A guide to research in Environmental Studies.
Last Updated: Dec 12, 2014
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, Animal Science
, Food and Nutrition
, Hospitality and Tourism
, and Agricultural Systems
, Plant Biology
Covers many aspects of agriculture and the environmental impact of agriculture.
- Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts
ASFA contains citations to journal articles, books, reports, conference proceedings, translations and limited distribution literature. You may also want to search Water Resources Abstracts.
- CAB Abstracts (1990-present)
Contains citations to journal articles, monographs, conference proceedings, books, annual reports etc. in all agricultural fields as well as forestry, biology, riparian environments, conservation, etc. Coverage: 1990-present.
- Columbia Gazetteer of the World
- CompendexWeb (Engineering Village)
- Congressional (ProQuest)
NOT included in OneSearch.
- Dissertations and Theses Abstracts
- Environment and Energy Daily
Includes access to ClimateWire, GreenWire, EnergyWire, and Environment and Energy PM. NOT included in OneSearch.
- GeoRef (Ovid)
Primary reference source for geological articles, books, report, maps, and other sources worldwide. NOT included in OneSearch.
- LexisNexis Academic Search
This full-text database indexes over 6,000 sources including journals, magazines, blogs, and newspaper articles. NOT included in OneSearch.
- Social Sciences Citation Index
- Water Resources Abstracts
Covers the "characteristics, conservation, control, pollution, treatment, use and management of water resources." Aquatic Sciences & Fisheries Abstracts, a related database, covers "the marine environment and biological material." Per the publisher's choice, this database is NOT included in OneSearch.
Request items from around the world through Interlibrary Loan.
- Interlibrary Loan
If there's a book not in I-Share, we'll find it. If there's an article that says "We don't have this online," we will get it for you. Just sign up for an Interlibrary Loan account (click First-Time User). Request articles through "Request a Photocopy".
Worldwide catalog of library resources. See if it's in I-Share, SIU, or locate items to request via ILL.
For in-depth arguments (often) not yet published, try these databases of dissertations and theses.