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Environmental Science, Policy, and Management: Books, eBooks, Reports

A guide to research resources for ESPM.

Find Books, Journal Titles, and More

Use OskiCat or Melvyl to find books or journal titles (not articles). This Guide to Library Catalogs gives you a breakdown of when (and how) to use one or the other.

 

eBooks

Use OskiCat or Melvyl to search for eBooks on a particular topic, or browse one of the eBook collections below. To learn how to navigate the different eBook platforms, see these instructions.

Government Reports (U.S.)

You can find reports and other 'grey literature' using many of the databases listed in the Articles tab. Here are some other sources for government reports:

Finding Reports and Information from Government, IGOs, NGOs, and Think Tanks

Government Information

Other librarians at UCB have created these helpful Guides to Finding Government Information.

 

Intergovernmental Organization (IGO) Information 

Custom Google Search:Use the following search box to search across hundreds of IGO websites

 

 

Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) Information

Custom Google Search: Use the following search box to search across hundreds of NGO sites. Sites were chosen based on their consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and also collated from curated lists.

 

Search Think Tanks and Research Centers

Link to a Google Custom Search of more than 590 think tanks and research centers.

Using Google More Effectively

Borrowing items not available at UC Berkeley

UCB Faculty, Staff, and Students:

UCB Faculty, Staff, and Grad Students only:

  • Research Library Cooperative Program (RLCP) Borrow directly from Stanford University and the University of Texas at Austin library collections. Items are generally received more quickly than going through IBS.
  • Expedited article request Need that article ASAP? Submit an expedited article request.
  • BAKER Delivery Service (fee-based) Request materials in the UC Berkeley library collection to be delivered to your office or e-mail address. BAKER will place hold, recall, search, and NRLF (storage) requests on your behalf, and, if authorized, will automatically refer qualifying requests to Interlibrary Borrowing Services.

Non-UCB Borrowers:

Dissertations & Theses

Dissertations from a specific UC Berkeley department:

Search OskiCat for the keywords berkeley dissertations <department name>.
Example: berkeley dissertations environmental science policy management

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