Pathfinder : Environmental Protection

The part of resource management that is concerned with the discharge into the environment of substances that might be harmful, and with safeguarding the beneficial uses of resources. (Concise dictionary of environmental terms. GE 10 C662 1997, Information-Reference, 2nd floor)

Environmental protection has two (2) primary objectives : to protect human health from environmental pollutants in air, water and land and to conserve natural resources and maintain ecosystem balances. (Encyclopedia of environmental science. GE 10 E54 1999, Information-Reference, 2nd floor)

Books dealing with the topic are listed in the catalog under the headings:

  • Environmental protection
  • Environmental protection - Addresses, essays, lectures
  • Environmental protection - Asia
  • Environmental protection - Canada
  • Environmental protection - Case studies
  • Environmental protection - Citizen participation
  • Environmental protection - Communist countries
  • Environmental protection - Congresses
  • Environmental protection - Cost effectiveness
  • Environmental protection - Data processing - Congresses
  • Environmental protection - Developing countries - Economic policy -Environmental aspects
  • Environmental protection - Dictionaries
  • Environmental protection - Economic aspects
  • Environmental protection - Economic aspects - Accounting - Case studies
  • Environmental protection - Encyclopedias
  • Environmental protection - Europe
  • Environmental protection - Handbooks, manuals, etc.
  • Environmental protection - India - Congresses
  • Environmental protection - International cooperation
  • Environmental protection - Japan
  • Environmental protection - Malaysia
  • Environmental protection - Moral and ethical aspects
  • Environmental protection - Moral and religious aspects
  • Environmental protection - New Jersey
  • Environmental protection - Periodicals
  • Environmental protection - Philippines
  • Environmental protection - Philippines - Societies, etc. - Directories
  • Environmental protection - Popular works
  • Environmental protection - Problems, exercises, etc.
  • Environmental protection - Research - Philippines
  • Environmental protection - Societies, etc.
  • Environmental protection - Standards
  • Environmental protection - Statistical methods - Congresses
  • Environmental protection - Study and teaching (Higher)
  • Environmental protection - United States
  • Environmental protection - United States - Dictionaries
  • Environmental protection - United States - Directories
  • Environmental protection - United States - Handbooks, manual, etc.
  • Environmental protection - United States - Handbooks, manuals, etc.
  • Environmental protection - United States - History

The following subject headings may help in locating other related materials:

  • Air pollution
  • Ecology
  • Environmental engineering
  • Environmental policy
  • Environmental quality
  • Environmental responsibility
  • Environmental risk assessmen
  • Pollution prevention

Basic References located at the Information-Reference, 2nd floor :

Text located at the American Studies Resource Center, Ground floor :

Text located at the Br. Andrew Hall Library, 2nd floor :

Texts located at the Circulation, 3rd floor :

Texts located at the European Documentation Centre, Ground floor :

Texts located at the Filipiniana, 4th floor :

Text located at the GSB Library, La Salle Greenhills, Mandaluyong City :

Text located at the Special Colletion, Archives :

  • Ortigas Collection, Ground floor:

AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS

Circulation-Reserve, 3rd floor :

Information-Reference, 2nd floor :

Instructional Media Services, Ground floor :

System Services, 2nd floor :

JOURNALS

PRINT
(Periodicals, 2nd floor)

ELECTRONIC

Proquest Online
http://www.umi.com/pqdauto

EBSCO Online
http://search.ebscohost.com

VERTICAL FILES
(European Documentation Centre, Ground floor)

FACULTY PUBLICATIONS
(Archives, 4th floor)

THESES AND DISSERTATIONS

LOCAL
(Archives, 4th floor)

FOREIGN

Proquest Digital Dissertations
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INTERNET SOURCES

Center for Environmental Concerns Philippines
http://www.cecphils.org/
[Retrieved October 2010]
Grassroots environmental NGO that aims to protect and rehabilitate the Philippine environment.

Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Philippines
http://www.denr.gov.ph/
[Retrieved October 2010]
Responsible for the administration of programs that include ecosystems research, environment, forestry, protected areas and wildlife, mines and energy, and lands.

Environment Protection
http://www.epa.sa.gov.au/
[Retrieved October 2010]
Explore a wide range of environment protection issues including air quality, marine and coastal management, greenhouse effect, ozone protection, waste management, etc.

Should you have comments or suggestions on this pathfinders, please call us at these telephone numbers, 536-0244, 524-4611 local 620 or email us through “Ask LORA”.

Compiled by: Mrs. Marita G. Valerio

Date: March 2003 / October 2010