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Geography Research Guide   Tags: geog, geography  

A guide to research in Geography.
Last Updated: Apr 15, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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The Geography Research Guide is undergoing renovations so please pardon any funny formatting or broken links. If you have any suggestions for changes or additions please send them to Jessica Zieman.

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    Contains millions of citations for articles from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agriculture Library. Especially useful for searches related to agricultural geography and earth and environmental sciences.
  • Environment Index  
    Environment Index provides access to a wide array of literature related to environmental issues, topics, and concerns.
  • Google Scholar  
    Access Google Scholar through the Morris Library website and it automatically contains links back to the Library's resources for full-text access.
  • Hospitality & Tourism Index with Full Text  
    This index connects researchers to literature about tourism and the hospitality industry.
  • Maps & Aerial Photography Resources
    A resource on maps and aerial photography from Morris Library's Map Library.
  • Water Resources Abstracts  
    This is a primary tool for accessing literature related to water resources in the broadest sense.

Also Try

  • Alexandria Digital Library  
    From the website:"The Alexandria Digital Library (ADL) is a distributed digital library with collections of georeferenced materials. ADL includes the operational library, with various nodes and collections, and the research program through which digital library architectures, gazetteer applications, educational applications, and software components are modeled, prototyped, and evaluated."
  • America: History and Life (EBSCO)  
    This index can assist with searches related to American HISTORICAL GEOGRAPHY.
  • AnthroSource  
    This index may assist with searches related to CULTURAL and HUMAN GEOGRAPHY.
  • Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts  
    Contains citations from more than 5000 aquatic sciences publications. Subject coverage includes aquatic pollution, conservation, environmental quality, meteorology, and oceanography.
  • Columbia Gazetteer of the World  
  • CompendexWeb (Engineering Village)  
    This index may be useful for topics that interface geography and engineering, including hydrology, transportation, environmental impact studies, et cetera.
  • Dissertations and Theses Abstracts
    Abstracts of 2 million dissertations and theses from 1861 to the present.
  • EconLit  
    This database may be helpful when seeking literature related to ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY.
  • GeoRef
    This database indexes publications related to GEOMORPHOLOGY, HYDROLOGY, ENVIORNMENTAL HAZARDS, and other aspects of PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY, as well as GEOLOGY.
  • GPO Catalog of Government Publications  
    The CGP is the finding tool for federal publications that includes descriptive records for historical and current publications and provides direct links to those that are available online.
  • GreenFILE  
    "GreenFILE indexes scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports. This resource offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the environment. Drawing on the connection between the environment and disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology, GreenFILE serves as an informative resource for anyone concerned about the issues facing our planet. The database contains nearly 300,000 records, full text for selected titles and searchable cited references for more than 200 titles as well. " - from publisher.
  • Historical Abstracts (EBSCO)
    Useful for some HISTORICAL GEOGRAPHY searches.
    JSTOR has complete online copies of older issues of many key journals across many subject areas. JSTOR does NOT include recent issues of journals.
  • Oceanic Abstracts
    Oceanic Abstracts references worldwide literature for marine and brackish waters.
  • PapersFirst  
    Papers presented at conferences (multidisciplinary). Uses the FirstSearch interface.
  • Web of Science  
    ISI Web of Science, an integrated Web-based platform, provides high-quality content and the tools to access, analyze, and manage research information. These tools include:Cross-product searching, Links to full text, Citation alerts, Table of contents alerts, Personal journal lists,and Personal bibliographic management.
  • Web of Science Core Collection (Citation indexes)  
    Includes Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Arts & Humanities Citation Index (A&HCI), Conference Proceedings Citation Index- Science, and Conference Proceedings Citation Index- Social Science & Humanities (CPCI-SSH

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