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The Cambridge Structural Database (CSD) is a repository of small molecule crystal structures.The CSD System also comprises software for database access, structure visualisation and data analysis, and structural knowledge bases derived from the CSD.

CSD

Web CSD -  enough for many users.

Client CSD - need more advanced features? Click the link to install  the client from IS&T site. 

You need  CSD MIT specific site number and confirmation code  to complete the installation.

Introduction

The Cambridge Structural Database (CSD) is a repository of small molecule crystal structures.The CSD System also comprises software for database access, structure visualisation and data analysis, and structural knowledge bases derived from the CSD.

Web CSD Web version (enough for most users)

The Cambridge Structural Database client version includes software for:

  • ConQuest - search and information retrieval
  • Vista - numerical analysis
  • Mercury - structure visualisation 
  • PreQuest - create an in-house database
  • IsoStar - Intermolecular Interactions
  • Mogul - Molecular geometry
  • SuperStar - Protein-Ligand Interactions predictions (Windows  and Linux versions)
  • DASH - Structure Solution from Powder Diffration Data (Available only on Window)

 

NOTE: CSD does not store:

Contact the Chemistry Librarian with any questions.

Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Librarian

Erja Kajosalo