SciFinder is a comprehensive research tool that allows researchers to access information from many scientific disciplines including:
By searching SciFinder, you will find journal articles, patent documents, chemical substances and reactions through searching several CAS databases:
Chemical Abstracts (CAplus)
SciFinder_n Registration Instruction
Use SciFinder_n (the upgraded version of SciFinder) requires registration first. This must be done on campus. Only current MSU students, faculty, and staff are entitled to use SciFinder_n. Once you have created your account, you will be able to access SciFinder_n from on- or off-campus, but you must go through the library's database page in order to be authenticated as an MSU user for off-campus access.