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SciFinder Web (Chemical Abstracts)

Core research tool for chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, materials science, nanotechnology, physics, environmental science and other disciplines. Registration required.

Publication Details

  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • License Information Unlimited simultaneous users.
  • Publisher CAS; American Chemical Society
  • Access Policy Personal registration using @wisc.edu email address required. No non-WISC.edu personal logins accepted.
  • Resource Types Article Database
  • Description Registration (Required). SciFinder Web requires an individual SciFinder username and password using an @wisc.edu email address. SciFinder is used to access information in selected Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) databases: CAPlus, CARegistry, CAREACTS, CHEMCATS, and CHEMLISTS, plus Medline (1946-present). It permits searching in a variety of ways: author name, research topic, substance identifier (CAS Registry Number, chemical name), chemical structure/substructure, or chemical reaction.