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Using SciFinder Scholar

SciFinder Scholar indexes citations and abstracts from Chemical Abstract Services databases and MEDLINE including journal articles, patents, books, conference papers, dissertations, and reports. You can search text-based fields or draw chemical structures. You can perform cited reference searches.

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spafinder scholar as an online version of what was originally known desk amoco
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abstracts
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indexes material from nineteen oh seven
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to president
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including journal articles conference proceedings and pat
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as you might expect primary focus is on chemistry
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but at the actual subject coverage overlaps into many other areas science
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and technology that sucks i find ur scholar
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this useful tool for many areas of research
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the simplest way we have a using this site under stalin databases via the web
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version
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this replaces older client software
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that had to be downloaded and installed on each computer
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for the web version you first need to register
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using the link on the library home page
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signing in
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using your p_r_d_ and password
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and then follow the instructions that are provided
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be shorter register using your bt email address
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you'll be sent an email message asking you to confirm your registration
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the entire process tech should take only a few minutes and then you'll be ready
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to go
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we only have access for a limited number of users to suffer under scholar
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so it is possible that you may get a message telling you
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at the maximum number abusers has been reached
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when you try to sign on
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if that happens wait a few minutes and then try again
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remembering to sign out when you're finished researching there's always a
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good idea
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as this will free up access for the next user
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as quickly as possible
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for this module you should look at the tutorials and how to guides
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that are provided
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on the c_s_ website
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me of links are all of these in the module that should give you a good
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introduction to the basics of using the program
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of course euro is free to look at the any of the other training materials on
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their site

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