Discover one of the latest databases we have added to our collection: JSTOR Sustainability. The database can be accessed via the library’s search box both on the library homepage and from the Library tab in DeakinSync.
The database covers academic and policy research on environmental stresses and their impact on society. With more than 100 journals and 5,000 research reports, the JSTOR Sustainability database covers a broad range of topics, including:
- Agricultural productivity
- Climatology and atmospheric lifetime
- Energy policy
- Environmental engineering
- Green infrastructure
- Human ecology
- Land conservation
- Natural resources law
- Public health
- Sustainable economic development
- Urban development, design transportation and infrastructure planning
- Water management
“Sustainability is such an important issue that impacts all of us, and is relevant to all areas, beyond science. JSTOR Sustainability makes it really easy to see these connections through their wide selection of topics. It’s a broad database, so whatever you’re studying, you should be able to find something of use!” – Ellyse Mitchell, Liaison Librarian for SEBE
Exploring this database for your assignments or just keeping up to date with the latest research in these areas will help you become an informed global citizen. If you need any help with using this or any other database, please do not hesitate to contact us via Library Chat or email, or make an appointment with your Liaison Librarian. You can also check out our Environmental Management and Sustainability LibGuide for further resources in this area.