Update Tue Feb 10th 11:30am -- This issue is resolved.  

There is a bug in the changes we made to a part of our batch software during the downtime. The bug is affecting some users when they submit jobs to our system.

Cambridge Structural Database


The Cambridge Structural Database (CSD) contains complete structure information on hundreds of thousands of small molecule crystals. The Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre (CCDC) is a suite of programs for CSD search and analysis. The Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre Home Page has additional information.


Several versions of the software package are available at OSC. Search for csd in this list:

module avail csd

There are also a very limited number of licenses for the web version WebCSD; contact OSC Help for availability.


CSD is available on cambridge.osc.edu (oakley01.osc.edu).


In order to access this software license, please contact OSC Help for further instruction.

To run conquest:

module load csd


General documentation is available at the CCDC Documentation page and in the local machine directories.