Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Reference Books:

  • Africa Water Atlas, G2446.C3A33 2010
  • The Atlas of Water: Mapping the World's Most Critical Resource, G1046.C3C5 2009
  • Encyclopedia of Water Politics and Policy in the United States, HD1694.A5E265 2011

 

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.

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

GreenFILE 
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An index to magazines and journals in environmental studies.

International Water Law Project
Treaties, articles, and case law on international water law and policy. IWLP is a project based at the Texas Tech University School of Law.

Pacific Institute: Water Program
The Pacific Institute provides research publications and tools relating to corporate, community, and international water issues.

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.

Science Online 
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Science news and research including full text of Science Magazine dating from 1997.

ScienceDirect 
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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 
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Full text with archive dating from 1993.

Taylor & Francis Online: Social Science/Humanities  
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A package of over 1000 journals published by Taylor & Francis. Full text with archives dating from 1997.

Transboundary Freshwater Dispute Database
A web project of the Department of Geosciences at Oregon State University with links to the UNEP's Atlas of International Freshwater Agreements, International Freshwater Treaties Database, and International River Basin Register. The bibliography includes links to PDF versions of many of the listed articles.

UNESCO: Water Security
Links to both UNESCO programs and other organizations in the field of freshwater.

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

Water Environment Federation
A nonprofit technical and educational organization that focuses on global water quality issues.

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