Princeton University Libraries have a one month trial subscription to Reaxys, "a web-based search and retrieval system for chemical compounds, bibliographic data and chemical reactions." (About Reaxys)
Reaxys provides information from the essential chemistry databases Beilstein (organic) and Gmelin (inorganic) as well as chemical patent information. Gmelin and Beilstein are currently available through the CrossFire software offered on computers in the Engineering and Lewis Library.
The trial ends on February 20th, 2010. Access is through IP authentication to those in the Princeton University network. To begin searching visit http:www.reaxys.com/
Training documents, videos, powerpoint slides, and a links to webinar registration is available at http://www.info.reaxys.com/training-center
If you have any questions or comments about this trial, please let us know.