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Environmental Sciences & Studies

The best and most relevant resources for your research in environmental sciences & studies


Academic Search CompleteMulti-disciplinary, scholarly database with articles and citations from peer-reviewed journals. State of Maine funded.

Agricultural & Environmental Science CollectionEnvironmental sciences journals, conferences, reports, and other sources from 1960-present.

AccessScienceOnline version of the Encyclopedia of Science and Technology. AccessScience Online Tutorial. Mobile app instructions.

Birds of North AmericaSpecies accounts written by ornithologists and other experts on bird species that breed in the United States and Canada. Includes sounds, images, video, distributional maps, and model output generated by eBird.  

CQ ResearcherCovers current and controversial issues with complete summaries, insight into all sides of the issues, bibliographies and more.

Environment CompleteCovers agriculture, ecology, energy, natural resources, and other environmental areas. State of Maine funded.

Global Issues in ContextGlobal perspectives on issues of international importance, current world events, and topics in the news.

GreenFILEInformation about environmental concerns such as global warming, energy conservation, natural resources, and pollution.

Environmental Studies In ContextResearch the development of emerging green technologies and issues on the environment, sustainability and more. State of Maine funded.

HeinOnlineHistorical and government documents. Includes the entire Congressional Record, Federal Register, and Code of Federal Regulations, U.S. Reports back to 1754, and databases dedicated to treaties, constitutions, case law, world trials, classic treatises, international trade, foreign relations, U.S. Presidents, and more.

Journal Citation ReportsCritically evaluate the world's leading journals with quantifiable, statistical information based on citation data.

JoVE EnvironmentPeer reviewed video articles which address environmental concerns and seek to better understand Earth's ecosystem.

JSTORBack issues of core scholarly journals as well as books and primary sources in the humanities, social sciences, & sciences.

KanopyStreaming films, documentaries and training videos from producers including PBS, Media Education Foundation, Criterion Collection, California Newsreel, HBO, First Run Features, BBC and more.

Nexis UniNews, business and legal sources from LexisNexis® including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790.

Opposing Viewpoints in ContextViewpoints on current events and social issues including topic overviews, magazine and newspaper articles, biographies, court-case overviews, primary source documents, statistics, images and podcasts, and websites. State of Maine funded.  

ProQuest CentralA 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 .

ScopusCitations and abstracts from scholarly research journals across the sciences. Advanced tools for citation analysis and journal ranking.

SocINDEXResearch journals and other publications in sociology and related disciplines.

TOXLINECitations and abstracts from journal articles, books, technical reports, theses, letter, papers and more covering on all areas of toxicology.

TOXNETA cluster of databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, and related areas from the National Library of Medicine.

Web of Science Zoological RecordCitations, abstracts and articles from zoological literature including professional journals, magazines, newsletters, monographs, books, reviews, and conference proceedings.  

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RefWorksCollect references from online databases, websites and other sources. Easily insert citations into papers and automatically format reference lists. Sharing tools for groups.

Interlibrary LoanRequest nearly anything to which the UNE Libraries do not provide access.

DUNE:DigitalUNEEnvironmental Studies faculty and student publications in DUNE:DigitalUNE