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Databases

An ebook lending platform that offers content across all subject areas from major academic publishers world-wide.
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A growing collection of academic eBooks.
Coverage: Index and abstracts with some full text
GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. Primarily an indexing and abstracts database, with links to full text where available.
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: 1965 to present (Index)
Web of Science Core Collection allows you to search more than 12,000 journals across the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities. Combines Science Citation, Social Sciences Citation and Arts and Humanities Citation Indexes and includes ISI Proceedings. To access personalised features, such as 'My Citation Alerts', remember to sign in first.
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Dictionaries

Dictionary of Human Geography
Guide to the concepts, terms and theories used in human geography. Available as a hard copy and online through Credo Reference and Ebrary:
This essential A–Z provides an in-depth guide to all aspects of human geography, including cultural, social, developmental, economic, political, and health geography.

Encyclopedias

Comprehensive overview of the major ideas, concepts, terms, and approaches that characterise the field of human geography.
Covers the discipline of human geography and related subject areas. Contains over 1000 entries on philosophy and theory, key concepts, methods and practices, biographies of notable geographers, and geographical thought and praxis.
Fully revised and updated, the second edition of the International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, first published in 2001, offers a source of social and behavioral sciences reference material that is broader and deeper than any other. Comprises over 3,900 articles, commissioned by 71 Section Editors, and includes 90,000 bibliographic references as well as comprehensive name and subject indexes.

Journals