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Environment: Articles/Research Databases

Environment Subcategories & Research

Which databases cover which subcategories of Environmental Science? 

All Areas: Agricultural & Environmental Science Database, Web of Science, CAB Direct

Ecology and Conservation: Ecology Abstracts, Geobase, CAB Direct, Agricola

Toxicology, Pollution and Groundwater Issues: ToxLine, Water Resources Abstracts, Greenfile

Policy: WorldCat, PAIS International, CQ Researcher, WestLaw

Deep (Historical): JSTOR Sustainability, WorldCat, Dissertations & Theses

Books at the University of Nevada, Reno

‚ÄčTo access the collections owned by the University of Nevada, Reno, search OneSearch, then limit the results to the format (books, films, etc.), or search directly in the Library Catalog. The Library Catalog allows you to search by title, author, or call number.  In the Catalog, you can locate Knowledge Center items on the floor maps and text the call number to your phone.

To find items not owned by the University of Nevada, Reno, try searching the WorldCat database, which contains records for over 61 million items held in libraries worldwide.  Most of these titles can be borrowed through our Interlibrary Loan Service.

Endnote Basic

Looking for a good way to manage all of those citations? Want to automatically format citations in any of thousands of styles?

Check out Endnote Basic (formerly known as Endnote Web or Endnote Online)

For another option, check out Zotero.

Interlibrary Loan and Campus Express

Need books or articles that the University of Nevada, Reno Libraries don’t own? Submit a request through Interlibrary Loan. Need a journal article or book chapter from the Knowledge Center or DeLaMare Library? Receive electronic copies through the Libraries’ Campus Express service. To place requests of either type, visit:

Best Databases for Finding Environmental Science Articles

Below are some of the best databases for finding articles related to environmental science and policy.

Other Useful Databases for Research in Environmental Science

Search the databases below to find articles related to your topic. In some databases, you will need to click on the Full Text link to find the article. If no Full Text link is available, click on the Find It button to open the article in another database.

Deep (Historical) Research