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Chemistry: Chemistry

Chemistry, a branch of physical science, is the study of the composition, structure, properties and change of matter.



SciFinder is a research discovery tool that allows you to explore the Chemical Abstracts Services (CAS) databases. Chemical Abstracts is the best source of chemical patent information. CA indexes patents from 150 countries in all areas of chemical science.

To access Scifinder via Web, follow these steps:

 1. You MUST first register with SciFinder to use this resource. Create your free individual registration first by clicking here (off-campus) or here (on-campus).  

 2. Now log in to the SciFinder database:  (on-campus user) or, log in to SciFinder database: (off-campus user).  

For more information, please click here.


Reading and writing scientific papers

Google Scholar

You may want to try Google Scholar to search for a research topic
Google Scholar

For help in using Google Scholar to its fullest, watch this video - it's less than 1.5 minutes long!

Chemistry Dissertations & Theses @ University of Northern Colorado

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