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Environmental Programs: Getting Started

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Getting Started

There are a number of ways to get started on a research project for environment science issues.

  • Make an appointment with me for some pointers, tips, and suggestions on the best sources to use.
    • See my contact information at the right
  • Consult a reference book  for some great background information on any topic.
    • See suggestions below for some great ones.
  • Use this guide to navigate the wealth of information available to you.

Find Background Information

Check out these reference sources:

Almanac of environmental trends.
CALL #   REF.   GE150 .A463.

Encyclopedia of environmental ethics and philosophy
CALL #   REF.   GE42 .E533 2009.

Encyclopedia of environment and society
CALL #   REF.   HM856 .E53 2007.

Encyclopedia of world environmental history
CALL #    REF.   GF10 .E63 2004.

Handbook of environmental health
CALL #    REF.   RA565 .K67 2003.

McGraw-Hill dictionary of environmental science.
CALL #   REF.   GE10 .M378 2003.

 And so many more...

Subject Guide

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