To create a SciFinder-n account:

  • Access the SciFinder-n Online User Registration.
    (The link will open in new window or tab so you can easily refer back to these instructions.)
  • Follow the logical steps. Note the following requirements and suggestions:
    • In the Contact Information section, you must use your Lafayette email address.
    • In the Username and Password section, it is recommended that you not use your Lafayette Network ID and password.
    • Password requirements are fairly stringent. Follow the “Tips” link on the registration form for information on the conditions that must be met.
  • After submitting your contact information and SciFinder-n credentials you will receive an email with a registration confirmation link. Follow the link to complete the registration process.