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TIMELINE FOR EFFECTIVE CLIMATE ACTION: THE WINDOW IS CLOSING
Irrefutable: The New Climate Math
Scientists are raising ever-louder alarms about the urgency of tackling climate change, but the world’s governments aren’t listening. Yet the latest numbers don’t lie: Nations now plan to keep producing more coal, oil, and gas than the planet can endure. --Bill McKibben, 350.org
Environmental Studies Databases
Agriculture (Gale OneFile)
Provides access to current and authoritative content on agriculture and related fields that spans the industry -- from practical aspects of farming to cutting edge scientific research in horticulture.
American Men and Women of Science
Biographical directory of today's leaders in physical, biological, and related sciences including medicine.
Credo Reference - Science
Online encyclopedias and dictionaries of science.
Encyclopedia of Earth
Open access resource issued by the National Council for Science and the Environment.
Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy, 2009
Gale Virtual Reference Library. Examines the philosophical and ethical issues underlying contemporary and historical environmental issues, policies, and debates.
Environmental Studies - Gale In Context (formerly GREENR)
Comprehensive resource on environmental topics that includes news, commentary, documents, conference reports, statistics, audio, video, images. Updated daily.
Hundreds of environment journals and monographs covering agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, public policy, sustainability and other related subjects. Some full text.
Indexing and abstracts of over 384,000 items on the human impact to the environment, as well as open access full text for nearly 5000.
Produced by The National Library of Medicine, Toxicology Data Network is a group of databases that covers areas of toxicology including chemicals and drugs, environmental health, risk assessment and regulation, occupational safety and health, diseases and the environment, and poisoning.
Selected Open Access Resources
Leading publisher of open access scientific content with nearly 400 scholarly journals across all major disciplines.
Hindawi Open Access Journals
Over one hundred peer-reviewed, Open Access journals across many areas of science, technology, and medicine, as well as several areas of social science.
Oxford Open Journals
Open Access journals from Oxford University Press.
Hundreds of free peer-reviewed journals from Springer, across all areas of science.
Taylor & Francis Open Access
Taylor & Francis and Routledge currently publish a number of pure open access journals. The articles in these journals receive both rigorous peer review and expedited online publication.
Selected Electronic Journals
Below are selected electronic journals in the field. The library may own one journal in multiple formats (electronic, print, and microform). For a more comprehensive list of our journal holdings, please consult the catalog.
Additional Databases of Note
Academic Search Complete
Comprehensive multi-disciplinary full text database with thousands of periodicals and other publications.
Abstract and citation database covering thousands of titles in Science, Social Sciences, Physical Sciences, Health Science, and Arts & Humanities going back to 1960.
Biodiversity Heritage Library
Digitized books, journals, images and collections from a consortium of natural history and botanical libraries creating a global “biodiversity commons” of significant biodiversity materials. Includes the foundational literature component of the Encyclopedia of Life.
EBSCO Open Dissertations
Includes the content from American Doctoral Dissertations, a free database with records for more than 1.4 million electronic theses and dissertations from more than 320 universities around the world.
Biological Science Database
On ProQuest's platform. Provides access to a wide range of biology topics, including some of the most popular information resources for users in academic, government, and public research environments.
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