SciFinder Webinar - Reference Searching

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Effective and Efficient Reference Searching in SciFindern




Whether you are coming up to speed for a new project, performing a competitive analysis, or applying for a research grant an effective literature review is an essential step in becoming proficient and productive with your research.

But with the available scientific literature growing rapidly not only in volume but also in complexity and inter-connectedness, efficient searching can be a real challenge. This is why you have turned to SciFinder to help manage your scientific research information.

SciFindern, the newest and most advanced offering in the SciFinder® family, empowers you to quickly find the most relevant, actionable answers that advance your research forward. Whether you already using SciFindern or considering making the switch, this webinar will help improve your search effectiveness, allowing you to save time, be more creative, and increase confidence in your decision making.

In this webinar you will learn how to:

  • Frame highly effective search strategies, including free text and Boolean operations to optimize reference search effectiveness.
  • Employ a wealth of useful filtering tools to efficiently and effectively navigate search results.
  • Fully explore resulting answers for key information including curated step by step synthetic procedures mined from the literature and chemically annotated patents
  • Take the next step with tips and tricks for saving your work, creating alerts, and collaborating with colleagues.