SciFinder Scholar is based on the printed abstract publication Chemical Abstracts and is a comprehensive source of information for chemical and biochemical information. It includes CAS registry numbers, bibliographic records on CAplus, reaction information on CASREACT, chemical supplier information on CHEMCATS and regulatory information on CHEMLIST.
Register for a SciFinder Account
The first time you use SciFinder you need to register for an account using the link above. You must be on the University campus and you should use your University email address.
The password set should be 7-15 characters and include uppercase and lowercase, digits, and at least one non-alphanumeric (e.g @,#,*)
You will be asked to confirm your registration via an email link. UCLan subscribes to SciFinder [not SciFinder n]
To access SciFinder you will need to use your University username and password to access the log in page. You can then log in with your SciFinder username and password.
Online Help is available at www.cas.org/help/scifinder/index.htm
To find more eResources related to your subject area have a look at our Library Resources for your Subject page.
Please note: The services outlined on these pages are only available to members of the University of Central Lancashire.