At CCDC we value providing you the support you need with our software and the new features we release. For this reason, in this page you can find our latest videos, from software training short how-to videos to introduce you to the practical aspects of new functionalities, to presentations and instructions of our services and resources, to talks and more on our activities.

Latest how-to videos: Software Training

Short videos demonstrating how to use features of the CSD software. 

CSD-Core: ConQuest

Click on the image to watch the ConQuest playlist on YouTube. These videos will show you how to run substructure searches and how to use the subsets. How to use CSD Subsets in ConQuest is also available on LabTube.

CSD-Core: Hermes

Click on the image to watch the How to use Hermes playlist on YouTube. These videos will show you how to visualise, edit, and analyse macromolecular structures.

CSD-Materials: BFDH Morphology

This how-to video presents the BFDH Morphology feature in Mercury, from the CSD-Materials menu.
Click on the image to watch the video on YouTube, while for LabTube click here.

CSD-Materials: Aromatic Analyser

This video presents how to use the Aromatics Analyser feature in Mercury, part of the CSD-Materials package.
To watch this video on YouTube click on the image, while for LabTube click here.

Full Interactions Maps (FIMs)

Click on the image to watch the Full Interaction Maps (FIMs) playlist on YouTube. Learn about FIMs and watch the how-to demonstration in Mercury. This feature is part of both the CSD-Materials and the CSD-Discovery packages.

CSD-Discovery:CSD-CrossMiner

This video shows how to run a pharmacophore search using CSD-CrossMiner, part of CSD-Discovery. 
To watch this video on YouTube click on the image, while for LabTube click here.

For more videos, visit our channels! You can find the links and details about subtitles here.

 

How-to videos: Structures Deposition

These videos present how to deposit a structure, manage your structure and publish in CSD Communications.

How-to: Deposit Data

Watch this video to learn how to deposit your crystal structures through our Deposit Structures portal.

CSD Communications

This video presents what CSD Communications are, and how to publish your data as a CSD Communication.
To watch this video on YouTube click on the image, while for LabTube click here. To read the script as a workshop, click here.

My Structures

This how-to video will show you how to update and publish your crystal structures through My Structures portal.

For more videos, visit our channels! You can find the links and details about subtitles here.

 

CCDC Community and Research

These playlists present more aspects of the CCDC mission, including talks, interviews, and education and outreach. 

CCDC Events

Follow the link in the image to catch up with our latest What's up Webinars.
For videos from the Crystal Conversations, visit the dedicated webpage.

CSD Educators

Click on the image to access our CSD Educators playlist on YouTube and watch educators from our community sharing their experience, from active learning with the CSD to remote teaching, and more.

Crystal Adventures!

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Follow the link in the image to join us on Crystal Adventures! These videos are part of our outreach activities collection, and will guide learner through finding what a database is, and getting a closer look to common crystals thanks to hands-on activities.

 

CCDC channels

Subscribe to our YouTube and LabTube channels to be always up to date with our latest videos.

Subtitles

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