• Science Resources

  • Books & More

  • Use our Library catalogs to find books, print journals, movies, and more!

    Barber Library Catalog
    Search for library materials that are available online through the Library or on the Library shelves in Bend. Not in Bend? You can have books and movies delivered to the Redmond, Prineville, or Madras campuses. Online items are accessible anywhere you have an Internet connection.

    Summit Libraries Catalog
    Can't find something in the Barber Library? Use the Summit catalog to request it from another academic library in the Pacific NW and have it delivered to the COCC campus of your choice.

  • Articles & More

  • Academic One File
    Academic Search Premier
    AccessScience
    AGRICOLA
    Agriculture Collection
    arXiv.org
    BioOne
    Birds of North America Online
    CQ Researcher
    Current Biography
    Energy Citations Database (ECD)
    Environmental Studies and Policy Collection
    Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture Collection
    General OneFile
    GreenFile
    JSTOR
    LearningExpress Library 3.0 (new version)
    MasterFile Premier
    NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS)
    National Agriculture Library (NAL) Digital Collections
    National Geographic Magazine, 1888-present
    National Service Center for Environmental Publications (NSCEP)
    NIST Virtual Library
    Opposing Viewpoints in Context
    Popular Magazines
    Publications.USA.gov
    ScholarsArchive@OSU
    SORA
    Topographic Maps - OR, WA, and CA

  • Search e-Journals

  • Use our e-journal search tool to find online journals.

  • Browse e-Journals

  • Encyclopedias & More

  • AccessScience
    Alternative Energy
    Applied Science
    Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability - All Volumes
    Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability, Vol. 5: Ecosystems Management and Sustainability
    Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability, Vol. 6: Measurements, Indicators, and Research Methods for Sustainability
    Biotechnology
    Biotechnology: Changing Life through Science
    Chemical Elements
    Chemistry: Foundations and Applications
    Climate Change in Context
    Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography
    Credo Reference
    Critical Food Issues: Problems and State-of-the-Art Solutions Worldwide
    Earth Science: Earth Materials and Resources
    Earth Science: Earth's Weather, Water, and Atmosphere
    Earth Science: Physics and Chemistry of the Earth
    Earth’s Surface and History
    Encyclopedia Britannica - Academic Edition
    Encyclopedia of Adaptations in the Natural World
    Encyclopedia of American Environmental History
    Encyclopedia of Bioethics
    Encyclopedia of Climate and Weather
    Encyclopedia of Energy
    Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy
    Encyclopedia of Environmental Issues
    Encyclopedia of Geography
    Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change
    Encyclopedia of Organic, Sustainable,& and Local Food
    Encyclopedia of Science and Religion
    Encyclopedia of Science, Technology, and Ethics
    Encyclopedia of Sleep and Dreams: The Evolution, Function, Nature, and Mysteries of Slumber
    Encyclopedia of Stem Cell Research
    Environmental Encyclopedia
    Environmental Science in Context
    Extinct Animals: An Encyclopedia of Species That Have Disappeared during Human History
    Food in Context
    Gale Encyclopedia of Science
    Global Warming 101
    Green Cities: An A to Z Guide
    Green Energy: An A to Z Guide
    Green Food: An A to Z Guide
    Green Issues and Debates: An A to Z Guide
    Green Politics: An A-to-Z Guide
    Green Technology: An A to Z Guide
    Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia: Evolution
    Human Geography: People and the Environment
    Issues That Concern You: Climate Change
    Issues That Concern You: Endangered Species
    Issues That Concern You: Going Green
    Issues That Concern You: Water
    Oxford Reference Online
    Scientific Thought in Context
    UXL Encyclopedia of Biomes
    World of Sports Science

  • Images, Films, & Audio

  • American Museum of Natural History Digital Special Collections
    Films on Demand
    Image Quest
    Intelecom Online
    Khan Academy
    TED
    Topographic Maps - OR, WA, and CA
    Virtual Cell Animation Collection
    Wikimedia Commons

  • Government Information

  • Climate Change
    Earth System Research Laboratory Global Monitoring Division
    EJView: Environmental Justice
    Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    Fuel Economy
    National Map
    National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
    National Transportation Statistics
    Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI)
    Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW)
    Pacific Northwest Research Station
    Science.gov
    United Nations (UN)
    United States Global Change Research Program (USGCRP)
    US Energy Information Agency (EIA)
    USGS National Geologic Map Database
    USGS Water Data for the Nation

  • Websites

  • Biodiversity Heritage Library
    Encyclopedia of Life (EOL)
    HowStuffWorks
    Oregon Climate Service (OCS)
    Oregon Explorer
    Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS)

  • Library Resources for Science

  • AccessSci