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Mission 2015: Biodiversity

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Welcome to Mission and the MIT Libraries

This year's Mission is to consider: how could we triage the environmental challenges facing the Earth, and what value has biodiversity?

The Libraries can help!      Contact librarians (

 For background try:

Online versions of UNEP and GEO Yearbooks

Print copies here: UNEP Yearbook (2008+), GEO Year Book 2003-2006 and Global Environment Outlook (1997 +)

Geo in the Regions

Atlas of Endangered Species

Biodiversity II : understanding and protecting our biological resources

Science Magazine on Biodiversity, and links

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Use Databases to Find Articles

Some articles are on the open Web, but many do not. Use the Libraries' subject databases to find these and go right to the full text when we subscribe. Time savers!

Manage Your References

Use your Team's Refworks account to help organize and cite references:

Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences, Energy & Environment, Nuclear Science & Engineering Librarian

Chris Sherratt