Environmental Sciences & Studies

Databases

Academic Search Complete

A comprehensive, scholarly, multi-disciplinary database that includes full-text from thousands of peer-reviewed journals and citations from many more. State of Maine funded.

Environment Abstracts

Encompasses all aspects of the impact of people and technology on the environment and the effectiveness of remedial policies and technologies, featuring more than 950 journals published in the U.S. and abroad. Also includes conference proceedings and reports from agencies, non-governmental organizations, universities, associations and corporations.

Environment Complete

Offers deep coverage for the subjects of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, natural resources,and affiliated areas of study. Contains over 3 million records from over 2,500 domestic and international titles, including over 1,100 full text journals. State of Maine funded.

Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management

Comprehensive coverage of the environmental sciences  from 1967 to present from scientific journals, conferences, reports, and other sources.  Topics include agricultural biotechnology, ecology, energy, environmental engineering,  pollution, waste management and more. Includes Environment Abstracts and other sub-databases.

Global Issues in Context

Global Issues in Context offers global perspectives on issues of international importance and current world events and topics in the news related to these issues.

GreenFILE

A bibliographic database of information about environmental concerns such as global warming, energy conservation, natural resources, and pollution.

GREENR

GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources)offers authoritative content on the development of emerging green technologies and discusses issues on the environment, sustainability and more.

Journal Citation Reports

Offers a systematic, objective means to critically evaluate the world's leading journals, with quantifiable, statistical information based on citation data.

Kanopy

Kanopy offers over 10,000 streaming films, documentaries and training videos from 800 producers, including PBS, Media Education Foundation, Criterion Collection, California Newsreel, HBO, Kino Lorber, First Run Features, BBC, Documentary Educational Resources, Green Planet Films, Psychotherapy. net, Symptom Media and more.

ProQuest Central

 A multidisciplinary database,  over 160 subject areas are covered extensively including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology and the social sciences . 

ProQuest Newstand

Full text of more than 500 U.S. and international news sources. Includes The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, and the Times of London, plus hundreds of other news sources and news wires. State of Maine funded.

ScienceDirect

Online access to over 1,200 leading science journals from Elsevier Science and other cooperating sources.

Scopus

Scopus is a multidisciplinary navigational tool that contains records going back to the mid 1960s, offering newly linked citations across the widest body of scientific abstracts available in one place.

SocINDEX

Bibliographic coverage of research in sociology and related disciplines from an international selection of over 2,600 journals and other publications. Records added after 1974 contain abstracts.

TOXLINE

Access to information in all areas of toxicology, including chemicals and pharmaceuticals, pesticides, environmental pollutants, and mutagens and teratogens. This database provides bibliographic citations and abstracts from journal articles, monographs, technical reports, theses, letters, meeting abstracts, papers and reports.

TOXNET

A cluster of databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, and related areas.

Zoological Record

Zoological Record is a comprehensive index to zoological literature covering from 1864 to present. Records cover every aspect of zoology, including biochemistry, behavior, ecology evolution, genetics, and so forth. Over 5,000 international serials plus approximately 1,500 non-serial publications are currently monitored, including professional journals, magazines, newsletters, monographs, books, reviews, and conference proceedings.

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