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BCHM 496 - Complex Systems

A guide that covers using the library's search engine, ScienceDirect, Google Scholar, and SciFinder.

Searching SciFinder

SciFinder covers the scientific literature in chemistry. You can search it by keywords or phrases, CAS registry numbers, chemical structure or substructure, physical properties, etc. As a chemist, you should be familiar with this resource.

The tutorials below show: how to set up a SciFinder account, how to do a keyword or phrase search, and how to do a chemical structure search.

Create a SciFinder account

Keyword searching in SciFinder

Structure searching in SciFinder

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