Articles & Databases


Key Resources in Environment & Ecology

Agricultural and Environmental Science Database
This database includes AGRICOLA, TOXLINE, Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management, Environmental Impact Statements databases and provides full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, and government publications. [More about Agricultural and Environmental Science Database] 

Ecology Abstracts
This is a subset of the ProQuest Agricultural & Environmental Science Database (note that "Ecology Abstracts content only" is checked under the search box), and it contains current ecology research (from 1982 to present). [More about Ecology Abstracts] 

GreenFILE
Article database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment. [More about GreenFILE]  Service Alert

Scopus
Database of peer reviewed journal articles. [More about Scopus] 
As of July 2017, this resource has replaced Web of Science.

Additional Resources in Environment & Ecology

Animal Behavior Abstracts
This is a subset of the ProQuest Biological Sciences Database (note that "Animal Behavior Abstracts content only" is checked under the search box), and it includes citations and abstracts on nearly all important animal behavior articles. [More about Animal Behavior Abstracts] 

Annual Reviews
Reviews written by leading scientists in the biomedical, physical, and social sciences. [More about Annual Reviews] 

Aspen Bibliography
Comprehensive and searchable database of published and unpublished aspen references. [More about Aspen Bibliography] 

Bear River Watershed Digital Collection
This USU digital collection includes photos, maps, diaries, papers, and reports about the geography, history, and development of the Bear River Watershed. [More about Bear River Watershed Digital Collection] Also known as: Bear River Watershed Historical Digital Collection 

Biodiversity Heritage Library
A large number of natural history and botanical libraries have worked together to digitize their biodiversity collections making them available online at the Biodiversity Heritage Library. [More about Biodiversity Heritage Library] 

Biological Sciences
Citations and abstracts to journal articles, conference proceedings, book chapters, and reports on many areas of biology. [More about Biological Sciences] 
Utah State University's subscription to the Biological Sciences database will be cancelled on 07/30/2017. Please use Environmental Sciences to meet your research needs.

BioOne & BioOne.2
Collection of full-text research journals on topics in biology, ecology, and environmental science. [More about BioOne & BioOne.2] 

CAB Abstracts
Authoritative research information on agriculture, environment, forestry, recreation management, tourism, veterinary medicine and related applied life sciences. [More about CAB Abstracts] 
CAB Direct has replaced CAB Abstracts as of 08/2017

CAB Direct
Authoritative research information on agriculture, environment, forestry, recreation management, tourism, veterinary medicine and related applied life sciences. [More about CAB Direct] 
CAB Direct has replaced CAB Abstracts as of 08/2017

CQ Researcher and CQ Global Researcher
A collection of in-depth and fact-checked reports on pressing domestic and international issues. [More about CQ Researcher and CQ Global Researcher] 

E-Print Network
Scientific and technical e-prints from a wide range of research activities relating to the Department of Energy. [More about E-Print Network] 

ECHO - U.S. EPA Enforcement & Compliance History Online
Integrated compliance and enforcement information for approximately 800,000 facities nationwide. [More about ECHO - U.S. EPA Enforcement & Compliance History Online] 

Environmental Policy Index
This database contains abstracts on papers covering environmental policy and studies. [More about Environmental Policy Index]  Service Alert
Environmental Policy Index will be canceled June 30, 2017. Please use Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management instead.

Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management
This database is actually a suite of databases that provides comprehensive multidisciplinary coverage of all aspects of research in the Environmental Sciences. [More about Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management] This database has been upgraded to the full-text Agricultural and Environmental Science Database, please use that.

Facts on International Relations and Security Trends (FIRST)
FIRST provides factual reference on international relations and security trends. [More about Facts on International Relations and Security Trends (FIRST)] 

GeoRef
From the American Geological Institute, GeoRef provides citations and abstracts for scholarly literature in geology and geosciences. [More about GeoRef] 

Human Relations Area Files (World Cultures)
Provides online access to currently produced annual installments from Human Relations Area Files, Inc. [More about Human Relations Area Files (World Cultures)] 
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JSTOR
Multidisciplinary journal collection, including the social sciences, humanities, and sciences. [More about JSTOR] 

Legislative Insight
Featuring public law, this database provides 18,000 legislative histories for laws passed from 1929 to the present. [More about Legislative Insight] 
Legislative Insight will be canceled as of July 2017. Please refer to ProQuest Congressional.

Mountain West Digital Library
Easy-to-use search portal for finding online text, images, and sound files from libraries and archives in Utah, Nevada, and Idaho. [More about Mountain West Digital Library] 

Nature on PBS
NATURE Online streams full episodes of the NATURE program, with behind-the-scenes video exclusives with filmmakers and producers, along with program excerpts and fun interactives. [More about Nature on PBS] 

OECD Factbook
Statistics related to the economic, social, and environmental trends in the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD) 34 member countries. [More about OECD Factbook] 

Science Citation Index
Author abstracts and cited references from the world's leading scholarly science and technical journals covering more than 100 disciplines. [More about Science Citation Index] 
Web of Science subscription canceled July 1, 2017. Please use Scopus instead.

ScienceDirect
Access to articles and book chapters published by Elsevier orgainzed into broad categories of Physical Sciences & Engineering, Life Sciences, Health Sciences, and Social Sciences & Humanities. [More about ScienceDirect] 
ScienceDirect will no longer support Internet Explorer 8 after 01/01/2016.

Sustainability Science Abstracts
A database including scholarly research on natural resources management, sustainable development, and related topics. [More about Sustainability Science Abstracts ] 
Formerly Human Population & Natural Resource Management

Wageningen Academic Publishers eBook Collection
Wageningen Academic Publishers provides a diverse collection of ebooks centered on the life sciences, especially animal, veterinary, and food science. [More about Wageningen Academic Publishers eBook Collection] 

Water Resources Abstracts
This database includes multiple perspectives on water-related scholarly research. [More about Water Resources Abstracts] 

Web of Science
Multidisciplinary database that includes the Science Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index (all 1975 to present). [More about Web of Science] 
Web of Science subscription canceled July 1, 2017. Please use Scopus instead.

Wildlife and Ecology Studies Worldwide
This database includes a global perspective on wild mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians. [More about Wildlife and Ecology Studies Worldwide]  Service Alert

WorldWideScience
A global science gateway incorporating national and international scientific databases and portals. [More about WorldWideScience]