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Environmental Engineering Technology Reference Guide



LCC Browsing Areas:


·         T - Technology

o   TD – Environmental Technology

o   TA – Engineering (General)

·         Q – Science

o   QC – Physics

o   QD – Chemistry

o   QR – Microbiology

·         G – Geography, Anthropology, Recreation

o   GE

o   GF -  Human Ecology, Anthropogeography



OUC Reference Resources:


·         Environmental Engineers' Handbook TD145 .E574 1997

·         Encyclopedia of Environmental Studies  - TD9 .A84 2001

·         The Facts on File Dictionary of Environmental Science - TD9 .W95 2001

·         Handbook of Environmental Data on Organic Chemicals - TD196.O73 V47

·         The Wiley Encyclopedia of Energy and the Environment - TJ163.235 .W55 1997

·         Environmental Performance Measure: The Global Report 2001-2002 – HD75.6 .E575 2002

·         Encyclopedia of Environmental Science - GE10 .M66 2000

·         Encyclopedia of Global Change : Environmental Change and Human Society - GE149 .E47 2002

·         Indigenous Peoples and Environmental Issues : An Encyclopedia - GF50 .J65 2003

·         Encyclopedia of World Environmental History - GF10 .E63 2004



OUC Print Journals:


·         Environment

·         Environmental Solutions

·         Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association

·         Journal of Chemical Education

·         Physics Today



Environmental Engineering Technology Online Databases:


·         Academic Search Complete – “Indexes nearly 11,000 scholarly and other publications covering various academic areas of study.”  Good for basic research.  Some full-text

·         Environment Complete – Database with articles covering geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology and environmental law, and others.  Some full-text 

·         Science Citation Index Expanded (ISI Web of Knowledge) - “Indexes articles and citations from over 5,300 international scientific journals.”  Some full-text   

·         BIOSIS Previews - This database “provides broad coverage of all life science research” and includes over 6,000 international journals.

·         Compendex – “Indexes scholarly literature for all engineering disciplines, as well as related fields in science and management.”

·         Department of Energy: Information Bridge,  by Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI) – This site “provides free public access to full-text documents and bibliographic citations of Department of Energy (DOE) research report literature.”  Areas include environmental sciences and technologies.   Some full-text   

·         Energy Citations Database, by Department of Energy, Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI) – This site “provides free access to over two million science research citations from 1948 through the present.” Some full-text   



Environmental Engineering Technology Websites:


·         EarthTrends Environmental Information - http://earthtrends.wri.org/ -

This site offers an “online collection of information regarding the environmental, social, and economic trends that shape our world.”

·         Librarian’s Internet Index: Environment - http://search.lii.org/index.jsp?sm=fr10%3BSubTopic1343%3B00http%3A%2F%2Fwww.lii.org%2Fia%2Fdata%2Fdemo1%2Ftopic%238111%3BEnvironment&moreres=SubTopic13 – Provides access to some of the best environmental information available on the Internet.

·         U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - http://www.epa.gov/ - This site provides information about environmental laws and pollutants, links to EPA publications, and other news and resources related to environmental engineering.

·         Ohio Environmental Protection Agency - http://www.epa.state.oh.us/ - Offers news and laws related to environmental policy and issues in Ohio.  Information is broken into sections about air, water, land, pollution prevention, and public information.

·         EnvironInfo - http://www.deb.uminho.pt/fontes/enviroinfo/enviroinfo.htm - This site provides access to websites related to environmental science and technology. Areas of interest include air pollution, biotechnology, chemistry, ecology, impact and risk assessment, laws, pollution, sustainable development, soil and wetlands, and water and wastewater.

·         Environmental Resource Center - http://www.ercweb.com/resources/index.aspx - This site focuses on environmental regulations and provides information about environmental laws in each of the 50 states. 

·         Envirolink: The Online Environmental Community -http://www.envirolink.org/about.html –Provides environmental news, as well as access to resources about air and water quality, ground pollution, waste management, other environmental issues.

·         American Academy of Environmental Engineers - http://www.aaee.net/ - An organization for and about environmental engineers.  Provides information about jobs, special environmental engineering certification exams, and other environmental engineering-related websites.