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Green Jobs

Literature and statistics on the employment aspect of the green economy.

Catalog Subject Headings

In the catalog, use the following subject headings:

Clean energy industries--Employment


Green job

Green movement

Green Movement--Employment

Job analysis--Energy conservation

Job creation--Environmental aspects

Occupations--Environmental aspects

Recycling industry--Occupations

Subheading: Vocational guidance under headings such as: Environmental sciences, Environmental engineering, Environmental protection, Pollution control industry.


Literature Resources

ABI/Inform [Princeton only]

In this business database, use subject headings Employment and Energy Policy, Employment and Environmental protection, Employment and Alternative energy sources, Employment and sustainable development, etc.

Environment Complete [Princeton only]

Use subject headings Employment, Job creation, Job skills, Job qualifications, Occupational training, etc.

GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources) [Princeton only]

A search for "green jobs" yields an overview essay, case studies, conference reports and presentations, articles in academic journals and magazines, a list of organizations and associations, etc.


Selected References: Green Jobs (Industrial Relations Section, Princeton University)

Brief guide to sources current as of 2009