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Use the library catalog to search for print and eBooks in the library! Many climate change materials can be found in the book stacks under the call numbers 363.738 and 551.6. Reference books are also a good place to look during your research!
Ask a librarian for help with your search!
- Carbon dioxide
- Carbon footprint
- Climate vs. Weather
- Emissions cap
- Fossil fuels
- Global average temperature
- Global warming
- Greenhouse effect
- Gross domestic product
- Ice caps
- Renewable energy
- Sea-level rise
Search the Library's Collections
Britannica Academic The searchable Encyclopaedia Britannica, combined with web sites, periodical articles, images, video and more.
Credo Reference Credo is an easy-to-use tool for starting research. Gather background information on your topic from hundreds of full-text encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri, quotations, and subject-specific titles, as well as 500,000+ images and audio files and over 1,000 videos. Links to other library online reference sites are included on the search results page and include Oxford University Press reference tools, links to our catalog, Britannica online, Salem History and many many more.
Gale Virtual Reference Library A database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context This database contains the full content of many of the Gale's print publications about controversial issues, such as the Opposing Viewpoints series, Current Controversies, and more. It also includes articles from reference books, periodical articles and websites.
Climate change in 60 seconds
Using databases from off campus
You can use any of our databases from off campus if you have the correct user name and password for access. We may not post these publicly, so they reside on a Google Site page that requires your JBS email login for access.
Click HERE to see a clickable list of databases along with their user names and passwords.