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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.
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Best indexes

Agricultural and Environmental Science Database
U.S. Environmental Impact statements, regulations and policies. [1981 - present].

Business Source complete:
Management, economics, finance, accounting, company profiles for top companies.[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."

Article, conference proceedings, trade publications, and book series in the sciences and more. good for cited references.

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


AgEcon Search
Open access repository of full-text literature on agricultural and applied economics.

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
Marine, freshwater, and brackishwater environments environments; aquaculture, conservation, meteorology, oceanography, and wildlife management.

BIOSIS Previews
Biological and biomedical topics, includes literature reviews. [1926 - present].

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

Covers Engineering. Energy technology. [1884 - present]

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

US and Canadian dissertations, proceedings, reports, government documents, USGS. General: 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.

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

Selected Journals

Selected ejournals, UC.
Development Planning

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
Print: HG11 .E2

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

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