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ENV201/202: Researching Environmental Problems: Books

Spring 2024: D. Lello


Some examples:

Library Catalogs and Book Resources

 E-Books Full text:
Please note that the individual records for many of the e-books in the databases below are in the Five College Catalog.  However, these collections provide the capability of searching the full-text of each book, whereas the Five College Catalog does not.


Springer E-books 1815+
ore than 250,000 books published by Springer and its subsidiary imprints, covering every scientific discipline and some coverage of the social sciences & humanities.   Includes access to Springer's Print on Demand Service (MyCopy)

Proquest E-Book Central
A very large collection of Ebooks, mostly scholarly, spanning the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.

National Academies Press  
Over 5,000 books on a variety topics in science, technology, and other disciplines.  Books are free to download.

 NLM Bookshelf 
A significant selection of full-text books available from the National Library of Medicine. 

Google Books Edit/Delete Quick Stats
Growing collection of books, some with complete full text online, others with only a small portion. Limited printing and downloading.

EBSCOhost eBook Collection
Full-text e-books on a broad range of reference, scholarly and professional topics.

Video: accessing HathiTrust e-books from the Smith Libraries catalog

Watch a short 4-minute video for detailed, step-by-step directions on accessing HathiTrust eBooks!


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