Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Reference Books:

  • Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability, GE140.B47 2010
  • Encyclopedia of Sustainability, GE10.C65

 

Online Sources: 

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.

Education for Sustainable Development
A UNESCO website created for the United Nations Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (2005-2014).

GreenFILE 
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An index to magazines and journals in environmental studies.

International Institute for Sustainable Development
The website of the IISD provides research on investment and sustainable development, climate change issues, natural resources and trade and sustainable development.

National Sustainable Development Strategies
A project established by Agenda 21. Links to key publications and national strategy documents.

ProQuest Central 
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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 
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A collection of over 400 academic journals in the fields of education, management, political science, psychology, sociology, research methods, medicine and science.

Sustainable Development Solutions Network
Links to online information from the Sustainable Development Information Network.

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 Division for Sustainable Development
The secretariat that services the Commission on Sustainable Development which is charged with the implementation of Agenda 21 and the Johannesburg Plan of Implementation. Information on sustainable development issues including national reports of individual countries.

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