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Organic Synthesis Information Resources: Searching the Literature

Databases, handbooks, and book series related to organic synthesis, including searching for information on specific reactions or more general information about functional groups, protecting groups, and name reactions.

The "Big Three"

Benefits to these Databases

  • Can search by structure
  • Can find info on specific reactions (searching by reactants and/or products)
  • Often links you to the full-text

Other Important Print and Online Resources

Subject Guide

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Michael Fosmire
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Siegesmund Engineering Library