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How to Use SciFinder N

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

Instruction and Reference Librarian

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Donna Miller
Subjects: Research Help

How to Register for SciFinder


Smartphone & iPad Access

SciFinder (the older version of SciFinder N) provides smart phone access as well as via iPads.  To access the site, you must first create a SciFinder account.

SciFinder's smart phone website provides more information. 

Accessing SciFinder  via smart phone does not: provide linking to full-text; work with structures; create new answer sets or KMPs; limit, analyze or refine searches, mark, email or save references; see complete Registry records or CAS references. 



Access to SciFinder N is limited to current LVC faculty, staff, and students. 

SciFinder N does not permit walk-in access available to community members.