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ES 1303 - Geology of Natural Resources

Information resources and services for research projects for this course.

Research Guide and Research Workshop Overview

This page lists and describes resources for assignments in the ES 1303: Geology of Natural Resources course, taught in the Fall 2022 semester, by Dr. David Turner. 

Topics included in Research Workshop on Monday, August 22, 2022:
  • Background Sources
  • Articles, Journals, Databases
    • ​how to search and what you will find when searching Gale in Context: Science; SciTech Premium Collection; and Discover
  • Other Blume Library services and resources available to you
    • Borrow from Other Libraries - Interlibrary Loan (ILL)
      • ​How to verify that the Blume Library does not have the source you need
    • Schedule a library consultation
  • Hands-On search for articles, reporting your results using Padlet

Review on your own later:

  • Other pages in this Research Guide

We will discuss research strategies, primarily focusing on background sources and periodical (magazine and trade publication) articles, in the research workshop. I encourage you to explore this guide for more resources in your own time outside of the workshop.

StMU Research Scholars projects guide contains resources for your project, including image sources and citation tips.

In-Class Padlet Activity - Fall 2022

Gale in Context: Science

Gale in Context: Science

SciTech Premium Collection - ProQuest

SciTech Collection - ProQuest

Discover: Find articles, books, and more...

Discover at the Blume Library log


Advanced Search | What is Discover?

Test Remote Access

We will test your remote access to ensure that you are able to login to access databases, eBooks, and other library subscription materials. 

Username: your Rattler ID number without the S000. Start with the first non-zero digit. EX: 55555

Password: your last name


If necessary, email us if you have problems with your remote access.

Send your name, ID number, and a message telling us what problem you are having.  We will endeavor to fix the problem.

ScienceDirect

ScienceDirect database

Journals List

Looking for a specific journal, magazine, or newspaper?

Use Journals List to search for the title of a journal, magazines, or newspaper and determine if the library offers online access or print access to that publication.

Search: Journals List