Global Health and Environmental Change - GEOG 403

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Course reserves

Ask for GEOG 403 course reserves by call number at the Loans Desk (Reserves) of the appropriate library.

Sources for background information

Please see the McGill Library Global Health Resource Guide for indepth coverage of resources for Global Health.

Dictionaries and encyclopedias


Searching the library catalogue

Use the basic word(s) anywhere or advanced keyword search in the library catalogue.

Truncation symbol: ? e.g. urban? will retrieve catalogue records containing the words urban, urbanization, urbanisation, etc.
Phrase searching: "___" e.g. "west nile" will retrieve catalogue records containing the phrase west nile
Boolean operators: (), AND, OR, NOT
default: AND
e.g. urbanization AND (hiv OR aids) will retrieve catalogue records containing the word urbanization AND either hiv OR aids

Get more catalogue search tips.

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Finding articles on your topic

You may also wish to consult the full list of databases available through McGill Library.

Most of the Library's licensed electronic resources, such as databases, full-text online journals and e-books, are restricted to McGill students, faculty, staff and other authorized users of the McGill Library. Find out about accessing the Library's online resources from on and off campus.


Writing and referencing your research paper

Consult these resources for tips on how to write a research paper. Click on the call number to find out the McGill Library where the book is located.

TitleCall number
Introduction to scientific geographic research G73 H36 1992
An introduction to scientific research methods in geography G73 M58 2006
The Little, Brown essential handbook PE1112 A27 2008
The Little, Brown handbook PE1112 F685 2008
Making sense : a student’s guide to research and writing : geography & environmental sciences G70 N67 2007
Writing research papers : a complete guide LB2369 L4 2005


Selected internet sites for health geography


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Compiled by tara.mawhinney [at] (Tara Mawhinney) and jill.boruff [at] (Jill Boruff)

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