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Development Practice: Articles

Resources for students in UC Berkeley's Master of Development Practice program

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:

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.

Environment Complete
Citations to, plus some full text for, journal articles and books on a wide variety of environmental topics. [1888 - present]

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

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

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 literature on agricultural and applied economics.

Papers, data, and statistics on agriculture research by U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).

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

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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