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A-Z How to Find Information > Environment


As a library member you can access a range of e-resources by logging in with your library card number and PIN.

  • Butterfly on spring flowerFor basic explanations of environmental issues, search the online reference books and Britannica Library online
  • Search for news articles on environmental issues using the online newspapers available within the wide range of E-resources
  • Find useful web sites on many aspects of the environment in the Environment section of WebLinks
  • For local environment information see Central Bedfordshire and Bedford Borough web sites
  • For UK environment statistics see Environment and Wildlife Statistics from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)
  • Sites giving European Union, US and World environmental statistics are within the Statistics and prices section of WebLinks

In the Library

  • You can browse academic articles on the Earth and Environment for free using the Access to Research service
  • There is an amazing range of books on all aspects of the environment in Bedford Borough and Central Bedfordshire Libraries.
    Search the online Library catalogue, for example, choose to search by 'Subject' and enter 'environment' or enter a specific topic, such as 'pollution', 'recycling' and so on

Page last updated: 7th August 2020