The Antarctic Bibliography covers all disciplines related to the region including biological and geological sciences, medical sciences, meteorology, oceanography, atmospheric and terrestrial physics, expeditions, logistics equipment and supplies, and tourism.
Includes materials from 1800 to the present on all topics, from Anthropology to Zoology, as they pertain to the polar regions. Many reports, books, and journals from around the world are only indexed in this resource.
The Arctic Science and Technology Information System (ASTIS) database contains over 64,000 records describing publications and research projects about northern Canada. The Arctic Institute of North America at the University of Calgary maintains ASTIS.
A database which is an accumulation of over 40 years of materials on the science and technology of the world's cold regions.... It contains over 208,000 bibliographic records--many with abstracts--and is increasing by approximately 6,000 accessions annually.
Other Relevant Indexes
These are other databases you can use for researching Polar Studies.
Current issues of American Anthropological Association's journals and bulletins as well as archived issues of all the AAA's journals, newsletters and bulletins. Journal issues generally appear online prior to distribution in print.
Bibliography of Native North Americans (BNNA) is a bibliographic database covering all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life. This resource covers a wide range of topics including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy. BNNA contains more than 80,000 citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents of the United States and Canada. Dates of coverage for included content range from the sixteenth century to the present.
Interdisciplinary database covering physical and human geography, geology, ecology, and Third World studies. Includes citations and abstracts published in several print journals: Geographical Abstracts. Human Geography; Geographical Abstracts. Physical Geography; International Development Abstracts; the Geological Abstracts Series (Geophysics and Tectonics, Economic Geology, Palaeontology and Stratigraphy, Sedimentary Geology); Mineralogical Abstracts; and Ecological Abstracts.
The major index to the international geological literature from 1785 to the present. Covers geology, geochemistry, geophysics, mineralogy, petrology, economic geology, hydrology, oceanography, geomorphology, and engineering geology.
Citations and abstracts to international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. Provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,700 serials publications, and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers. Coverage begins in 1963.