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Chemistry Research Guide

Resources for Chemistry

SciFinder Web

Local note:First-time users must establish a personal SciFinder account: User registration for SciFinder, using a valid ISU email address (i.e. ending

After you successfully submit the registration form, you will receive an email containing a confirmation link. You must click on the link within 48 hours to complete your registration.

SciFinder is the top chemistry database here at ISU. Systematic downloading of articles will result in suspension of access across campus and halt many researcher's work.

About SciFinder

Off-Campus Access

SciFinder can be accessed off-campus. You will need to sign-in using your ISU Borrower ID and password AND your SciFinder ID and password.

If you don't have your ISU ID and password see Set your Library password for more information.

Distance Learning students: Can't find your ISUCard number? Login to AccessPlus. Choose ISU IDs in the left sidebar to find your ISUCard number. Your Borrower ID is the last 11 digits of your ISUCard number. (Problems? Contact See also our DL Guide.

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