SciFinder: Tutorials & Guides

How to use the world's largest chemical information database to find chemical references, compounds, and reactions.

Start Here

The slide show tutorial below will get you started in SciFinder.


Tutorials, Guides, Classes

SciFinder is a powerful search tool; it'll require a bit of time on your part to learn how to use it effectively.  Some of the training below will require registration.

  • How To  PDFs that provide brief valuable guidance.
  • Virtual Classes  combine instruction with hands-on exercises--practice what you learn. Links to recorded virtual classes.

Image source:  Trounce.  GFDL.  Wikimedia Commons.  2008.

System Requirements

What's needed to make it work: SciFinder system requirements.