Use Common Chemistry to search for your molecule by name to find alternative names, CAS registry number, chemical formula, and chemical structure.
Search for your molecule by name in encyclopedias to find background information. The following two links are individual encyclopedias.
The following links are databases consisting of large collections of reference works (encyclopedias and dictionaries). Search for your molecule by name to find results from a large number of encyclopedias and other reference works.
Use the American Chemical Society Style Guide to cite information in Chemistry.