Last Updated: Oct 31, 2014
The leading database in chemistry. Search for journal articles, patents, chemicals, and reactions. Before starting, create an account (see below).
- SciFinder - Create an Account
Create a SciFinder account using your @duke.edu email address. Create your account on-campus, but feel free to use SciFinder from anywhere.
- Web of Science
This multidisciplinary database offers great coverage of many disciplines and allows you to look at who is citing whom.
Another comprehensive scholarly database with citation mapping.
Use this database to find reactions, and substance-related information from English-language organic chemistry and life science patents.
- CHEMnetBASE (CRC Chemical Databases Online)
Includes the CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics, which contains extensive property data for a large number of chemicals.