Information Resources

Online Resources

Science Direct
Science journal article database.

EBSCO Journal Databases
Find and print journal and magazine articles. From off campus, login with your UH ID number.

CQ Researcher

Objective background articles.


Science-focused search engine.


Physical Sciences Information Gateway

Research Index
Scientific Literature Digital Library

National Atlas of the United States: MapMaker
Interactive maps displaying various types of data.
"Scientific information about species and ecosystems of the Western Hemisphere."

NOAA Coral Reef Information System
"Coral reef information and data."

Search engine that focuses on US federal and state government science information.

Global Change Master Directory
Earth science and life science data sets.

The Habitable Planet: A Systems Approach to Environmental Science
"Multimedia course for [those] interested in studying environmental science...developed by leading scientists and researchers in the field."


ARC News

Environment Hawaii


Nature Conservancy of Hawaii Newsletter



Encyclopedia of Environmental Science REF GE 10 .M66 2000

Human Environments: A Cross-Cultural Encyclopedia REF GF4 .L49 1995

Environmental Encyclopedia REF GE10 .E58 2003

Facts on File Dictionary of Human Geography REF GF4 G66 1987

Hawaiian natural history, ecology, and evolution HAWN QH198.H3 Z54 2002

The Rhythms of Life WH527 .A93

Atlas of Global Change ATLAS STAND GE149 .G4813 1998

Aerial Photograph Analysis of Coastal Erosion on the Islands of Kauai, Molokai, Lanai, Maui and Hawaii. HAWN GB 458.8 .M35 1991 (Located on the Atlas Stand)

Man on Earth OVERSIZE GF50 S53 1983

Atlas of United States Environmental Issues OVER SIZE G1201 .G3M3 1990

Opposing Viewpoints Series RESEARCH TOPICS (by the Reference Desk)

The Environment GE140 E533 2005
Global Warming
QC981 G566 2006
Global Climate Change QC981.8 C5G644 2006
Global Resources HD75.6 G56 1998
Garbage and Recycling
TD792 G37 2003
TD348 W38 1994
TD176 P65 2000
Endangered Oceans
GC1018 E53 2004

Updated 08/04/08 by Tara Severns