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INTERESTING & USEFUL SOURCES FOR STAFF ON THE JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL AND PUBLIC HEALTH LAW

1.      National Library of Medicine  -   http://www.nlm.nih.gov/
Has a very easy search engine that sends you to all kinds of reliable and relevant U.S. government publications.

 

2.      JSTOR   -   http://www.jstor.org/
Huge journal archive, but licenses don’t allow the current year’s issues.  If you need a recent article, look for the journal title in PittCat to locate either a more up-to-date database or a print copy.


3.      GreenFile   -   http://www.greeninfoonline.com/
“A freely accessible research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment. Comprised of scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE offers perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the ecology.”


4.      Wiley InterScience  -   http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/
Journal database with lots of content about law’s intersections with medicine and the environment.

 

5.      Policy File  -  http://www.policyfile.com/home.do
Think tank reports, conference papers, government white papers, and other scholarly writings.

 

6.      Health Sciences Library System  -   http://www.hsls.pitt.edu
Choose OVID and the unclick “map term to subject heading.”

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