Chemistry

Merck Index

Alternative Titles
The Merck Index
The Merck Index Online
Description

For over 120 years The Merck Index has been regarded as the most authoritative and reliable source of information on chemicals, drugs and biologicals. Now this trusted resource is available online from RSC Publishing.

The Merck Index Online offers the same highly authoritative information as the print edition in a convenient and easily searchable full text database. It contains over 11,500 monographs – including historic records not available in the print edition. The Merck Index Online will be updated regularly with accurate information curated by experts.

Type
Handbook
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/33392
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SpringerProtocols

Alternative Titles
Springer Protocols
Description

SpringerProtocols is the largest subscription-based online database of reproducible laboratory protocols in the biomedical and life sciences. Compiling protocols from the book series Methods in Molecular Biology and other sources, SpringerProtocols offers researchers access to nearly thirty years of tested, trusted, step-by-step protocols for immediate use in the lab. With an emphasis on comprehensiveness and clarity, each protocol is organized in an easily reproducible recipe style. Protocols are written by experts in the field and are reviewed by editors distinguished in their specific subject areas, as well as by an editorial board. SpringerProtocols is an invaluable resource for the modern research laboratory.

Type
Database
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/30464
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ICSD

Description

ICSD is the world's largest database for completely identified inorganic crystal structures. ICSD contains about 156,000 peer-reviewed data entries, including their atomic coordinates, dating back to 1973.

ICSD contains:

  • 1,675 crystal structures of the elements
  • 30,075 records for binary compounds
  • 58,371 records for ternary compounds
  • 55,754 records for quarternary and quintenary compounds

About 119,000 entries (75.9% of entries) have been assigned a structure type. There are currently 6,357 structure prototypes.

 

Type
Database
Coverage
1973-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/29732
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Medicinal Chemical Structures

Description

This collection contains the chemical structures of a variety of useful drugs, including virtually all clinically available agents in the United States. The drugs are classified according to their mechanism of action and the records include the generic name and the general classification of each drug. (copyright 2005 University of Michigan College of Pharmacy)

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11891
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SpringerMaterials

Alternative Titles
Springer Materials
Description

 SpringerMaterials comprises 400 Landolt-Bornstein volumes, 44,000 chemical safety documents, a subset of the Dortmund Data Bank Sofatware & Separation Technology comprising 300,000 data points, and the Linus Pauling files on inorganic solid phases.  SpringerMaterials is expanded and updated quarterly.

Type
Database
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11851
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Cambridge Structural Database (CSD)

Alternative Titles
CSD
Description

Cambridge Structural Database is a repository for small-molecule organic and metal-organic crystal structure. It contains over 500,000 x-ray and neutron diffraction analyses. It provides 3D structures with respective coverage of the published literature. The structural data is curated and enriched with bibliographic, chemical and physical property information. More than 40,000 new structures are added to the database each year. The database is useful for Crystallography, Structure-based drug design, Medicinal chemistry, Pharmaceutical formulation and development, Material science, and Education.

Type
Database
Web Based Software
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11751
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Shapiro Science Library

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The Shapiro Science Library provides services and resources to support research, teaching, and scientific inquiry in the fields of Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Geological Sciences, Mathematics, Natural Resources and Environment, Physics and Statistics.

We are located on the 3rd and 4th floors of the Shapiro Library Building, which also houses the Shapiro Undergraduate Library, Askwith Media Library and Michigan Publishing. Please see our virtual tour for more information about our facilities and services.

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PMC

Alternative Titles
PubMed Central
Description

PubMed Central® (PMC) is a free archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM). In keeping with NLM’s legislative mandate to collect and preserve the biomedical literature, PMC serves as a digital counterpart to NLM’s extensive print journal collection. Launched in February 2000, PMC was developed and is managed by NLM’s National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).

Type
Database
Coverage
PMC has material dating back to mid- to late-1800s or early 1900s for some journals.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11475
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RSC Books

Alternative Titles
Royal Society of Chemistry Books
RSC eBooks
Royal Society of Chemistry eBooks
Description

Provides full-text access to scholarly books published by the Royal Society of Chemistry from 1968 to present.

Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
1968-present.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11313
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Natural Product Updates

Description
Provides graphical abstracts of new developments in natural product chemistry, selected from dozens of key primary journals. It covers isolation studies, biosynthesis, new natural products, known compounds from new sources, structure determinations and new properties and biological activities of natural product.
Type
Database
Coverage
1998-present.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11155
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