Raman Spectral Libraries

New Raman spectra are continuously added to this database making it the largest and most advanced Raman collection world-wide. By now the complete Raman collection contains 14.202 searchable Raman spectra which can be used with your Raman benchtop spectrometer or your Raman hand-held instrument.



ST-Japan Raman Libraries

Raman Database – Complete Collection L60001

Complete collection of 14.213 Raman spectra. (Includes all spectra databases from databases from L60002 until L60033 – please note that only databases L60122, L60123, and L60124 are not included)


Polymer & Polymer Additives Database L60002

3.301 Raman spectra of polymers, plastics and polymer additives.

Food Additives & Food Packaging Database L60003

2.368 spectra of substances added to food, including substances regulated by the FDA. Also spectra of indirect food additives:

substances that come into contact with food such as packaging and processing.

Solvents Database L60004

987 Raman spectra of solvents.

Organometallics & Silicone Database L60005

730 Raman spectra of organometallics and silicones.

Biochemicals Database L60006

4.204 Raman spectra of Biochemicals partly including vitamins, resins, starches, glycerides, fatty acids, sugars, carbohydrates, proteins and peptides.

Aldehydes & Ketones Database L60007

1.881 Raman spectra of Aliphatic and Aromatic Aldehydes and Ketones.

Alcohols & Phenols Database L60008

1.502 Raman spectra of Alcohols and Phenol.

Esters, Lactones & Anhydrides Database L60009

3.236 Raman spectra of Carboxylic Acids, Esters, Lactones and Anhydrides.

Hydrocarbons Database L60010

528 Raman spectra of Hydrocarbons and Halogenated Hydrocarbons.

Flavors, Fragrances & Cosmetic Ingredients Database L60011

2.268 Raman spectra of flavors, fragrances, and ingredients used in the cosmetic industry.

Pesticides Database L60012

1.586 Raman spectra of pesticides including insecticides, herbicides, algaecides and fungicides

Semiconductor Chemicals Database L60013

875 Raman spectra of chemicals used in the Semiconductor industry.

Forensic Database L60014

2.026 Raman spectra of compounds commonly of interest in the forensic laboratory.

Dyes, Pigments & Stains Database L60015

1.337 Raman spectra of selected dyes, pigments, stains and indicators.

Sulfur & Phosphorus Database L60016

1.862 Raman spectra of sulfur and phosphorus.

Hazardous Chemicals Database L60017

4.252 Raman spectra of chemicals included in the EPA Cameo Database for Chemical Emergencies and Responders and USCG Chris Hazardous Chemicals database.

Hazardous & Toxic Chemicals Database L60018

6.153 Raman spectra of chemicals included in the EPA Cameo Database for Chemical Emergencies and Responders, the USCG Chris Hazardous Chemicals database, the NIOSH Guide to Chemical Hazards Databases and including chemicals regulated under the Toxic Substances Control Act.

Pharmaceuticals, Drugs & Antibiotics Database L60020

3.596 Raman spectra of active substances and aids commonly used in pharmaceutical industry.

High Production Volume Chemicals Database L60021

1.293 Raman spectra of substances included in the HPV Challenge Program Chemical List. The U.S. high production volume (HPV) chemicals are those, which are manufactured in or imported into the United States in amounts equal to or greater than one million pounds p.a.

Excipients Database L60022

792 Raman spectra of pharmaceutical and cosmetic excipients.

White Powders Database L60023

299 Raman spectra of commercially available white powders and white chemical substances.

Coatings Database L60021

643 Raman spectra of common coating materials. Various types of coating including binders, fillers, resins, pigments, dyes. Also typical types of enamels, primers, lacquers, powder coatings, stoving varnishes in fresh and cured form and many other compounds.

Paints Database L60025

1.049 Raman spectra of art materials used in historical and modern paintings. This databases was developed especially for paintings renovators and conservators, art museums and for forensic purposes. It includes spectra of pigments (historical, inorganic, synthetic), fillers, binders, glues, varnishes, conservation materials, proteins, gums, oils, waxes, balsams, natural and synthetic resins, dispersions, dyes (natural, from plants and animals, synthetic), carbohydrates, and many other related compounds like typical solvents and polymers, cleaning agents, thickeners, retarders, chemicals and more.

Essential Oils Database L60033

242 Raman spectra of pure essential oils, carrier oils, additives used for dilution, stabilization and further refinement and pure component of essential oils.


The spectra of the following spectra databases are NOT included in the complete collection L60001:

Minerals Database L60122

372 Raman spectra of minerals. (Spectra are not included in L60001)

Inorganic Materials Database L60123

924 Raman spectra of inorganic materials. (Spectra are not included in L60001)

Gemstones Database L60124

This unique database includes 365 Raman and 144 Photoluminescence spectra.

(Spectra are not included in L60001)



 Spectral range 4000 cm-1 to 200 cm-1 (except P/N 60122, 60123, 60124)

 Samples were measured with excitation laser wavelengths of 1064, 785, 532 or 488 nm