Subject Guides: Sustainability Studies

Scholarly Journal Articles

A database of citations to scientific literature primarily focusing on agriculture (including books, articles, and online resources) created by the National Agriculture Library. information about this database

Biological and Agricultural Index
Citations and some full text articles in the fields of biology and agriculture. information about this database

EconLit (Economic Literature)
Index to scholarly publications in economics.  information about this database

Full text of scholarly journals from most academic disciplines. Coverage is from the inception of the journal through three to five years ago. information about this database

Citations from scholarly journals, gray literature, government publications, and more from 120 countries on political, economic, social and public policy issues.  information about this database

ScienceDirect College Edition Health and Life Sciences, Physical Sciences
A database of 1000+ full-text Elsevier journals in the areas of health, life, and physical sciences. information about this database

Sociological Abstracts
Provides access to the latest research in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.  information about this database

Popular Magazine and News Articles

LexisNexis Academic
Full text of thousands of newspapers, magazines, broadcast transcripts, business publications, legal materials, and more. information about this database

Science Daily
News articles, videos, and images in the subjects of health, math, and the sciences.

Additional Databases

Academic Search Premier
Full text access to scholarly and non-scholarly publications in a wide variety of disciplines and subject areas. information about this database

A database with some full text articles covering various academic subjects including general sciences, humanities, social sciences, and business. information about this database

Online Reference Sources

Credo Reference Online
Provides access to a collection of aggregated and integrated reference books from high-quality publishers.

NetLibrary environment and sustainability subject set
E-books focused on environmental issues


Campus Sustainability Discussion Forums
Discussions on topics for creating sustainable campuses.

EPA Sustainability Site
The Environmental Protection Agency's guide to sustainable practices

NOAA Climate Service Portal
An interactive tool from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration that lets users see a range of constantly updating climate datasets over adjustable time scales.

Other Items of Interest

Ulrichs Web Periodicals Directory
Ulrich's Directory is a database that provides bibliographic information on international periodicals as well as some reviews and information on if a journal is peer reviewed (also called refereed) or not.