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Natural Resource Sciences


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About This Guide

Welcome to the WSU Natural Resources resource guide. The Owen library contains many resources for students and faculty interested in Natural Resources. If you have any questions not answered on the WSU Libraries website or would like to request a book or journal on any subject related to Natural Resources, please contact the subject librarian.

Need general help in finding WSU library resources?

For more information on primary and secondary sources, see:

For broader resources on the biological and life sciences, see:

General Resources

Many broad academic databases cover the sciences. If you are new to a topic or field of study, they may be a good place to start your search.

If full-text of references found in the databases listed below is not readily available, use the Find It button. Find it at WSU buttonThe Find It @ WSU service will provide you with a menu of options to retrieve articles, such as downloading articles online and interlibrary loans.

Natural Resources Databases

Online Resources

Books & Encyclopedias

Many Natural resource science resources at the Owen Science and Engineering Library can be found in our Reference collection on the first floor. You can also browse topics related to natural resources in Owen Science and Engineering Library, under the following call number headings:

  • GC - Oceanography
  • GE - Environmental sciences
  • GF - Human ecology, Anthropogeography
  • QH - Natural history - Biology
  • QK - Botany
  • QL - Zoology
  • SB - Plant culture
  • SD - Forestry
  • SF - Animal culture
  • SH - Aquaculture, Fisheries, Angling

General Reference


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