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RU_SOC 8287: Sustainable Development: Books

MU's Books

Discover@MU -  The best place to start searching.

Book Finder - The best place to go if you know the book you need.

MOBIUS - If we don't have it, try searching a catalog that covers libraries in Missouri, Oklahoma, Iowa, Kansas, and Texas.

Request an Item/ILL@MU - borrow books from the U.S. and beyond!

Ebooks - Information on searching for ebooks in the collection.


Keyword Searches in the Library Catalog and MOBIUS catalogs

  • Use sustainab* in searches; in most library databases, this will search for all words that begin with those letters.
  • Limit your search results to recent books by using the "Modify Search" button and look for the boxes for "Within."
  • Use OR to group synonyms together. Use AND or a new search line between groups of synonyms.


sustainab* OR ecolog* OR "climate change" OR "energy efficien*"


housing OR construction OR building*