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This guide is a starting point for all students majoring in or taking classes within the department of Chemistry. You can get research help with all aspects of your projects and research.

Reaction Databases

These resources provide not only information on an extensive array of reactions, but also powerful structure based searching interfaces for reaction discovery and synthesis planning. For comprehensive reaction searching, you may need to search each of these databases, as well as consulting online handbooks of reaction information and print reference works on synthetic methods.

Chemicals & Equipment Purchasing

Online Handbook

Information on reagents, solvents, and more to help with your synthesis planning. 

Chemical Structure Editors

These are links to download software for drawing chemical structures. Resulting structures can be saved in a variety of formats for use in structure searchable databases, word processing documents, etc.