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About SciFinder Web


Provides access to the Chemical Abstracts and other databases, covering journals in chemistry and related fields. Note: Available on the web, with an individual logon, using your 'wustl.edu' email address. Danforth Campus students, faculty, and staff: use this registration form to sign up for your account.

SciFinder Mobile is now available, once you've registered for a SciFinder Web account. Visit scifinder.cas.org/mobile with your smartphone, and sign in with your SciFinder Web username and password. More info.

  • journal articles and patents together in one source
  • substance data
  • chemical reactions
  • chemical regulatory data
  • chemical suppliers
  • biomedical literature
Dates Covered 1907 to present.
Help Documents
  • Click on Help button in the database.
  • Web version of SciFinder training and support site, including:
    • An overview of the web interface
    • How To… examples
    • WebEx tutorials on:
      • Searching for Reference Content
      • Structure Drawing
      • Substance Searching
      • Reaction Searching… and more to come!
Print Counterpart (backfiles) Chemical Abstracts.
Provider Chemical Abstracts Service.
Access Current WU Danforth Campus students, faculty, and staff only.
Need assistance with this database?
Contact the Olin Library Help Desk, at 935-5410, or your Subject Librarian.