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Tips for Searching:

Once you've run a search, use the "Refine My Results" options on the left side of the page.  It's a quick way to drill down to the most useful results without paging through a lot of items you're not really interested inOptions often include:

  • Resource type (examples: book, article)
  • Library (example: UW Tacoma)
  • Creation date
  • Language
  • Topic
  • Classification LCC (Library of Congress call numbers)


Suggested Search Terms


Climate Change
Climatic Changes – Effect of human beings on
Global Warming
Global Warming – Political aspects
Global Warming – Economic aspects
Greenhouse effect
Greenhouse gasses
Greenhouse gasses – Environmental aspects
Green Movement
Ocean Temperature
Ozone layer depletion

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