Focus on Environmental Studies
From climate change to automobile emissions, today’s environmental issues determine the destiny of tomorrow’s world. Gale In Context: Environmental Studies provides users with comprehensive information, empowering learners to critically analyze and understand important topics that affect people around the world. Explore topics and events within Earth systems, global change, pollution, populations, and more.
Integrating case studies, news, reference materials, academic journals, videos, and more, Environmental Studies is updated daily with relevant information. The resource offers nearly 400 topic, state, and province pages across the science, social studies, and humanities curriculum, including Water Privatization, Ecotourism, Air Pollution, Green Economy, and more.
A part of the Gale In Context suite, Environmental Studies offers an enhanced user experience with familiar navigation and a modern design to help users successfully orient across Gale products. This means less time learning how to use the product, and more time developing critical thinking skills. Tools like translation, text size adjustment, and text-to-speech help users with comprehension, while Lexiles and content levels help guide users to appropriate content.
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"Offers high quality research on worldwide environmental and sustainability issues. Content is multidisciplinary and covers scientific, health, political, and social issues. This stellar product for those interested in environmental and sustainability issues offers content that is rich enough both for laypeople investigating issues and for students and researchers doing high-level research. Summing Up: Highly recommended."
- B.C. Thomasett-Scott, CHOICE
Platform Features & Tools
ReadSpeaker text-to-speech technology, and on-demand text translation into over 20 languages.
Integrated G Suite for Education and Microsoft Office 365 tools enable users to share, save, and download content—including highlights and notes. Learn More
Integrated directly into the user’s workflow, formatted citations can be easily imported from single or multiple documents to services like EasyBib or NoodleTools. MLA-, APA-, and Chicago-style citations are supported.
Reviews & Testimonials
"With a vast array of content and features that will meet the needs of a wide range of users, from students to researchers and professional, Gale In Context: Environmental Studies (formally known as GREENR) is recommended for academic and large public libraries."
"Students working on environmental, natural resources, and energy issues will find a mother lode of information in this media-rich database. This attractive, informative site, available to numerous users simultaneously, enables students in science, social studies, health, and even career studies, to produce reports using current information carefully targeted to their interests. Recommended."