Sustainability Resources

Recommended Resources

Contains full text articles and books as welll as trade publications covering all aspects of sustainability and corporate social responsibility. 

Other Resources

Contains the full text of McGraw Hill's Encyclopedia of Science and Technology as well as Science News from 2000 to the present.

Provides citations to journal articles, government reports, and books in agriculture and related disciplines.

Contains full text articles from bioscience research journals focused on biology and environmental science.

An authoritative online resource for reliable content on sustainable design strategies, green building materials, and case studies of high performance buildings.

Provides full text and citations to scholarly articles on all aspects of business, management, company profiles, and country information.

Maintains citations and abstracts for engineering and the applied sciences.

Offers open access scientific and scholarly journals, thereby promoting their increased usage and impact.

The Encyclopedia of Earth (EoE) is a collaborative, open, peer-reviewed reference resource about the Earth, its natural environments, and the relationship between the environment and society.

The Energy Information Administration (EIA), created by Congress in 1977, is a statistical agency of the U.S. Department of Energy. 

Provides full text journals, books, and reference works that cover agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine and freshwater science, geography, pollution and waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts along with urban planning.

Provides citations and abstracts of articles in environmental, ecology, and water resources journals, conference proceedings, EPA reports, and books.

Contains citations and abstracts to international literature of geography, geology, ecology, and international development.

Maintains a global reference on the environment, energy, and natural resources.

Contains information on grey literature produced in Europe. Covers science, technology, biomedical science, economics, social science and the humanities.

Portland State University's Digital Repository, PDXScholar, preserves the University's research, unique resources, and other scholarly output with the goal of providng persistent, open access to that work.

Collects articles, case studies, and book chapters covering the key areas of governance, sustainability, social responsibility, environmental management, and related fields.

Contains full text articles from social sciences journals in urban studies and public policy. Use either Firefox or Internet Explorer web browsers to access this database.

Provides a wide range of datasets across multiple disciplines including finance, accounting, economics, and sustainablity. Access limited to current PSU graduate students, faculty, and staff. User must request an account with a current PSU email address. Please indicate correct user type when requesting access.