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Laurier staff, students and faculty must register for this resource from on campus using their Laurier email address.

It's recommended that you use the most recent version of Chrome, Safari, Firefox, or Internet Explorer for your operating system. Make sure that JavaScript and cookies are enabled. The Java-based CAS Structure Editor requires the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) and the associated Java plug-in to link the JRE to browsers, but there is a Non-Java CAS Structure Editor as well.

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Summary:
Journal articles and other materials on chemical substances, reactions or topics.
Authorized users:
Mobile support:
Yes
Supported devices:
Mobile version of site (see description for details)
Resource type:
Access:
Coverage:
1967 to present
Description:

This resource is a discovery tool for journal articles and reference works in chemistry and related sciences, as well as substance and reaction information.

View training information and demos. For online tutorials and "how to" sheets: http://www.cas.org/training/scifinder.

Laurier Library provides access to this resource on and off-campus, however initial free registration is required before use. To register, go here, from on campus, using your Laurier-provided email address. Once registered, you can log on from any computer, preferably using the most recent version of Chrome, Safari, Firefox, or Internet Explorer for your browser. Make sure that JavaScript and cookies are enabled. The Java-based CAS Structure Editor requires the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) and the associated Java plug-in to link the JRE to browsers, but there is a Non-Java CAS Structure Editor as well. For unemployed users, you can request special access via this online form.

Access the mobile version at scifinder.cas.org/mobile.

Subjects covered:
  • Chemistry and Biochemistry
Subject guides:
Alternate titles:
  • Chemical Abstracts
  • SciFinder Scholar