Sci Finder is the Web version of Chemical Abstracts. Sci Finder is listed under our databases at the library's homepage.
SciFinder is composed of six databases and covers literature from the late 19th century to present in the following fields:chemistry, chemical engineering,biochemistry,geochemistry, agricultural chemistry,biomedical and medicinal chemistry, biotechnology, materials science,organic and inorganic chemistry, pharmacology, toxicology, environmental scienceand wastemanagement.
The six databases making up SciFinder include:
CAplus - literature database
CA Registry Numbers - physical property data, and structure diagrams
CASREACT - reaction data
CHEMCATS - chemical source data
CHEMLIST - regulatory chemical information
Medline - the Medline database includes OLDMEDLINE, and covers biomedical literature from more than 4,780 journals and 70 countries.
Chemport: Connecting to full-text documents
Some of the subjects covered at this site are: engineering/applied chemistry, general chemistry, physics, biology & life sciences, medical sciences, polymer sciences, material sciences, geological sciences, food sciences and agricultural sciences.
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