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All University of Utah libraries course and research guides, in one place.
If the Library does not have what you need:
The Library Catalog shows you what books, ebooks and other resources the library has.
If the library doesn't have what you want, you can request a loan from another library or ask for the Marriott Library to buy a copy.
Request an article (.pdf) or borrow a copy of a book from another library.
Suggest a Purchase
Buy a copy of a book, ebook, film, etc, for the library collection.
Strategy to find Scholarly Articles
Special encyclopedias are a good way to find an overview and context for your research.
Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability (10-Vol. Set) by
Publication Date: 2007-04-01
Contains authoritative coverage from experts around the world on the ways to restore the planet. Focused on solutions rather than on environmental problems, this work is suitable for twenty-first century students and professionals working to transform our common future.
Use the most specific keywords you can think of to describe what you want to find.
Use jargon and phrases you discover while you are reading.
- Green Revolution
- Food Supply
- Organic Farming
- Transgenic Organisms
- Sustainable Agriculture
- Food Security
- Farms, Small
- Slow Food
- Urban Agriculture
- No-till farming
- Heritage Breeds
- Fair Trade
Organic Gardening Books
Use keywords to find information in the library catalog and other databases.