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CHEM 3201- Organic Chemistry I Laboratory

This guide is designed to assist student with an Organic Chemistry I Lab assignment, and how to use some specific chemistry resources.

Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary


Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary lists the compounds in alphabetical order.

One entry per compound, but a 'see' reference will be listed under compound synonyms. 

The entry for the compound will have bold subheadings to easily identify and find the information you are seeking.

Among other information Hawley's will list:

1. The CAS registry number, and formula.

2. Properties such as color, taste, boiling point, melting point, and others.

3. Derivation of the compound.

4. Possible and known hazards.