Welcome to the research guide for Environmental Science!
This is the place to learn about:
-doing library research for your environmental science classes
-grants and other sources of funding for environmental science research
-professional associations, and job opportunities and careers in environmental science
Reference Sources, such as encyclopedias, handbooks and dictionaries, are a good place to start your research because they provide:
Books in both print and electronic formats provide:
Articles in both print and electronic formats provide:
Websites must be evaluated for credibility, authority, and accuracy before using and provide:
Many instructors require you to use peer-reviewed sources for your papers and projects, but what does that mean?
Most databases allow you to limit your search to peer-reviewed articles. Here are two examples: