SciFinder Scholar

Database of articles and patents in chemistry and chemistry-related fields such as biochemical genetics. Also includes chemical information such as molecular formulas, structure diagrams, reactions, and experimental and predicted property data. UCSC students and researchers need to register for a password to use this database at the link above.

Type of Information: 
Article Databases
Core article database: 
Core article database: 
Earth and Planetary Sciences
Dates of coverage: 
Covers: 1907 to present; some from 1840 to present.

In SciFinder Scholar:

  1. Select records.
  2. Click Export.
  3. Click the box to choose Selected records.
  4. Select tagged format (*.txt).
  5. Click Export.
  6. Select Save and click OK.

In EndNote Basic:

  1. Open your EndNote Basic library.
  2. Select the Collect tab, Import References.
  3. Use the Browse button to select the file you saved above.
  4. Under Import Option click on the drop-down list and select SciFinder (CAS).
  5. Select a group/folder to put the records in. Click Import.