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Sustainability Capstone Dashboard: Welcome


Welcome to the research dashboard for the Sustainability capstone course! This dashboard provides quick links to resources and tools to support your capstone project. Whether you are online or on-Grounds, UVA Library services and support are available to all students. 

Get Help From Librarians

Your Librarians are Dimitri Katstritsis and Rebecca Coleman

Our librarians have expertise in many different areas of research, and are available to help you find what you need! Connect with us for help with your assignments. This service is available to all students, and meeting with a librarian early in your research process can help you save time and get a better grade.

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Rebecca is the Research Librarian for Archtecture, Landscape and Urban Planning.


Dimitri is the Research Librarian for Global Studies and development .

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Search Terms and Keywords

These are examples of terms that may be helpful when researching sustainability. As you search, experiment with narrower and broader terms for concepts, and keep your eyes open for new words or phrases that may help you find relevant results.

  • Sustainable
  • Sustainability
  • Ecological
  • Environmental
  • Natural Resources
  • Climate change
  • Global warming
  • Pollutants
  • Emissions
  • Green
  • Conservation
  • Air quality / Water quality
  • Biodiversity
  • Bioremediation
  • Biodegredation
  • Deforestation
  • Recycling
  • Resilience



Search for academic articles

Academic databases contain peer-reviewed articles, scientific papers, reports, and more. These are the most used databases for your field of study.

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