Environmental Science/Studies Guide

This page lists only subject-specific resources for Environmental Science / Studies. General information about searching for resources is available on the Guides page and in the options at the right (or at the bottom) of this page.

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Research Methods and Writing for the Profession

  • A Field Guide For Science Writers: The Official Guide of the National Association of Science Writers
    General Collection: T 11 .F52 2006
    Also available as an Online Book

  • Learning to Communicate in Science and Engineering
    General Collection: Q 223 .P64 2010

  • Making Sense: A Student's Guide to Research and Writing: Engineering and the Technical Sciences
    General Collection: T 11 . N675 2009

  • Making Sense: A Student's Guide to Research and Writing: Geography and Environmental Sciences
    General Collection: G 70 .N67 2005

  • Making Sense: A Student's Guide to Research and Writing: Life Sciences
    General Collection: QH 304 .N67 2011

  • Science and Technology Research: Writing Strategies for Students
    General Collection: Z 710 .N47 2002

  • Science Research Writing for Non-native Speakers of English
    Online Book

  • Scientific Writing and Communication: Papers, Proposals, and Presentations
    General Collection: Q223 .H63 2014

  • Scientific Writing for Young Astronomers: A Collection of Papers on Scientific Writing
    General Collection: QB14.2 .S25 2011

  • Scientific Writing: Thinking in Words
    General Collection: T11 .L5286 2011

  • Writing and Presenting Scientific Papers
    General Collection: T 11 .M3344 2004
    Also available as an Online Book

  • Writing Readable Research: A Guide for Students of Social Science
    Online Book

  • Writing Scientific Articles: Strategy and Steps
    Online Book


University of Hawai‘i at Hilo's Environmental Career Resources Website

United Nations Environment Programme's Environment Network

Biodiversity Heritage Library - The Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) is a consortium of 12 natural history and botanical libraries that cooperate to digitize and make accessible the legacy literature of biodiversity held in their collections and to make that literature available for open access and responsible use as a part of a global “biodiversity commons.”

Encyclopedia of Life - A database aiming to catalog every known species. Includes images, articles, and references.

Tree of Life Project - A database focusing on the phylogeny of all species, including images, descriptions, and references.

Books in the Hawaiian Collection

Clark, Athline M. And David Gulko.
Hawaiʻi's State of the Reefs.
Hawaiian Collection: QH76.5 .H3 C6 1999

Dudley, Walter C. and Min Lee.
Hawaiian Collection: GC222 .H3 D84 1998

Frankel, David Kimo.
Protecting Paradise: A Citizen's Guide to Land & Water Use Controls in Hawai‘i.
Hawaiian Collection: KFH458 .F73 1997

Gulko, David.
Hawaiian Coral Reef Ecology.
Hawaiian Collection: QH541.5 .C7 G85 1998

Kepler, Angela Kay.
Hawaiian Heritage Plants.
Hawaiian Collection: QK473 .H4 K46 1998

Liittschwager, David and Susan Middleton.
Remains of a Rainbow: Rare Plants and Animals of Hawaiʻi.
Hawaiian Collection: Grand Folio QH76.5 .H3 L55 2001

University of Hawai‘i at Hilo, Dept. of Geography.
Atlas of Hawai‘i.
Hawaiian Collection: G1534.20 .U5 1998