Environment: General Sources

In our print Reference Collection:

Dictionnaire de l'environnement, de l'écologie et du développement durable = Environment, Ecology and Sustainable Development Dictionary
GE10.G89 2011

Encyclopedia of Global Change: Environmental Change and Human Society
GE149.E47 2000

The Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Environmental Change
GE10.E534 2001

Environmental Encyclopedia
GE10.E38 2011

The Environmental Resource Handbook
GE20.E586 2013-14

Global Environmental Outlook
GE170.G5625

Historical Dictionary of Environmentalism
GE195.D358 2009

International Encyclopedia of Environmental Politics
GE170.I55 2002

The Oxford Dictionary of Ecology
QH540.4.C66 2010

The Oxford Dictionary of Environment & Conservation
GE10.P375 2013

UNEP Year Book
TD194.6.G46 2011

The Wiley Encyclopedia of Environmental Pollution and Cleanup
TD173.M48 1999

World Resources

HC10.W827

Yearbook of International Co-operation on Environment and Development

HC79.E5G74

 

In our print Periodical Collection:

Ambio
Ecologist
Environment
Environmental Management
Environmental Politics
Global Environmental Politics

 

In our DVD Collection: 

A Fierce Green Fire: the Battle for a Living Planet
GE197.F547 2012

Terre: la grande aventure de la vie
QH541.15.B56T477 2010

 

Databases, E-journal and E-Book Packages:

(Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only)

EBSCOHost
Our EBSCOHost package of databases includes Academic Search Elite, Business 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.

GEOBASE
An index to journal articles and books in the fields of environmental studies, geography, ecology, and development.

GreenFILE

An index to magazines and journals in environmental studies.

JSTOR
The JSTOR collection is an online collection of scholarly journals in the social sciences, humanities and ecology.  JSTOR focusses on older or archival collections.  The current 3-5 years of issues are not available.

PAIS International
An index to magazines, journals, books and government documents focussing on policy studies and public affairs.

ProQuest
Our ProQuest subscription includes ABI/INFORM business databases, ProQuest Research Library, and ProQuest Newspapers.   Search any topic for citations, abstracts and some full text of articles from magazines, journals and newspapers.

SourceOECD

The online library of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development includes statistics, books and periodicals.

World Bank E-Library
All current and recent World Bank publications are available here in PDF format.

 

Websites:

Earth Trends
A website of the World Resources Institute with news and research relating to a range of environmental topics.

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

Encyclopedia of Earth
A collaboration between several environmental science organizations including the National Council for Science and the Environment and the Environmental Information Coalition.  The encyclopedia is a searchable collection of articles and by scholars and professionals.

UNEP
The website of the United Nations Environment Programme includes links to PDF documents and reports.

United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database

The GRID-Arendal database provides environmental information for the Arctic, Nordic/Baltic, Central & Eastern Europe, Asia, Africa and the Caribbean.

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