Useful websites

Re-Use Chemical Inventory

– A database of chemicals maintained by EH&S. If you do not have an account to login, go here for instructions on how to request one.

Web of Knowledge

– Literature searching resource maintained by Thomson Reuters.

ACS Scifinder

– Literature searching resource maintained by ACS.

Chemistry By Design

– A quiz-style database of a large number of various total syntheses.


– Another well compiled database of total syntheses, organized by PI.

Bordwell pKa Table, Evans pKa Table

– Two tables of pKa values for various functional groups.

NMR Chemical Shifts of Common Laboratory Solvents as Trace Impurities – H. Gottlieb
NMR Chemical Shifts of Trace Impurities – G. Fulmer

– Compilations of chemical shifts of various common chemical impurities.

Not Voodoo

– A website with a number of great resources for practical organic chemistry.

Organic Reactions Wiki


Lab Documents

Crystal Structure Request