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Environmental Studies: Books and E-Books

Resources related to environmental topics

Reference Books

Use these and other reference books located on the 1st floor of the library. Reference books must stay in the library, so you should either take notes or make photocopies for your records.



Search the Library Catalog to find books in the CCS libraries on subjects like:

  • Air -- Pollution
  • Biodiversity
  • Biodiversity conservation
  • Ecosystem management
  • Extinct animals
  • Extinction (Biology)
  • Global warming
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric
  • Mass extinctions
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Water pollution
  • Water quality
  • Water quality management
  • Water quality management -- Washington state

Books on the above topics are generally shelved in these call number areas:

  • 333
  • 363
  • 570's

          War on Waste book cover         eaarth book cover        The Last Tortoise book cover

Use the library databases below to access ebooks from on or off campus. (Off-campus access requires student login.)

Find articles using SCC Library databases

Use library databases like Academic Search Complete and ProQuest to find articles on your topic in:

    • magazines
    • trade publications
    • newspapers
    • scholarly journals

Off-campus access to databases? Login required.