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For information about obtaining SciFinder-n for commercial research, please contact the CAS Customer Center.
Register for SciFinder-n (Required for first-time users)
ALL first-time users of SciFinder-n must register and create a user name and password before accessing the database. Registration is restricted to current Colorado State University faculty, staff, and students and requires:
A Colorado State University netID and password
The netID system is Colorado State University's official electronic ID system. Visit the NetID information page for details.
A valid colostate.edu e-mail address
Example: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, etc.
When registering, you must agree to use CSU’s SciFinder-n subscription for educational purposes only. Commercial research, including patentability research or any research performed with the intent to deliver results to a for-profit organization, is strictly prohibited.
Violations of these terms may result in Colorado State University losing SciFinder access.