Department: Science & Technology

Books and eBooks

WHS Catalog - search the Wellesley High School library catalog for books and eBooks on your topic. There is a book cart available with print books on the environment.


Ato Z Maps Online
Physical maps, outline maps, population maps, precipitation maps, climate maps, and other thematic maps. New maps are added to the collection every month.
Credo Reference
A database that features online content from reference books, periodicals, and websites in a broad range of subjects. Good image search.
CQ Researcher
Offers in-depth coverage of political and social issues, with regular full text reports on topics in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the U.S. economy.
Find articles from current New York Times and a variety of science magazines. (Search Tip: Search all InfoTrac databases at once by selecting "All Cross-Searcheable Products" right under the search box.)
Massachusetts Newsstand
Full-text access to newspaper articles from The Boston Globe (1980-present), The Boston Herald (1991-present), and other local Massachusetts newspapers.
Science in Context (Gale)
Current science newspaper, magazine and journal articles. Books chapters and topic overviews.

Google Custom Search

Search recommended websites such as NASA, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Stanford Solar Center, Union of Concerned Scientists, The Nature Conservancy, Environmental Protection Agency, National Geographic, The Ozone Hole, PBS Newshour, Science Magazine, and the US Global Research Program.


Recommended Articles

"Global Warming Could Significantly Impact World Economy"
"Corporate America Warms to Fight Against Global Warming"
BEYOND THE IVORY TOWER: The Scientific Consensus on Climate Change - article from Science magazine

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Citation Style: MLA

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