Brings together information on current social issues. Includes viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazine, academic journal and newspaper articles, primary source documents, statistics, images and podcasts, media and links to selected websites.
Reports explore a single issue in the news in depth each week. They include an introductory overview; background and chronology on the topic; an assessment of the current situation; tables and maps; pro/con statements from representatives of opposing positions; and bibliographies of key sources.
So you’ve got to make a podcast…
What kinds of information do you need to include?
Where can you find that information?
Your research process might look like:
Mapping your information needs
Brainstorming search terms and identifying potential information sources
Conducting your research.
Returning to your concept map and seeing what gaps are in your research
Provides issues, concepts, theories, examples, problems, and policies, with the goal of explicating an emerging way of thinking about people and nature. Written by experts from incredibly diverse fields.
The Encyclopedia of Sustainability comprises three volumes, each dedicated to one of three equally important contexts in which the term is used: environment and ecology, business and economics, and equity and fairness. Each volume provides authoritative but accessible coverage of basic concepts and terms, as well as policy initiatives, controversies, and future trends