Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Reference Books:

  • Les 100 mots de l'énergie, TJ163.16.C449 2010
  • Dictionary of Energy, TJ163.28.D53 2009
  • Nuclear Energy Encyclopedia: Science, Technology and Applications, TK9009.N83 2011
  • World Atlas of Oil and Gas Basins, G1046.H8L5 2011

  

Online Sources:

Alternative Energy News
News, videos and job listings.

American Wind Energy Association
Industry news and data as well as legislative news.

An Atlas of Electricity
This interactive atlas explains electricity production and consumption in the U.S.  This site is published by esri, the creators of ArcGIS.

Database of State Incentives for Renewable Energy
Links to state incentives through an interactive map. The library contains technical papers and reports on U.S. state and federal incentives.

EBSCOHost 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
Our EBSCOHost package of databases includes Academic Search EliteBusiness Source Elite and Newspaper Source.  These index databases will give you citations, abstracts and sometimes full text of articles from magazines, journals and newspapers covering a broad range of topics.

Electronic Green Journal
This peer-reviewed open access journal is published by the UCLA Library.

Energy Explained: Your Guide to Understanding Energy
A website of the U.S. Energy Information Administration, Energy Explained provides basic background information and data on nonrenewable and renewable energy sources.

Environment & Energy Publishing (E&E Publishing) 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
Daily coverage of environmental and energy policy and markets.  E&E publishes Environment & Energy DailyEnergyWireGreenWire, and ClimateWire.

European Renewable Energy Council
EREC is an organization made up of industry, trade and research associations. The site gives access to publications and projects.

GreenFILE 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only

An index to magazines and journals in environmental studies.

National Renewable Energy Laboratory
A U.S. Department of Energy laboratory. This site includes GIS maps and data and a searchable database of publications and documents.

OECD iLibrary 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
The online library of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development includes statistics, books and periodicals.

ProQuest Central 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
A good database for research on any topic.  ProQuest Central searches academic journals, magazines, newspapers and dissertations with a high percentage of full text content.

REEEP
The Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Partnership website features international news, interviews, policy documents, and projects in renewable energy.

Renewable & Alternative Fuels
Data and reports from the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Renewable Energy World
Established by a group of energy professionals, this site tracks news and job opportunities in the field.

Sage Journals 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
A collection of over 400 academic journals in the fields of education, management, political science, psychology, sociology, research methods, medicine and science.

Science Online 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
Science news and research including full text of Science Magazine dating from 1997.

ScienceDirect 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
A package of full text electronic journals from Elsevier with archive dating from 2008.  ScienceDirect features a broad selection of journals in the environmental and conservation sciences.

Scientific American 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
Full text with archive dating from 1993.

SciTech Connect
An index to articles, conference papers, books, and dissertations in the field of energy research. The site is maintained by the Office of Scientific and Technical Information of the U.S. Dept. of Energy.

Solar Energy International 
Full text of white papers and position papers may be downloaded from this website.

Taylor & Francis Online: Social Science/Humanities  
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
A package of over 1000 journals published by Taylor & Francis. Full text with archives dating from 1997.

What you Need to Know About Energy
A website of the National Academies with information on U.S. energy usage and costs.

WindEurope 
Publications of the association may be downloaded.

World Bank E-Library 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
All current and recent World Bank publications are available here in PDF format.

World Council for Renewable Energy
An international organization focusing on renewable energy policy. Conference documents and proceedings are available through the publications section of the website.

World Resources Institute
A website of the World Resources Institute with research publications and data relating to climate, energy, food, forests, water and cities.

Yale Environment 360
An online magazine focusing on global environmental issues published by the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies.