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SciFinder is an excellent databases for information on chemicals..

What is SciFinder?


A comprehensive database for chemistry.

It includes:

  • Chemical properties and spectra
  • Chemical hazards
  • Chemical prices
  • Chemical Abstractsan index of journals, books, and patents

Search by:

  • Topic
  • Author
  • CAS Registry Number
  • Patent Number

Get Your Account

UHD students, faculty, and staff must register for a SciFinder account.

  1. Connect to the registration link.
  2. Fill out the registration form using your UHD e-mail.
  3. Find the confirmation message in your UHD e-mail.
  4. Follow the instructions in the confirmation message to activate your account.

Use your UHD e-mail in the registration form.

  • Students:
  • Faculty and staff:

There are two additional fields to fill out: Area of Research and Job Title. You can select "Not Applicable" or select the closest to what you need.

Connect to SciFinder

Connect to SciFinder through the library website.

Login first with your UHD account; then with your SciFinder account.