Offering Content From a Variety of Rich Resources

Waters & Oceans Worldwide is an essential resource for water research, engineering and oceanography institutes and those involved in water supply, storage and treatment. It provides abstracts and citations to journal articles, research reports, conference proceedings, grey literature, theses, books, monographs and more. 

Major water resource databases in this collection include WATERLIT, Freshwater Biological Association (FBA) Database, International Water Management Institute (IWMI) Database, AQUAREF, ACQUIRE and DELFT HYDRO.

Subjects Include

  • Water supply
  • Water treatment
  • Water quality
  • Sanitation
  • Health
  • Irrigation
  • Drainage
  • Groundwater and hydrology
  • Habitat and ecology management
  • Environmental impacts
  • Oceanography
  • Marine geology
  • Pollution
  • Coastal and estuarine studies
  • Climatology and climate change
  • Hydroelectric power
  • Dam construction and related civil and water engineering issues
  • Desalination
  • Mining