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BIO 205: Ecology: Reference Sources

Resources and information for disciplines that intersect with ecology

Monitoring Government Information on the web


EDGI  Website Monitoring 
EDGI is monitoring changes to tens of thousands of federal environmental agency web pages because the effects of proposed changes to federal environmental governance under the current administration could be sweeping and long-lasting. 


Example: Removed from EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) website
Climate Change Impacts on Food and Agriculture

Credo Reference

Credo Online Reference Service is like Wikipedia for published material.  By searching in Credo, you search a wide variety of published encyclopedias and reference sources.  It helps researchers build context by providing background information and key terms enabling more efficient research.

Science Reference Sources:Biology


Science Reference Sources: Earth Science


Print Reference Sources

Here's a partial list of print reference sources that the Carmichael Library owns.  To locate these books, look on the main floor stacks that are labeled "Reference."  Or, you can search online.  When searching in the online catalogue, you'll be able to identify reference sources by the Ref. that prefaces each call number.

 If you have any problems finding sources, stop by the Research Help Desk on the main floor of the library.