Environmental Science and Management: Find Books

Guide for Library Research in Environmental Science and Management

PSU Library Catalog

Using Subject Headings

Subject headings are the terms libraries use to organize books and journals. You can use them:

  • as search terms in the databases and catalog
  • to browse the shelves for additional sources

Here are some examples: 

Algae -- Ecology


Coastal ecosystems

Ecology -- Economic aspects

Ecology --Mathematical models

Environmental monitoring

Environmental monitoring -- Mississippi River Watershed

Forest ecology

Forest restoration

Herbicides -- Environmental aspects 

Human ecology


Introduced organisms -- Oregon


Marine algae -- Polar regions

Stream ecology

Urban ecology

Water quality

Wetland conservation

Selected Books