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Environmental Science

Databases
Research Databases
Environment Complete
Index, abstracts and full text of articles on environmental studies. more information

GreenFILE
Index of articles covering all aspects of human impact on the environment including:global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, and recycling.

AGRICOLA
Index and abstracts to articles on agriculture and allied disciplines, including animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences, forestry, aquaculture and fisheries, agricultural economics, human nutrition, and environmental sciences. more information

Biological Abstracts
Index and abstracts to international journal articles in biological and medical research. more information

Garden, Landscape & Horticulture Index
Index and abstracts for articles about plants and gardens. Topics include horticulture, botany, garden and landscape design & history, ecology, plant and garden conservation, garden management, and horticultural therapy. A highlight of the database is its focus on environmentally sustainable horticultural and design practices. more information

Science Citation Index Expanded (ISI Web of Science)
Index, abstracts, and cited references for articles in the sciences. more information

Digital Media Databases
NBII Digital Image Library
Digital image library of plant and animal species, scenic landscapes, wildlife management, and biological fieldwork maintained by the Center for Biological Informatics of the U.S. Geological Survey.

OAES Forestry Digital Photographs
Historic forestry photographs. more information

Reference Books
Electronic Titles
Electronic Reference Books (ABC-CLIO)
Click on a title to browse its table of contents or do a keyword search.

Encyclopedia of Earth
This on-line encyclopedia, published by the Environmental Information Coalition, contains articles on the Earth's natural environments and interaction with society.

Science Online
Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments. more information

Print Titles
The atlas of global change (REF GE149 .G4813 1998)

Conservation and environmentalism : an encyclopedia (REF GE10 .C68)

Dictionary of dangerous pollutants, ecology, and environment (REF TD173 .T83)

Encyclopedia of environmental biology (REF QH540.4 .E52)
Three-volume encyclopedia covering important topics in environmental biology. Each article has an outline, glossary, and bibliography. Articles are generally between five and twenty pages in length.

Environmental encyclopedia (REF GE10 .E57)

International encyclopedia of environmental politics (REF GE170 .I55 2002)

Invasive plant species of the world : a reference guide to environmental weeds (REF SB613.5 .W43 2003)

Journals
Current Biology Print Titles
Audubon
Ecology
Environment
Journal of Wildlife Management

Current General Science Print Titles
American Journal of Science
American Scientist

Discover
Isis
Nature
Ohio Journal of Science
Science
Science News
Scientific American

Full Text Titles in the Electronic Journal Center
Agriculture title list
Biology title list
Botany title list
Cytology title list
Ecology title list
Environmental Science and Engineering title list

Evolution title list
Genetics title list
Microbiology title list
Reproduction title list
Zoology title list

Open Access Journal
Environmental Research Letters

Web Sites
Digital Library of the Commons
Contains full-text research papers dealing with commons research, which includes such areas of study as agriculture, forest resources, water resources, wildlife, and much more.

Institute of Global Environment and Society
Contains research, publications, and links to information on weather, climate, water, ocean, land, atmosphere, and more.

National Library for the Environment
Contains the full text of over 1500 Congressional Research Service (CRS) Reports that address environmental issues.  Also contains environmental laws and treaties, educational resources, environmental news, and more.

NatureServe
Provides information about conservation and detailed local information on plants, animals, and ecosystems.  Covers the U.S., Canada, Latin American, and the Caribbean.

Science.gov
Provides links to websites (many of which are government websites) dealing with Energy & Energy Conservation, Environment & Environmental Quality, Natural Resources & Conservation, and more.

UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre (WCMC)
A program of the United Nations, WCMC provides databases with information on over 250,000 plants, animals, and subspecies that are of conservation importance. Also provides information on international trade of endangered species, a database of protected areas, habitat information, and more.

U.S. Geological Survey
The USGS serves the Nation by providing reliable scientific information to describe and understand the Earth; minimize loss of life and property from natural disasters; manage water, biological, energy, and mineral resources; and enhance and protect our quality of life.

Zero Waste America
Contains information on reducing waste in America and links to websites dealing with disposal and recycling.

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