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Environmental Resources Engineering Research Guide

Geotechnical Engineering and Hazardous Waste Management

*Agricultural & Environmental Science Collection   Offers full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, and government publications. It also includes specialized, editorially-curated A&I resources as well as the renowned AGRICOLA and TOXLINE databases and content previously available in ESPM (Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management) and Environmental Impact Statements (EIS).

BIOSIS Previews (1969- ).  Comprehensive index to field, laboratory, clinical, experimental and theoretical studies in all fields of biology.  The print counterpart is Biological Abstracts (1927-1995).

ACS Publications (1907- ).Full text database providing access to the scholarly publishing program of the American Chemical Society (ACS) the world’s largest and most influential scientific society in the field of chemistry.

*Health and Safety Science Abstracts  (1981- ). Comprehensive index to the literature of public health, safety, and industrial hygiene. Subjects covered include nuclear safety and safety issues related to pollution, waste disposal, radiation, pesticides, and epidemics. Indexes government reports, journals, conference proceedings, books, patents, and dissertations. Updated quarterly.

*Industrial and Applied Microbiology Abstracts  (1982- ). Contents include microbial toxins, biodegradation of materials, hydrocarbons, methane production, pollution, waste, sludge, etc. Updated monthly.

*Risk Abstracts (1990- ). A broad multidisciplinary index to literature dealing with the identification and alleviation of risk. Topics include nuclear safety, pollution source analysis, radiation exposure, transportation and storage of hazardous materials, seismic risk evaluation, and radon. Updated quarterly.

* Toxicology Abstracts (1981- ). Covers all aspects of toxicology, including toxicity testing methodologies, industrial chemicals, hydrocarbons, radiation and radioactive materials, etc. Updated monthly.

*Toxline   Produced by the US National Library of Medicine, it covers all areas of toxicology including pesticides, environmental pollutants, mutagens, and teratogens.

*This database is one of 16 in the Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management package.