Handbooks and reference works

Oxford Reference Collection
Includes a wide range of dictionaries, encyclopaedia and other reference works.

Encyclopedia of Biodiversity
Major themes of the work include the evolution of biodiversity, systems for classifying and defining biodiversity, ecological patterns and theories of biodiversity, and an assessment of contemporary patterns and trends in biodiversity.

Encyclopedia of Ecology
Provides an authoritative and comprehensive coverage of the complete field of ecology, from general to applied.

Encyclopedia of Environmental Health
Contain summaries and assessments of environmental health practices and research, providing a framework for further research

Encyclopedia of Forest Sciences
Summarizes recent advances in forest science techniques, but also thoroughly covers the basic information vital to comprehensive understanding of the important elements of forestry.

Encyclopedia of Hydrological Sciences
Comprising approximately 200 substantial articles, the Encyclopedia provides detailed, expert coverage of the subject.

Encyclopedia of Life Sciences
Features over 5,000 specially commissioned, peer-reviewed and citable articles in the life sciences and is an essential resource for students.

Encyclopedia of Soils in the Environment
Encompasses the present knowledge of the world's variegated soils, their origins, properties, classification, and roles in the biosphere.

Treatise on Water Science
Topics related to water resource management, water quality and supply, and handling of wastewater are treated in depth

Water Encyclopedia
Offers insight into a variety of different topics including water quality, wastewater, ground water, surface water, oceans, industrial water, water chemistry, drinking water, ultrapure water, and water resources.