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About SciFinderThe Research Medical Library provides free access to the Chemical Abstracts Service chemical databases through SciFinder Scholar. Chemical Abstracts is one of the world's largest and most up-to-date collections of chemical information, with nearly 16 million abstracts of journal articles, patents, and more.

  • More than 16 million single- and multi-step reactions
  • More than 1 billion predicted and experimental properties
  • More than 2 million experimental properties
  • The CAS REGISTRYSM database - the original source and final authority for CAS Registry Numbers - updated daily
  • All patent records, meeting CAS selection criteria, from 9 of the major patent offices are available online within 2 days of the patents' issuance
  • Sequences combined from CAS and GenBank databases, which are indexed and linked to scientific journal and patent literature.

For more information about the SciFinder database click here.

SciFinder support & training click here.

For information about the SciFinder web interface click here.


How to Access the SciFinder Database


STEP 1: Create an Account

[ Click here ] - to create your personal SciFinder account.



STEP 2: Login With Your Account

[ Click here ] - to login to SciFinder.


Please Note: SciFinder uses a web based interface. It is not necessary to install any client software on your computer.

For questions, please contact Wes Browning in the Research Medical Library.

Email: wbrownin@mdanderson.org
Phone: (713) 745-1545