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  • 1. A Sampling of Resources in Environmental Tech. and Related Subjects From Warner Memorial Library Books Alternative Energy Sources by: Darrin Gunkel Call Number: TJ808 .A488 Presents a collection of essays about the possibilities of renewable energy from diverse viewpoints, discussing its environmental and economic impact, the merits of alternative and conventional energy, and alternative fuels. Environmentalism and the Technologies of Tomorrow: Shaping the Next Industrial Revolution by: Robert Olson and David Rejeski Call Number: eBrary Environmentalism and the Technologies of Tomorrow is a Databases collection of essays by leading scientists, technologists, and Greenfile (EBSCOhost) thinkers that examine the nature of current technological GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all changes, their environmental implications, and possible aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection strategies for the transition to a sustainable future. It offers a of scholarly, government and general-interest titles baseline understanding of new technological developments, includes content on global warming, green building, as well as important insights for moving beyond business-as- pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, usual by developing more anticipatory approaches to envi- recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and ronmental protection and more comprehensive strategies for abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open promoting the transformation of technology. Access full text for more than 4,700 records. International Environmental Policy: Interests and the JSTOR Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Collection Failure of the Kyoto Process Full-text to back issues from the world's leading ecology by: Sonja Boehmer-Christiansen and Aynsley J. Kellow botany, and related science journals. Call Number: NetLibrary This highly topical book takes a frank look at the political Lexis Academic Universe motivations that underpin the global warming debate, and Contains: Federal Case Law, Federal Code, Shepard's for will appeal to political scientists and energy policy analysts U.S. Supreme Court Cases, business, news and general as well as anyone with an interest in the future of the reference resources. environment and in the policies we create to protect it. Today’s Science (Facts.com) Science News written especially for students from facts.com. WilsonWeb—General Science Full Text Covers everything from supernovas to marine pollution and is the ideal source for researchers seeking Need more books! Check information on a variety of scientific topics. Abstracts eBrary or NetLibrary the online leading journals and magazines from the United States e-book collections. You can check and Great Britain. This index is part of WilsonWeb items out from other libraries and have them delivered using Also see Academic Search Elite, PubMed, EZ-Borrow found on the Library’s and Sage Premier. website.
  • 2. Journals Applied and Environmental Microbiology Publishes a substantial share of the most significant current research in the areas of biotechnology, microbial ecology, food microbiology, and industrial microbiology. Highlighting research findings applicable to the development of new processes or products. (Embargo: 6 months) Environmental Education Research Features papers and reports on all aspects of environmental education- EBSCOhost Journal of Environmental Engineering Concerned with provision of safe, ample water supply, proper disposal and/or recycling of wastewater and solid wastes and all areas of sanitation and pollution- EBSCOhost Journal of Environmental Systems Examines environmental problems as systems in which complex natural phenomena affect, & are affected by, the human world of economics, regulation & law, & culture, behavior, & public perceptions. Pollution Engineering Features articles devoted to practical engineering applications useful for the recognition, measurement, control and disposal of hazardous, solid air, and liquid containments- EBSCOhost Water Environment and Technology Informs water and wastewater utility staff, industrial waste managers, consultants, and other interested professionals of current events, trends, and technologies in the water quality field- Wilson Web Check the A to Z Journal list on the Websites Library’s website for additional journal titles. Energy Citations Database http://www.osti.gov/energycitations/ The Energy Citations Database (ECD) provides free access to over 2.6 million science research citations with continued growth through regular updates. There are over 221,000 electronic documents, primarily from 1943 forward, available via the database. Citations and documents are made publicly available by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). Environmental Paper Network http://www.environmentalpaper.org/ A diverse group of environmental organizations joined together to support socially and environmentally sustainable transformations within the pulp and paper industry. The Network developed the Common Vision as a framework to guide necessary shifts in production and consumption. Science Communication Network http://www.sciencecommunicationnetwork.org/ Provides information on environmental and public health issues, collected from scientists, physicians, and other experts. Water Environmental Federation http://www.wef.org/ Provides a range of materials describing today's water quality issues, including household hazardous waste, biosolids recycling, and watershed management. Informs the public officials and the media about water quality through educational tours. This publication created by More resources available @ http://libguides.eastern.edu Mark D. Puterbaugh Information Services Librarian Warner Memorial Library Can’t find full-text for the article you Eastern University need? Use Rapid ILL from the (mputerba@eastern.edu) Library’s website to have an article delivered directly to your desktop. Wednesday, September 15, 2010 Prepared by Malinda Shannon