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Places to start for research in environmental science.
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Key Resources for Environmental Science

  • Academic Search Complete (multidisciplinary)  Icon  Icon  Icon
    Search peer-reviewed journals, books, conference proceedings, etc. on a variety of topics, including air pollution, environmental chemistry, and environmental risk assessment.
  • Environment Complete  Icon  Icon
    Coverage in journals and monographs includes agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, pollution, and affiliated areas of study.
  • Environment Abstracts  Icon
    (1980- ) Selected full text of the impact of humankind and technology on the environment. Full text of selected documents (1980 -present) are also available in UHCL Envirofiche Collection (microfiche area GF1 .E55). Updated bi-weekly.
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    Provides access to the Science Citation Index Expanded®, Social Sciences Citation Index®, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index®. Indexes more than 9,000 of the most prestigious research journals in the world. Selected full text via ArticleLinker.

Featured Resources

Sax’s Dangerous Properties of Industrial Materials (12th edition)

Richard J. Lewis, Sr.

A  primary source for those who need to evaluate the hazardous potential of substances used in commerce. It contains approximately 28,000 substances and extensive data on toxicology, flammability, reactivity, explosive potential, and regularity information

 Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability (10  vols)

A peer-reviewed resource on sustainability that connects academic research to real-world challenges and provides a balanced, trustworthy perspective on global environmental issues in the 21st century.

Click Background Information tab above for links to individual volumes.


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