Research Guides: Coast & Environment

Major literature databases
Web of Science  Large bibliographic and citation database with records of tens of millions of published papers in science, social sciences, and humanities, and their citations.

PubMed  Large bibliographic database of biological and medical literature, with links to large molecular biological databases, including data on genes, proteins, and pathways.
Additonal literature databases
AGRICOLA National Agriculture Library bibliographic catalog.

Cambridge Scientific Abstracts (CSA) Includes several Aquatic Science and Fisheries Abstracts databases.  

CabDirect  Including the CAB Abstracts and CAB Health, this is the leading database for literature related to agriculture and applied life sciences, including strong international coverage.
Government and organizations
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Data on climate, weather, oceans, and fisheries administration.

National Center for Coastal Ocean Science NOAA's coastal ocean science office

Fish and Wildlife Service Endangered and invasive species, conservation, and land management.

National Invasive Species Council

US Geological Survey Coastal and Marine Geology

Gulf of Mexico Integrated Science US Geological Survey

TOXNET National Library of Medicine Toxicology databases

Gulfbase Gulf of Mexico database from Harte Institute at Texas A&M Corpus Christi

International Union for Conservation of Nature Compiles the global Red List of Threatened Species

Coastal Wetlands Planning, Protection, and Restoration Coordinates coastal restoration
Subject Specialist
Picture: David Dunaway

David Dunaway
Science Librarian
Tel: 578-4680