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Access to and assistance for SciFinder Scholar, the chemical abstracts database.

Access SciFinder Scholar

Connect to: SciFinder Scholar

Please note that you must be connected the Yale network from a computer on campus or using the VPN from off campus.

Register for Access to SciFinder Scholar

To access Scifinder Scholar you first need to register for a Scifinder Scholar Web account.

What is SciFinder Scholar?

SciFinder Scholar is the interface to the following databases: Chemical Abstracts, CASReact, Registry, CHEMCATS, and Medline. The SciFinder Scholar interface allows users to search these databases using a chemical structure, chemical reaction, research topic, and author information.

SciFinder Scholar is available for Yale students, postdoctoral fellows, faculty, visiting scholars, and staff.

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Andy Shimp
17 Hillhouse Avenue
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Tuesday 4-5pm (17 Hillhouse)
Thursday 1-2pm (Math Library)
(203) 432-7460