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Geography encompasses the study of the Earth's natural features, climate, resources and human populations. At UAA, there is a strong emphasis on human interactions with their physical environments.
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Article Databases

  • GeoRef
    Provides access to the geoscience literature of the world. Includes abstracts and some full text. Contains references to journal articles, books, maps, conference papers, reports, and theses. Dates covered: 1785 to present for N. America, 1933 for international to present.
  • Academic Search Premier
    The world’s largest academic multi-disciplinary database, it provides full text for nearly 4,500 journals, including full text for more than 3,600 peer-reviewed titles. Coverage spans virtually every area of academic study. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for more than one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for 1,000 titles. Daily updates.

Additional Resources
Contains articles dating back to 1998 from more than 300 magazines and journals  more info

Fuente Academica
Collection of scholarly academic journals from renowned Latin American, South American and Spanish publishers.  more info

General Science Abstracts
General science literature from the U.S. and Europe.  more info

LexisNexis Academic
Provides full-text documents from over 6,000 news, business, legal, and reference publications.  more info

Military & Government Collection.
Provides full text for over 330 military related periodicals and general interest magazines.  more info

Oxford Reference Collection - Names & Places
Search reference books by subject area.  more info

Social Sciences Abstracts
Abstracts of articles on the social sciences.  more info



American Congress on Surveying and Mapping
The official website of the ACSM.  more info

ARLIS: Alaska Resources and Library Information Services
The mother lode of Alaska resources information.  more info

Atlas Collections
Links to online atlases.  more info

Country Studies / Area Handbooks
From the Library of Congress.  more info

Environmental History on the Internet
Overview of Environmental History links on the web  more info

From the Librarians' Index to the Internet.  more info

globalEDGE Resource Desk
A collection of resources for international trade and business.  more info

International Affairs Resources
From the WWW Virtual Library.  more info

Map Collections
Links to Web map collections.  more info

National Geographic Xpeditions
Attractive and interactive website for map resources  more info

Political Geography
Nicely integrated site from Florida State University providing numerous pertinent links  more info
Gateway to the best science information from government sources.  more info

U.S. Geological Survey
USGS homepage providing information about the Earth.  more info

World Factbook
From the CIA.  more info


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