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Chemistry: Recommended Databases
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The leading database in chemistry. Search for journal articles, patents, chemicals, and reactions. Before starting, create an account (see link below).
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Web of Science
This comprehensive multidisciplinary database goes back to 1898 and tracks citations.
Another comprehensive scholarly database with citation tracking.
A chemistry-specific database that is oriented more to compounds and reactions and less on the literature. Includes Beilstein and Gmelin data.
Includes several chemical dictionaries, and the CRC handbook of chemistry & physics, which contains extensive property data for a large number of chemicals.
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