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ChemSpider

Number of simultaneous users

Unlimited

Allowable Uses

Access is available on and off campus to Ryerson University students, faculty and staff.
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Description

ChemSpider is a free chemical structure database providing fast access to over 57 million structures, properties and associated information. By integrating and linking compounds from more than 529 data sources, ChemSpider enables researchers to discover the most comprehensive view of freely available chemical data from a single online search. It is owned by the Royal Society of Chemistry.

ChemSpider builds on the collected sources by adding additional properties, related information and links back to original data sources. ChemSpider offers text and structure searching to find compounds of interest and provides unique services to improve this data by curation and annotation and to integrate it with users’ applications.