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Geography and Environmental Sustainability: A Guide to Research: Reference Sources

Use reference sources as a starting point

Reference sources provide an overview or summary of your topic and are ideal to use when starting a research project. Reference sources include encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases. etc. 

Print Reference Sources

Print reference resources are currently located on the sub-basement and the 2nd floor in the Milne Library. 

Most used reference books are listed in the next column for your information.  You can find more on the library website. The step-by-step reference collection search instruction is available to download below.

Online Reference Sources

Most Used Print Reference Sources

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