Sustainability Scholars Research Guide: E-Reference Sources

This guide was created as a tool for the students who have been accepted as Sustainability Scholar finalists. It is designed to provide access to resources they may need during their research.

Reference Sources - An Overview

In general, using reference materials is the best way to begin the research process. You have probably already completed this step while preparing to write your proposal, so this may be the least useful tab. However, if you find yourself getting stuck, or unsure of where to go, reference sources may be a good place to start. In addition, you can sometimes follow the research trail of a reference source to find additional, relevant secondary and primary sources.

 

 

General E-Reference Database Sources

Below are a few reference databases that may be helpful as a starting point for your reasarch:

eBook Reference Sources

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