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Articles in databases

These are the essential databases for Environmental Science. For a longer list see the comprehensive list of Environmental Science databases.

  • Academic Search Complete:
    An all-inclusive scholarly and multidisciplinary database. Recommended for general topics; Full text included; KYVL; ( + )
  • Biological Abstracts:
    The definitive biology and biomedical database. Coverage starts in 1969. Citation only; ( + )
  • GreenFILE:
    Research on the environment and human impacts (limited full text) Citation only; KYVL subscription; ( + )
  • GreenFILE (free):
    Research on the environment and human impacts (limited full text). Citation only; Open access; ( + )
  • ScienceDirect:
    Articles and book chapters in the sciences (limited open access). Full text included; ( + )
  • SciTech Connect:
    Science, technology, and engineering research (limited full-text). Citation only; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • Scopus:
    Citations for scientific articles, books, and conference proceedings. Citation only; ( + )
  • TOXNET:
    Research toxicology, hazardous chemicals, toxic releases. Citation only; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )

Books and media

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  • Steely's Books and Media:
    Search Discovery for books and media. Recommended for general topics; Full text included; Ebook collection; NKU specific materials; Open access; ( + )

RECOMMENDED eBOOKS:

RECOMMENDED PRINT BOOKS:

Dictionary of Agriculture and Environmental Science (2003)
REF S411.T76
Dictionary of Environment and Conservation (2007)
REF GE10 .P37 2007x
Environmental Activists (2001)
REF GE55.E57
Environmental Resource Handbook (2002)
REF TD169.6 .E5x
Historical Dictionary of the Green Movement (2007)
REF GE195.P36
Oxford Companion to Global Change (2009)
REF GE149 .C84
Pollution A-Z (2004)
REF TD173.P65

BROWSE BOOKS AND MEDIA:

  • GE1—350   -   Environmental Sciences – General
  • GE70—90   -   Environmental Education
  • GE170—190   -   Environmental Policy
  • GE195—199   -   Environmentalism - Green Movement
  • GE300—350   -   Environmental Management
  • Q1—QR502   -   Natural Sciences
  • S—SK   -   Agriculture
  • TA170—171   -   Environmental Engineering
  • TD   -   Environmental Technology

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