Environment search tools and databases

CAB Abstracts
Covers research and development literature in the fields of agriculture, forestry, aspects of human and animal health and nutrition, management and conservation of natural resources.

EBSCOhost Business Source Ultimate

  • Academic journal articles: major source
  • Company Profiles: International Datamonitor Profiles from the world's largest companies
  • Country Reports: Including economic competitiveness reports, political risk yearbooks and emerging markets monitor
  • Market Research Reports: market research handbooks and Datamonitor Marketwatch reports
  • Industry Profiles: Country and geographic areas analyses, including market forecast data and reports from the EIU covering key industries
  • SWOT analyses from Gartner Inc, working papers, case studies and analyst and executive interviews

Focuses on the relationship between human beings and the environment.

Engineering Village
Coverage includes renewable energy, sustainable design, transport, environmental engineering, waste and water management.

Provides access to 3,500 newspapers, 4,200 journals and magazines, up to 700 updated newswires (Dow Jones, Reuters, etc.), 25 million company profiles, industry profiles, quotes and charting for stocks, funds, markets, indices and currencies and the EUR-Lex Database. Library subscription does not include access to the Factiva app.

OECD iLibrary
Publications from the Organisation for economic co-operation and development.

Oxford Reference Online: Premium Collection
Language and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press, including business, economics, ecology, energy and conversation dictionaries.

PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.

Indexes peer-reviewed research literature with more than 20,500 titles from more than 5,000 international publishers.

Transport research and economic information.

Web of Science
Records from thousands of quality journals, conference proceedings and books. Updated daily.

Environmental News

ENDS Report
The ENDS Report is a source of intelligence for environmental professionals, delivering news, analysis and reference across the carbon, environmental and sustainability agenda.

ENDS Europe
ENDS Europe brings you the latest European environmental news and a wide range of services including analyses, interviews, opinion pieces and updates on national and EU laws, as well as additional reports on topical issues.

Business Green
News and in-depth analysis of green business and environmental issues including industry-leading analysis, interviews with green business leaders and politicians, policy and technology briefings and white papers.

Organising your journal reading

Provides access to over 35,200 journals and more than 58 million article citations and conference papers through the British Library’s electronic table of contents and over 875,000 OA article citations and conference papers from PubMed.

BrowZine brings together scholarly e-journals from multiple publishers and platforms and presents them in an easily browsable format.