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Chemical Abstracts QD 1 .C45
Located in the Gerstein, Engineering & Computer Science, and Chemistry Reference Collections. 

Chemical Abstracts provides comprehensive coverage of the literature in over 50 languages. It is available in print and online to the University of Toronto community. Online access is from two sources:

1. Chemical Abstracts on networked CD-ROMS (1987-present)
- http://winframe.library.utoronto.ca/
- userís guide: http://www.chem.utoronto.ca/facilities/chemlib/caug.htm
- Searches by formula follow the Hill Convention of C, H, and all other elements in alphabetical order.
- Requires download of Citrix ICA Client:
http://winframe.library.utoronto.ca/instruction.html

2. SciFinder Scholar (1947-present)
- Requires a client to be downloaded
- User guide & download instructions:
http://www.chem.utoronto.ca/facilities/chemlib/
- Provides access to Medline
- Please note, remote access to SciFinder Scholar is only available with a UTORDIAL account. It is not available through a proxy account


Beilstein QD 251 B4
Located in the Gerstein and Chemistry Reference Collection. 

Beilstein provides access to reactions and properties of organic compounds, although topic searches cannot be done. It is available online to the University of Toronto community at the Chemistry Library and Gerstein Science and Information Library.

* For information on electronic access see http://www.chem.utoronto.ca/facilities/chemlib/beilstein.htm

*  For information on the users guide see
http://www.library.wisc.edu/libraries/Steenbock/beilstein/quickguide.htm
 

Please note, remote access to Beilstein is only available with a UTORDIAL account. It is not available through a proxy account.

 


SciFinder Scholar

A research tool for students and faculty to access the extensive Chemical Abstracts and CAS database. In addition to this, it also allows the user to draw chemical structures. SciFinder Scholar (1947-present).

- Requires a client to be downloaded
- User guide & download instructions:
http://www.chem.utoronto.ca/facilities/chemlib/
- Provides access to Medline
- Please note, remote access to SciFinder Scholar is only available with a UTORDIAL account. It is not available through a proxy account.

 


Composite Index for CRC Handbooks QD 65 C74
Located in the Gerstein Information Desk Collection.

The composite index provides access to information contained in the 317 handbooks published by the CRC Press. Searching the index for words or terms will lead you to the location of relevant information in one or more handbook volumes. (From preface).

 

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