Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Reference Books:

  • Latin America and the Caribbean: Atlas of our Changing Environment, G4411.G3U55 2010

 

Online Sources: 

Caribbean Environment Programme
The website of the UNEP's Caribbean Environment Programme has links to documents, project profiles, and environmental agreements and regulations.

Comision Nacional Para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad (Mexico)
Mexico's biodiversity commission.

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.

GreenFILE 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
An index to magazines and journals in environmental studies.

LANIC: Environment & Natural Resources
Extensive links to agencies and environmental organizations in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Medio Ambiente
The website of the United Nations Environment Programme's Latin America office has links to documents, program descriptions, and news.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

U.S.-Mexico Border 2020 Program 
The website of a division of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency which focuses on the border area. Links to documents and reports.

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.


 

National Ministries:

Argentina 
Bolivia 
Brazil
Chile
 
Colombia
Costa Rica 
Cuba
Dominican Republic 
Ecuador
El Salvador
Guatemala 
Mexico
Nicaragua
Panama
Uruguay