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GreenFILE This link opens in a new window
Covers all aspects of human impact on the environment. Topics include global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
AGRICOLA (EBSCO) This link opens in a new window
Subjects include plant and animal sciences, forestry, entomology, soil and water resources, agricultural economics, agricultural engineering, alternative farming, and food and nutrition.
Web of Science This link opens in a new window
This is a great place to search for peer-reviewed journal articles in all areas of science, social science, and the humanities.
SciTech Premium Collection This link opens in a new window
Useful for literature reviews and research in the earth sciences. Includes scholarly (peer-reviewed) journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications, and more.
Offers resources in the areas of toxicology, hazardous chemicals, environmental health, and toxic releases.
Enter your search term(s) in the search box and TOXNET will return results from all of the databases listed.
National Institute of Environmental Health (NIEH)
Information on the current state of significant environmental health topics. Search by keyword or A-Z list. Overviews of each topic with links to current research, data, and related resources provided.
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Resources for topographical maps of the United States and other countries.
Locate technical reports and books on technical writing.
Resources and related topic guides in biology.
Resources and topic guides in geology.
Oxford Bibliographies: Environmental Science This link opens in a new window
Overviews & annotated bibliographies on environmental studies
Gale in Context: Science This link opens in a new window
This database shows how scientific disciplines relate to real-world issues.
Search by keyword or use the Browse Topics page for a list of well-covered topics in environmental science.
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