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SciFinder: Support and Instruction

SciFinder provides access to comprehensive content including substances, Markush and reaction information, patents, documents, experimental and predicted properties, spectra and more.

Help and Support

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SciFinder Registration

SciFinder is only available to members of the Syracuse University community. Before using SciFinder for the first time, you need to register for an account. 

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