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Sustainability: Complete Guide

Information on Citation

Citation guides & software - Information on how to select citation software (along with additional information on EndNote) as well as how to cite

Subject-Specific Article Databases

Subject-Specific Article Databases

  • GreenFILE 
    Focuses on human impact on the environment. Topics covered include green issues, global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
    Devoted to the study of sustainability and the environment and provides access to academic articles, news articles, background information, video, primary source documents and statistics.
  • PAIS International 
    Covers global public policy, social issues, demography, environmental studies, general social sciences.
  • ProQuest Environmental Science Collection

Mutlidisciplinary Article Databases

Multidisciplinary and Related Article Databases

  • ABI/INFORM Global
    General management and business database covering many sustainability issues.
  • Alternative Press Index
    Comprehensive index of alternative journal, magazine and news sources
  • CBCA Complete 
    Covers Canadian business and current affairs; includes some newspaper sources.
  • Google Scholar
    Searches scholarly literature across disciplines and sources.
  • Scopus
    Multidisciplinary database with excellent coverage of the sciences.
  • Web of Science
    Multidisciplinary database.

News Articles

News Articles

  • Canadian Newsstand (ProQuest)
    A searchable full-text database of major Canadian daily newspapers. Major titles include Calgary Herald (1988-), Edmonton Journal (1989-), Halifax Daily News (1990-), Montreal Gazette (1985-), National Post (1998-), Ottawa Citizen (1985-), Toronto Star (1985-), Vancouver Sun (1987-).
  • Factiva
    Canadian and international news sources. Search by date, newspaper, author, keyword, subject.
  • Lexis-Nexis Academic
    Local and international news and legal sources.
  • PressDisplay 
    Browse recent newspapers from around the world as if you were browsing their print counterparts.

Government Websites

Government Websites

Other Resources


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