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Environment: Search Tools

A guide to resources on Environment at the HKUST Library and on the Internet



For books only, un-tick the Primo Central. Library Catalog searches books.



  • Allows you to search the Library Catalog + multiple databases at the same time
  • A good first place to start



An Ebsco database, provides access to hundreds of thousands of citations and abstracts to environment-related literature, and more than 4,700 open access full-text documents.


Full-text access to over 3,000 titles in 17 handbook collections , including on the Environment and Environmental Engineering.


It provides bibliographic information and abstracts to articles from over 4,000 international publisher. Subject coverage includes science, engineering, medicine, and social sciences. 

Web of Science

It is one of the most comprehensive citation index covering the leading scholarly literatures, including but not limited to Environment and Environmental Engineering. 


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