KnowItAll U - Getting Started


Getting Started – It's Easy to Start Using KnowItAll U!

KnowItAll U is a unique spectroscopy resource that provides every student and faculty member in your institution access to the following—at any computer campus–wide.

Information below is intended for faculty and students at academic institutions that currently maintain a KnowItAll U license.

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All faculty and students at schools with a KnowItAll U license can access the KnowItAll U Spectral Collection via KnowItAll AnyWare.

  • "Freely" search up to 1.4 million spectra* (IR, NMR, MS, Raman, UV-Vis) plus chemical structures and properties using the simple KnowItAll AnyWare web browser interface.
  • KnowItAll AnyWare works with virtually any platform, operating system (including Mac, Windows, Linux), or browser.


If your school's license also includes KnowItAll U Edition desktop software, you can download and use it.

  • Software allows access to spectral collection with more advanced searching/analysis tools than AnyWare.
  • It also gives you access to additional tools (structure drawing, reporting, spectral processing/analysis, chemometrics, etc).
  • This software for Windows will also work on a Macintosh computer using the Parallels desktop software.
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The number of spectra and software accessibility depends on your school's license. Contact us if you are unsure if your what your license includes.