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This subject guide provides access to the Library's key resources relevant to the field of Life and Consumer Sciences.
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Sustainability Science Abstracts This link opens in a new window
This database explores all aspects of sustainable development, human population and demography topics, as well as societal issues involving natural resource management
Sustainable Development Goals Online (SDG) This link opens in a new window
Sustainable Development Goals Online (SDGO) is an interdisciplinary collection of digital content, including Taylor & Francis’ books and journals across all disciplines, themed around the SDGs. SDGO includes more than 12,000 carefully selected articles and chapters in an online library covering the 17 SDGs, plus teaching and learning materials including presentations, videos, case studies, teaching guides, and lesson plans.
The collection and platform is regularly updated, with major content releases each April and September.
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