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Resource & Environmental Management

Use these core databases to find articles in the field of Resource & Environmental Management.

Depending on your specific research, you may also want to check the database lists for Computing Science (modeling, GIS & remoting sensing, decision support systems), Biological Sciences, Economics, Anthropology, etc.

If you don't find what you're looking for, please see the Resource and Environmental Management Guide.

Top Resources

  1. Indexes core journal articles, conference proceedings, and other resources in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities, can be used for citation analysis of research. A citation index contains the references cited by the authors of the publications covered by the index. You can use these references to do a cited reference search. This type of search enables you to find works that cite a previously published work.
  2. Indexes over 1,900 environmental journals, with fulltext access to about 750. Also available is fulltext access to over 200 monographs.
  3. E-books in the Environmental Sciences from CRC Press.
  4. Human and physical geography.
  5. Covers agriculture and allied disciplines.
  6. Biology, technology, policy and pollution information on all aquatic environments.
  7. Searchable collection of over 1700 journals housed on the publisher Elsevier's site.
  8. Catalogue of the Libraries of Fisheries and Oceans Canada.

Other Resources

  1. Multidisciplinary index to academic & popular journals.
  2. Key database for Anthropological journal articles.
  3. Full-text access to journals produced by the American Anthropological Association
  4. Arctic and other cold regions.
  5. BC Laws provides free public access to the current laws of British Columbia. This unofficial current consolidation of BC Statutes and Regulations is updated continually as new and amended laws come into force.

  6. Thousands of business journals, industry magazines, and industry & market reports.
  7. Canadian Points of View Reference Centre™ is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue.
  8. Canadian government publications.
  9. Index to economics journals and working papers.
  10. By Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex (U.K). Includes research & policy documents on ageing, population, climate change, corporate social responsibility, debt relief, food security, gender, globalization, health and more.
  11. Ethnographic Video Online provides the largest, most comprehensive resource for the study of human culture and behavior - more than 750 hours and 1,000 films at completion.
  12. Relationship between human beings and the environment. Use Citation Finder to locate the items
  13. HeinOnline includes more than 75 million pages of law and law-related research material stored digitally in a fully-searchable, image-based format.
  14. Search or browse contents of scholarly journals
  15. Covers political science articles published in scholarly journals and yearbooks worldwide.
  16. Searchable, archival collection of core academic articles, books, and primary sources in arts, humanities and social sciences.
  17. Current Canadian legal information

    Note: From the "Finding Tools" area within LawSource, you can choose particular subsets. For example: "Index to Canadian Legal Literature", "Law Reports, Articles and Journals", "Words & Phrases", etc.

  18. International news coverage, business news, legal cases and law reports.
  19. National Observer focuses on news and in-depth reports on under-covered Canadian stories in the area of climate, energy, and related culture, business and politics.
  20. identifies the best available scholarship across a wide variety of subjects. Online index to bibliographies in Cinema, Classics, Communication, Criminology, Ecology,Linguistics, Literary Theory, Philosophy, Political science, Public Health, Renaissance & Reformation, Victorian Literature, etc. with a bibliographical essay on sources.
  21. This database is the world’s most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day.
  22. PubAg is a portal to USDA-authored and other highly relevant agricultural research.
  23. Sage Knowledge provides SFU with access to e-books from Sage.
  24. General Science, Biological and Agricultural Science, Applied Science and Technology.
  25. Theoretical and applied sociology, social science, and policy science.
  26. Guides to Statistics Canada publications and data.
  27. Central access point for Canadian theses (Masters and PhD), including free full text of theses since 1998.
  28. The TRIS Online database contains over half a million records of published transportation research.
  29. All aspects of animal research.
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