A core research tool for Chemical Abstracts databases. Access to the database is by username and password, and is restricted to currently registered staff and students of the university.
** First-time users will need to register and create an account in order to access the database
To register Link https://0-origin--scifinder-cas-org.innopac.wits.ac.za/registration/index.html?corpKey=B720CD5EX86F350ABX3256183B5D4D65995D.
A core research tool for chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, materials science, nanotechnology, physics, environmental science and other science and engineering fields. The database has five components:
Chemical Abstracts (CAplus) A bibliographic database that indexes journal articles and patent records, as well as conference proceedings, technical reports, books, dissertations and meeting abstracts
CAS registry A comprehensive list of organic and inorganic substances and sequences dating from 1957 - present
CASREACT A database of single and multi-step reactions indexed from journal articles and patents dating from 1840- present
CHEMCATS A catalogue of commercially available chemicals from more than 900 commercial chemical suppliers
CHEMLIST A database of substances regulated national and international agencies. Includes the EINECS and Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Inventory