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Development Practice: Articles

Selected databases & eJournals

Use the following selected databases to find articles, conference proceedings, reports, working papers, and other materials relevant to research in Development Practice.
For more article databases and resources: http://guides.lib.berkeley.edu/az.php?q=development

Best indexes

Agricultural and Environmental Science Database
U.S. Environmental Impact statements, regulations and policies.
Coverage:1981 - Present.

Business Source complete:
Articles on management, economics, finance, accounting, company profiles for top companies.
Coverage:1965 - present. Updated daily.

Google Scholar
Settings: Use UC-eLinks for full text; search Library Links for "Berkeley", choose "University of California Berkeley - UC-eLinks."

Scopus
Indexes journals, conference proceedings, trade publications, and book series in the sciences and more.

Web of Science
Indexes the arts, humanities, sciences and social sciences, citation search.
Coverage: 1900- present.

Recommended

AgEcon Search
Open access repository of full-text scholarly literature in agricultural and applied economics. (Research in Agricultural and Applied Economics)Includes working papers, conference papers, and journal articles).

Agricola
Agriculture, biotechnology, economics, food and nutrition. 1970 - present.

AGRIS:
papers, data, and statistics on agricultural research and technology by U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). (International System for Agricultural Science and Technology)

ASFA: Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts
Covers: marine, freshwater, and brackishwater environments environments; aquaculture, conservation, meteorology, oceanography, and wildlife management.

BIOSIS Previews
Biological and biomedical topics, includes literature reviews. Coverage:1926 - present.

CAB Abstracts & Global Health
Agriculture, biodiversity, biotechnology, animal science, nutrition & food technology, crop production, natural resources, forestry, environmental policy, & rural development. Coverage:1910 - present.

Compendex
Covers Engineering. Energy technology. Coverage: 1884 - present

Geobase
Human and physical geography, environmental sciences, oceanography, earth sciences, ecology, geology, geomechanics, alternative energy sources, pollution, waste management and nature conservation.
Coverage: 1973 - present.

GeoRef
US and Canadian dissertations, proceedings, reports, government documents, USGS.
General Coverage: 1785 - present. North America,1693 - present and the world, 1933 - present.

PAIS International (Public Affairs Information Service)
public policy, politics, economics, and social issues worldwide.

PubAg

PubMed
Use UCB access for UC eLinks to full text articles in MEDLINE and journals in medicine and life sciences.
Coverage: dates vary.

Selected Journals

Environmental Science:  selected ejournals
Search UC, E-Journal Titles A-Z:

Citation Linker, search for articles when you have the author, titles, publication.

For more:  Full list of UC Berkeley Databases.
Use  to find full text.

The Economist
Online:
Print: HG11 .E2

Public Administration and Development
Online: Link
Print: JS40 .J6 (to 2010)

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