New Reaxys Interface Switch Date, November 30, 2017

On November 30, 2017, Reaxys will switch to new Reaxys interface and the original version will no longer be available.


What is Reaxys?

Reaxys is an online research solution designed to retrieve property, reaction and synthesis data from a rich collection of peer-reviewed literature, patents and substance databases.
– The tool can be used as a literature search solution for chemistry and related sciences.
Search results (properties, reactions, literature, etc.) always include links to the full-text source material.
– One can also search for authors, journal titles, publication years and more.


How do I access Reaxys?
– Reaxys is made available on our library resource page here: > Locate Reaxys on the page.
– You can also access the tool by visiting If you are a registered user, please use your existing credentials.


Learn more about Reaxys and how to get started:
Quick Start Guide
Workflow Example: Searching for the properties and preparation methods
Workflow Example: Preparation of homopiperazine derivatives


If you have any questions, please contact Clara Tran,

Clara Tran

Clara Tran

Head, Science and Engineering at Stony Brook University Libraries
Clara is the liaison to the Department of Chemistry, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and the Women in Science and Engineering program.
Clara Tran
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