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Register for SciFinder

Any College of Wooster student or faculty member  who wants to use SciFinder needs to register for an account.

Click here to register for SciFinder

You will need to login using your COW username and password and then you will be prompted to set up your individual SciFinder account. You must use your College of Wooster email ( for your account email.

SciFinder is a database that provides access to chemical, biomedical, engineering, materials science, and agricultural science information and patents indexed in the Chemical Abstracts Service databases, and in MEDLINE, produced by the National Library of Medicine.

Please contact Zach Sharrow ( if you experience any difficulties or have any questions about registering or using SciFinder.