Databases

The RSC's online databases provide rapid, cost-effective access to developments in key areas of chemical research.  

Databases

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Analytical Abstracts

For coverage of the latest techniques and applications. The premier current awareness and information retrieval service tailored to analytical scientists.


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Catalysts & Catalysed Reactions

Visual presentation of new developments in catalysis research. Around 200 graphical abstracts added every month, indexed by reaction and catalytic method.


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Chemical Hazards in Industry

Health and safety issues surrounding chemicals encountered in the chemical and related industries.


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ChemSpider

Search 28 million chemical structures and their properties, patents, publications and more.


ChemSpider Synthetic Pages

ChemSpider Synthetic Pages

A freely available interactive database of synthetic chemistry. ChemSpider SyntheticPages encourages submissions from graduate students, postdocs, industrialists and academics.


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Chromatography Abstracts - discontinued

This database covered recent advances in all aspects of chromatography and separation science.


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Laboratory Hazards Bulletin

Comprehensive coverage of hazards encountered by laboratory workers. Includes waste management, occupational monitoring and legislation.


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MarinLit

MarinLit is a database dedicated to marine natural products (MNP) research.


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Methods in Organic Synthesis

Graphical abstracts of the most important current developments and new synthetic advances, including reaction schemes. Entries are indexed by Reaction, Reactant and Reagent.


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Natural Product Updates

Alerting natural product scientists to the latest developments. NOW structure-searchable through ChemSpider!


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National Chemical Database Service

The RSC will be operating the EPSRC National Chemical Database Service from 2013-2017


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The Merck Index* Online

The most authoritative and reliable source of information on chemicals, drugs and biological, exclusive to the Royal Society of Chemistry.


The Merck Index


*The name THE MERCK INDEX is owned by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., a subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc., Whitehouse Station, N.J., U.S.A., and is licensed to The Royal Society of Chemistry for use in the U.S.A. and Canada.