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SpringerMaterials

Penn Libraries have licensed SpringerMaterials.  This database is originally based on the data present in the Landolt-Börnstein reference set, consisting of materials properties and data, but has been greatly expanded.  It now covers over 250,000 different materials or chemical systems, including: Metals Alloys Ceramics Glasses Polymers Organic substances Composites Individual atoms (1) Available data for … Continue reading

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2016 Cambridge Structural Database Now Available for Download

The 2016 release of the Cambridge Structural Database (CSD) is now available for download to any computer for use on campus.  CSD is a repository of over 800,000 small-molecule organic and organometallic crystal structures built by the non-profit Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre in the UK.  Penn Libraries have been providing a site license to the … Continue reading

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2015 Cambridge Structural Database Now Available for Download

The 2015 release of the Cambridge Structural Database (CSD) is now available.  CSD is a repository of over 700,000 small-molecule organic and organometallic crystal structures built by the non-profit Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre in the UK.  Penn Libraries have been providing a site license to the database for the past several years.  It can be … Continue reading

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ChemBioDraw Ultra 14.0 Users Can Initiate a SciFinder Search from within ChemDraw

Users of ChemBioDraw Ultra 14.0 can initiate a SciFinder structure, substructure, or reaction search directly from within a ChemDraw window, thanks to a collaboration between PerkinElmer, makers of ChemBioDraw, and Chemical Abstracts Service, who builds and maintains the SciFinder search tool.  It is relatively easy to do.   Using the ChemBioDraw/SciFinder Integration from on Campus … Continue reading