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Articles (journals, newspapers, magazines)

Key article databases for earth and environmental sciences:

Arrow GeoRef Click for more information
The most comprehensive database in the geosciences containing over 3 million references to geoscience journal articles, books, maps, conference papers, reports and theses.

Arrow Web of Science Click for more information View a demonstration.
Excellent research tool for all areas of earth & environmental sciences. Its citation and related records linking is particularly powerful. Includes:

  • Web of Science Core Collection (multidisciplinary, citation database)
  • Biological Abstracts (entire field of life sciences)
  • CAB Abstracts (includes soil science)

Arrow Scopus 1966- Click for more information View a demonstration.
International, multidisciplinary citation database.

Arrow Google Scholar Click for more information View a demonstration.
Google search engine for scholarly articles and books. Includes citation linking, and full-text searching of many publications.

Arrow Contains significant New Zealand content New Zealand Science Click for more information
New Zealand Science is an extensive index of New Zealand science provided by the Crown Research Institutes, Conservation Department, and the Royal Society of New Zealand

Arrow Full list of Earth & Environmental Sciences Databases

Arrow Database Licence Information
Legal guidelines about how and by whom Library-subscribed article databases may be used.

Books & Ebooks

Arrow Search Discover
Find Library books, journals, DVDs, online resources & other material.

Arrow How to use BONUS+ to obtain books not available at Massey View a demonstration.

Arrow Books and Ebooks at Massey Library

Arrow Google Books
Search the full-text of books from around the world.

Thesis Information

Arrow Finding Theses
Find Massey, New Zealand, and International theses

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Concepts & Definitions

Arrow Oxford Reference Online: Science and Technology
Narrow your choices by subject to dictionaries for the Earth Sciences and Geography or Environmental Science, under Science and technology.

Arrow In Print New Zealand Soil Classification 2010

Arrow Search Discover for subject dictionaries, 1990 onwards

Research Methods

Arrow Sage Research Methods Online Click for more information
Online resources for information on different research methods and all stages of the research process.

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