April 2009 Archives

Environmental Resource -- new website coming from Gale Pub.)

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GREENR: Your Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources) is part of a new generation of online Gale resources offering authoritative content on the environment, energy and natural resources. Launching in June 2009, GREENR focuses on the academic study of sustainability and the environment. Both interactive and current, GREENR allows users to navigate open Web-like issue, organization and country portals. A one-stop site, this resource provides news, background information, video, unique commentaries, primary source documents and statistics in highly accessible, visually-appealing research areas, covering relevant categories including energy systems, healthcare, food, climate change, population and economic development.

GREENR is coming in June! Researchers: ask your librarian for more information.”

Some websites are listed here: here

Incidentally, the federal government has some good websites relating to environmental issues: www.epa.gov, www.nrel.gov, www.usgs.gov, www.energy.gov

Through GPOAccess, Environment links are here. This page of environment, energy and agriculture information links for the public is obtained via USA.gov.

Earth Day website from Univ. of Buffalo

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Earth Day 2009 1970-2009: 39 Years of Environmental Awareness The University of Buffalo Libraries presents a CyberExhibit (originally curated in 2000 on the 30th anniversary of Earth Day) commemorating the anniversary of Earth Day, which includes: a brief history of Earth Day, a listing of selected international, national, state, local, and campus Internet resources, and other materials.

(Courtesy of Fred Stoss)

PEACE!

Frederick W. Stoss, M.S. (zool/ecol), M.L.S. Associate Librarian (Biological and Environmental Sciences and Mathematics)

Sustainability, The Journal...freely available, April, 2009

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Sustainability, The Journal of Record Available Online in Celebration of Earth Day

New Rochelle, NY, April 16, 2009—In recognition of Earth Day 2009 activities, publisher Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., will provide complimentary online access to the bimonthly journal, Sustainability: The Journal of Record for the remainder of the month of April. The purview of this journal supports the Earth Day mission “to grow and diversify the environmental movement worldwide, and to mobilize it as the most effective vehicle for promoting a healthy, sustainable planet.” Complimentary access is available online at www.liebertonline.com/sus

Source: Email ad from MaryAnn Liebert Publishers

BuildingGreen.com -- a trial subscription

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Princeton has a one-month trial of Building Green www.BuildingGreen.com http://www.buildinggreen.com/

Building Green integrates a suite of online tools with wide-ranging information on sustainable building including the GreenSpec directory of products and Environmental Building News.

Please let me know if you’d like the library to subscribe to this resource. Sandy Brooke

SBrooke@princeton.edu

Librarian, Marquand Library of Art & Archaeology

Acting Librarian, School of Architecture Library

McCormick Hall 258-5860

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