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Looking for articles on a specific issue related to sustainability? Search these databases:
Business Source Complete
Business Source Complete provides scholarly articles about business issues.
Key terms: sustainability, green power, sustainable development, energy efficiency
GreenFILE is a multidisciplinary database for scholarly articles.
Key terms: corporate sustainability, corporate environmentalism, triple bottom line
Click on “Business Management Research” and you can browse “Sustainability” topic for a list of reports.
Provides a comprehensive overview of sustainability issues. You can browse by topic under "Energy" or "Environment and Natural Resources" or do a key word search.
Sustainability: Science, Practice and Policy
SSPP is a peer-reviewed, open-access journal that provides a platform for cross-disciplinary discussion of empirical science as well as practice and policy developments related to sustainability.
Encyclopedia of Earth
This is an expert-reviewed collection of articles about the Earth. Browse under the topic "Society and the Environment" for information related to sustainability.
Global Footprint Network
Measures how much land and water area a human population requires to produce the resource it consumes and to absorb its wastes.
News, reports, forums, tweets, directories and other resources.
Environmental Defense Fund's guide to sustainable business.
Environmental news, videos, charts and online discussion.
Articles and stories in sustainability practices and green news are divided into the categories of design, technology, transportation, science, business, living, energy, slideshows, and social.
This research guide was originally developed by Rebecca Potance, Intern, Business Library, University of Pittsburgh 2010-11.
PittCat is the main searching tool for all of the materials owned by the University Library System (ULS), including articles, books, ebooks, journal articles, ejournals, audio and video, digital images, government documents, microfilm and movies.
Access PittCat directly or use the ULS homepage.