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About This Guide
This resource guide was designed to provide you with assistance in locating good sources of information as you do research on environmental science. To navigate this guide, click on the tabs above, or the Table of Contents below. Tabs with a down arrow have subpages with more information. If you need help, please contact us.
Table of Contents
Includes selected databases, journals, and article links.
Includes selected books and book links.
Includes book databases and selected e-books and topics.
Subpages provide reference articles about habitats, environment movements, and environmental threats.
Includes organizations, career information, and news related to the environment.
Includes DVDs and streaming videos.
Provides information on proper citation in various styles and avoiding plagiarism.
Research Starter about Environmental Science
Environmental science is the study of Earth and all its natural resources, both living and nonliving. This broad description encompasses a range of subgroups, most of which may be considered specific scientific disciplines themselves. Among these are the studies of soil, air, water, animals, and plants. A significant portion of environmental science also examines people's relationships to their natural surroundings, especially harmful human practices such as pollution. Information derived from these sources then can be compiled to provide a detailed image of what Earth's environment is like and how everything in it fits together.
Environment Complete offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more.
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This guide was created by Nason Throgmorton and updated and maintained by Jordan Rustemeyer.