Answered By: Heather Empey
Last Updated: Aug 16, 2018     Views: 53

SciFinder Scholar is a great database to find scientific research. It provides access to the Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) databases, and is searchable by :

  • chemical structure
  • chemical name
  • CAS Registry Number
  • molecular formula
  • chemical reaction
  • research topic
  • author name
  • specific reference (abstract number or patent number)
  • company name/organization and
  • table of contents of selected journals.

In order to access SciFinder Scholar, you will need to set up an account using your UNBC email address.

Setting up a NEW ACCOUNT  or LOGGING IN WITH AN EXISTING ACCOUNT

 

Setting up a *NEW*  SciFinder account:

You must create your login by clicking on the "this page" link as shown below.  This will bring you to the authentication page. Use your UNBC credentials to be brought to the SciFinder page.   

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Follow the directions for creating an account.

 LOGGING IN WITH AN EXISTING ACCOUNT

  • Enter your SciFinder username and password

If you have forgotten your username or password and can't recover it, you will need to contact the CAS customer service center (http://www.cas.org.prxy.lib.unbc.ca/contact)

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