Chapter 7. Searching for Information on Chemical Reactions

  1. Damon D. Ridley

Published Online: 15 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470749418.ch7

Information Retrieval: SciFinder®, Second Edition

Information Retrieval: SciFinder®, Second Edition

How to Cite

Ridley, D. D. (2009) Searching for Information on Chemical Reactions, in Information Retrieval: SciFinder®, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470749418.ch7

Author Information

  1. School of Chemistry, The University of Sydney, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2009
  2. Published Print: 16 OCT 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470712474

Online ISBN: 9780470749418

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • searching for information on chemical reactions;
  • chemical reaction information - entered by CAS document analysts;
  • Suzuki reactions and Suzuki reaction catalysts;
  • searches in CASREACT - clicking Explore Reactions in SciFinder main screen;
  • reaction search strategies;
  • Initial screen for Explore Reactions;
  • exploring substances and exploring reactions;
  • options Catalyst, Number of Steps, Product Yield, and Solvent - specific to CASREACT;
  • combining structure, reaction, functional group, and keyword terms;
  • summary of key points

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Specific Search Options in CASREACT

  • Reaction Search Strategies

  • Searching for Reactions through Explore References: Research Topic

  • Combining Structure, Reaction, Functional Group, and Keyword Terms

  • Summary of Key Points