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Climate Hazards and Resilience (SUST 6000): Scholarly Research

An information resource guide for SUST 6000, Spring 2021

Research strategy

  • Use the Marriott Library Catalog to find and request books
  • Use Library-supported Research Databases and Google Scholar to find scholarly articles
  • Look for research centers that  investigating ways to define, measure and create community resilience
  • If you can't find what you need, ask a librarian


Scholarly Journals

Research tips:
  • Use words and phrases from useful articles as keywords to search for similar articles
  • Review articles describe the state of research so far. 
  • You can request any article you need from Marriott Library Interlibrary Loan

Nguyen, Hoang Long, and Rajendra Akerkar. "Modelling, measuring, and visualising community resilience: A systematic review." Sustainability 12, no. 19 (2020): 7896.

Allen, Craig R., David G. Angeler, Brian C. Chaffin, Dirac Twidwell, and Ahjond Garmestani. "Resilience reconciled." Nature Sustainability 2, no. 10 (2019): 898-900.

Grafton, R. Quentin, Luc Doyen, Christophe Béné, Edoardo Borgomeo, Kate Brooks, Long Chu, Graeme S. Cumming et al. "Realizing resilience for decision-making." Nature Sustainability 2, no. 10 (2019): 907-913.

Roostaie, S., N. Nawari, and C. J. Kibert. "Sustainability and resilience: A review of definitions, relationships, and their integration into a combined building assessment framework." Building and Environment 154 (2019): 132-144.

Links, Jonathan M., Brian S. Schwartz, Sen Lin, Norma Kanarek, Judith Mitrani-Reiser, Tara Kirk Sell, Crystal R. Watson et al. "COPEWELL: a conceptual framework and system dynamics model for predicting community functioning and resilience after disasters." Disaster medicine and public health preparedness 12, no. 1 (2018).

Ungar, Michael. "Systemic resilience." Ecology and Society 23, no. 4 (2018).

Patel, Sonny S., M. Brooke Rogers, Richard Amlôt, and G. James Rubin. "What do we mean by'community resilience'? A systematic literature review of how it is defined in the literature." PLoS currents 9 (2017).

Cutter, Susan L. "Resilience to what? Resilience for whom?." The Geographical Journal 182, no. 2 (2016): 110-113.

Doherty, Meghan, Kelly Klima, and Jessica J. Hellmann. "Climate change in the urban environment: Advancing, measuring and achieving resiliency." Environmental Science & Policy 66 (2016): 310-313.

Ostadtaghizadeh, Abbas, Ali Ardalan, Douglas Paton, Hossain Jabbari, and Hamid Reza Khankeh. "Community disaster resilience: A systematic review on assessment models and tools." PLoS currents 7 (2015).


Research Centers

Marriott Library Eccles Library Quinney Law Library