reactions, and Index Chemicus.