Answered By: SAGE Liaison Team
Last Updated: Apr 04, 2019     Views: 37

Scifinder is a powerful, chemist-curated database from CAS offering reference, substance and reaction searching with sophisticated analysis tools. Substances can be searched by chemical structure, markush (for Patents), molecular formula, property or substance identifier. All alternative substance names are listed alongside CAS Registry numbers and commercial sources. Popular in industry, this database is vital for students and researchers in chemistry, pharmacy, forensic science, medicinal chemistry and chemical engineering. 

You need to register to access, information is available via Library Search and your Subject Guide where you will also find Journal and Database help which includes several short video tutorials.  Once registered, access to SciFinder is dependent on IP address, so is accessible on campus and can be used off-campus by entering your campus ID and password when prompted.



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