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SciFinder
2nd ed. Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2009.
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"Written by a scientist for scientists, this book is an essential guide explaining how to get the best out of SciFinder. It discusses options in SciFinder including topic, bibliographic, and chemical substance explore options, and post-processing options Analyze, Refine, and Categorize. It explains how to take advantage of the unique search and analysis options, covers selected algorithms behind the operation of SciFinder and why it helps to understand them, discusses why it is important and how to apply scientific method to information retrieval, and describes how to search for chemical structures and chemical reactions." (Publisher's description)