More Articles on ACS vs. PubChem Dispute

The American Chemical Society and NIH’s PubChem: The American Chemical Society (ACS) is calling on Congress to “refocus” and curtail the NIH’s PubChem, a freely accessible database that connects chemical information with biomedical research and clinical information, organizing facts in numerous public databases into a unified whole.1 It is a critical component of NIH’s Molecular […]

Another Opinion on CAS vs. PubChem Dispute

Damn Those Chemists (link removed). ‘One of the things you have to deal with when you’re a gov docs librarian is the fact that industry never wants information to be free – no matter that it’s paid for by tax dollars (in some cases twice over, when you’ve got state university employees working on federal […]

CAS vs. PubChem again

More on the CAS attempt to shut down PubChem.

ACS NIH dispute

Database Debate. ‘NIH’s PubChem chemical structure database draws ACS’s concern.’

Chemistry at Hand

World-Leading Scientific Databases Now Accessible via Handhelds. ‘CAS puts millions of chemical substance records and literature references in scientists’ hands.’