OCRE (Ocean & Coastal Resources)

Aquatic Commons

Digital repository covering the natural marine, estuarine /brackish and fresh water environments. Includes economic, sociological, legal, and all other aspects of the science, technology, management and conservation of these environments, their organisms and resources.

Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts

Basic & applied research, law & policy concerning aquatic organisms, aquaculture, aquatic & marine environments, & oceanography. Includes: ASFA 1; ASFA 2; ASFA 3; ASFA Aquaculture Abstracts; ASFA Marine Biotechnology Abstracts.

Environmental Sciences and Pollution Mgmt

Includes databases (including Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management subfiles) of indexes and abstracts for environmental science, environmental engineering, pollution, water resources, microbiology, ecology and toxicology. Contains conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications.

Galveston Bay Bibliography

Collection of articles, reports, books, maps, charts, photographs, videocassettes, and all publications of the Galveston Bay Estuary Program. Resources are housed at the Galveston Bay Information Center, located in the Jack K. Williams Library at TAMU-Galveston.


Well-researched information--scholarly, government and general-interest--covering all aspects of human impact to the environment.

Oceanic Abstracts

Literature of marine biology and physical oceanography, fisheries, aquaculture, non-living resources, meteorology and geology, plus environmental, technological, and legislative topics.