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CHEM 403 - Seminar: Drawing Software

ChemSketch

The top recommend SU Chemistry department freeware for students to use when drawing chemical structures is ChemSketch - available for free for academic/educational use from ACD/Labs.  A few other free options are shown in the box below, if you would like to explore some other possibilities....

 

 

ChemSketch

Others

Chemical Structure Drawing via Chang Bioscience - Warning!  This freeware uses Java

 

 

 

 

Chem Axon - has multiple programs to choose from, depending on what you want to do

 

Accelrys Draw - has free versions for academic use (formerly called Symyx Draw & Isis Draw before they combined into Accelrys Draw)