Reaxys

Reaxys is a web-based system for searching the world's most extensive collection of organic, organo-metallic, and inorganic chemistry data. Reaxys enables you to search by structure, substructure, reaction, text, and property data.


Direct access

- via University Network
No username or password are required.


Off University Campus

- Staff and Students

On the "Welcome to Reaxys, where are you from?" page, select 'UK Access Management Federation' from the drop-down menu followed by 'University of Central Lancashire'.


Supporting information

Being based on the CrossFire Beilstein, CrossFire Gmelin and Patent Chemistry databases, Reaxys has a long history beginning with chemical data from 1771. The information you find in Reaxys originates from around 3800 journals and patents from various patent offices. Reaxys has become unmatched as a source for deeply indexed information, especially for experimental reaction data. It aims at most efficiently supporting a chemist with relevant, validated facts and figures or procedure texts.



Further eResources

To find more eResources related to your subject area have a look at our Library Resources for your Subject page.

Please note: The services outlined on these pages are only available to members of the University of Central Lancashire.