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Use the Library’s reference collections to consult specialized dictionaries, encyclopedias & yearbooks to find overviews or summaries, and definitions of terms and/or concepts. Note location codes of items held in Government Documents (MRR).

Encyclopedias

 

Online Tools

Sage Reference Series on Green Society includes:

Useful Books

Taking Sides; Clashing views on Environmental Issues

Design revolution: 100 products that empower people

Biomimicry: innovation inspired by nature

The state of China atlas: mapping the world's fastest-growing economy

How bad are bananas? the carbon footprint of everything

Sustainable communities: skills and learning for place making

Green products: perspectives on innovation and adoption

Not just a pretty face: the ugly side of the beauty industry

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