To see all WVC Libraries recommended weblinks, go to our Delicious Bookmarks page.

Directories & Search Engines


Dictionaries & Encyclopedias



  • Chemical Industry Archives  (Environmental Working Group)

  • Core List for an Environmental Reference Collection  (EPA)

  • ELDIS Gateway

  • Energy Citations Database  (U.S. Dept. of Energy)  contains bibliographic records for energy and energy-related scientific and technical information from the Department of Energy (DOE) and its predecessor agencies, the Energy Research & Development Administration (ERDA) and the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC). The Database provides access to DOE publicly available citations from 1948 through the present, with continued growth through regular updates.

  • EnviroFacts Data Warehouse (EPA) This website provides access to several EPA databases to provide you with information about environmental activities that may affect air, water, and land anywhere in the United States.

  • Environmental Mapping (HUD)

  • Forest Service Database  (USDA)

  • National Environmental Data Index  The (NEDI) offers "direct access to environmental data and information descriptions" by providing full-text searching across twelve government databases. Optionally, narrow searches to specific agencies, subjects, or formats (such as text or metadata). Be patient: very broad searches are slow to display results. Agencies include the US Department of Agriculture, Department of Energy, Department of Interior, Environmental Protection Agency, and NASA.

  • SOSIG: Environmental Issues (Social Science Information Gateway)

Environment General Resources

Back To Top


Back To Top


Back To Top


Back To Top

Hazardous Waste

Back To Top


Back To Top