Databases: Beilstein database
Includes the Beilstein database (near-comprehensive coverage of pre-1960 organic literature), the Gmelin database (inorganic chemistry), and Elsevier's Patent Chemistry Database. Use Reaxys to obtain checked physico-chemical data, preparation/reaction methods for pure compounds, and literature and patent references. Reaxys allows searching for substances by chemical name or by structure, as well as for single and multi-step reactions. See Reaxys Training Materials.