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Earth Sciences

Databases

Coverage: 1995 to present (Full text)
Access the full-text of over 1000 journals primarily in the Sciences, but including Business, Education, Linguistics, Management, Sociology, etc. Users may register and create their own account allowing use of personalisation and alert services.
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Coverage: Citations and Abstracts
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and quality web sources with smart tools to track, analyse and visualise research. For personalised features, click on the "Register" link on the top right hand corner of any page.
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Coverage: Index
Web of Science is a comprehensive research platform, bringing together many different types of content for searching. Journal articles, patents, websites, conference proceedings, Open Access material can all can be accessed through one interface, using a variety of powerful search and analysis tools.Previously known as Web of Knowledge.

Dictionaries

This dictionary offers coverage of earth sciences, including terms used in geology, oceanography, volcanology, mineralogy, palaeontology, and planetary science.
Covers subjects such as sustainable development, biodiversity, and environmental ethics, this is the ideal reference for students of environment and conservation, as well as for professionals in the field.

Encyclopedias

Covers the broad sub-disciplines of Earth science, such as oceanography, structural geology, weather, climate, and geomorphology, plus information on concepts, theories, and hypotheses, places and events, and the major periods of geological time.
Covers all branches of marine geosciences including marine geology, marine geophysics, hydrography, climatology, marine biology and ecology.
The quaternary sciences constitute a dynamic, multidisciplinary field of research that is growing in scientific and societal importance. This branch of the Earth sciences links ancient prehistory to modern environments. With over 360 articles and 2,600 pages, this encyclopedia provides up-to-date articles on all of the major topics in the field.
Covers the sedimentological aspects of sediments and sedimentary rocks.
All branches of soil science including pedology, mineralogy, physics, soil mechanics, hydrology, chemistry, biology, ecology and restoration.

Websites

Provides links to its scientific and technical publications.
Regional council for the Waikato region. The website provides links to publications.