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ENSP 400: Capstone in Environmental Science and Policy

Research guide for ENSP 400: Capstone in Environmental Science and Policy

Core Databases for Environmental Policy Research

Databases are subscription resources that bring together articles and other types of research materials into one place with a sophisticated search engine.

There are many, many databases you can use that provide access to journal articles, book chapters, book reviews, conference proceedings, dissertations, and more related to your environmental policy topics.

Start with the databases listed below. For additional databases, browse by subject category under the following categories: Environmental Sciences and Government & Politics

Homepage Databases Subject Type

Databases from the same vendor/publisher may be searched together to weed out duplicate materials. See the page: Searching Multiple Databases


For example, Agricultural & Environmental Science DatabasePAIS International and Archive, and Worldwide Political Sciences Abstracts may all be searched together (ProQuest databases).


Academic Search Premier, GreenFILEInternational Political Science Abstracts, Business Source Complete and EconLit may all be searched together (EbscoHost databases).