Environmental Sciences: Major Resources

February 11, 2015


Full-text of scholarly journals in geology integrated with GeoRef, an index of geological literature.

January 15, 2015

Encyclopedia of Food and Agricultural Ethics

Articles on issues pertaining to the full range of topics in the area of food and agricultural ethics.

November 20, 2014


Encyclopedia covering topics related to bioethics, including genetically modified foods, social justice, sustainability, and chemical warfare.

January 4, 2013

Environmental Encyclopedia

Provides in-depth, worldwide coverage of environmental issues. Each article is written in a nontechnical style and provides current status, analysis, and suggested solutions whenever possible

November 26, 2012

Environment Complete

Database covering the journal literature of environmental sciences, including applicable areas of ecology, energy, geography, pollution & waste management, law, public policy, and urban planning.

September 11, 2009

Google Scholar

Search engine for scholarly materials including journal articles. Be sure to use WebBridge to link to Lafayette's resources. Note: if accessing from off-campus, go to "Scholar Preferences" and search "Library Links" for "Lafayette." Check "Lafayette College - Lafayette WebBridge" to make WebBridge appear in search results.

November 24, 2008

Encyclopedia of Earth

Encyclopedia on earth and its environment. Entries written by experts in non-technical language. From the National Council for Science and the Environment.

August 15, 2008


Database of scholarly, governmental, and general-interest articles and books covering all aspects of human impact on the environment.

August 15, 2008

Web of Science

Index covering the journal literature of science, technology, and the social sciences. Allows you to search for a topic, an author, or for articles that cite a known author or work.

August 15, 2008

GeoRef and GeoRef in Process

Indexes the literature of geology, including journals, books, conference proceedings, maps, and USGS reports.


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