Last Updated: Apr 16, 2014
These articles describes a technique that can be applied to article searches, in general.
E-book on how to use SciFinder.
Database tutorials and FAQs:
Primary Chemistry article databases:
Other Chemistry article databases:
- Cambridge Structural Database
Searchable database containing crystal structure information, chemical, and bibliographic data for about 400000 organic and metal-organic compounds. Note: This software requires Browser Pop-ups to be disabled. Documentation for the search software and database is available here.
- Environmental Science and Pollution Management
Multidisciplinary index with abstracts of journals, conference proceedings, reports, books and government publications in the environmental sciences. Coverage: 1967- present. Updated monthly. ?RefWorks Info: Imports checked citations directly into RefWorks
Part of Engineering Village, Paperchem covers the literature of the pulp, paper and paperboard industries, as well as such allied industries as packaging, chemicals, and equipment. Coverage is from 1967 to the present with over 12,000 records added annually.
- Web of Science
This index includes several research and citation databases. The Core Collection contains seven major databases: (1) Science Citation Index Expanded (1900-present), (2) Social Sciences Citation Index (1900-present), and (3) Arts & Humanities Citation Index (1975-present), (4) Conference Proceedings Citation Index (1994-present), (5) Book Citation Index (2005-present), (6) Current Chemical Reactions (1994-present), and (7) Index Chemicus (1994-present) . Cited Reference Search allows users to search for articles that cite a particular author or work. Additional databases can also be accessed though the Web of Science platform, including: BIOSIS Citation Index, BIOSIS Previews, Current Contents Direct, Data Citation Index, Derwent Innovations Index, INSPEC, MEDLINE, and Zoological Record. TutorialLibrary users should use the Chrome browser for full functionality of this database.
CAS Source Index Search Tool:
Have an abbreviated journal title? Use this to find the full title.