Browse this encyclopedia for basic background info on possible topics. Reference materials are the best way to introduce yourself to a topic without diving into the deep end right away.
The databases below are ones we recommend for Environmental Studies. In them you'll find articles from journals, magazines, and newspapers. Some databases provide the full text of articles and others provide citations only. If an item is not included in our collection, you can request it through our interlibrary loan system, ILLiad. To find books on Environmental Studies, search the library's catalog.
These databases cover a broad range of different disciplines, including the humanities, social sciences, and natural & applied sciences. Each one has unique features and interfaces. As you search, remember to look for ways to limit and focus your search to maximize the relevance of your results. Starting broad and filtering toward a more focused set of items may be helpful in many cases.