On April 22,1970, 20 million people across America celebrated the first Earth Day.  This year the world celebrates the 38th annual Earth Day on Tuesday, April 22nd. Through the combined efforts of world governments, organizations, and citizens like you, what started as a day of national environmental recognition has evolved into a global campaign to protect our environment.  Here are some Earth Day resources available from the Dublin Library and the Internet for your review:

 Books:

Green Building and Remodeling by Eric Corey Freed, 2008.

True Green at Work : 100 Ways You Can Make the Environment Your Business  by Kim McKay and Jenny Bonnin, with Tim Wallace, 2008.  

Earth Day Web Sites:

    Alamada County Library offers GreenFILE , a freely accessible research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with well-researched but accessible information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond.  Comprised of scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the ecology.  To access GreenFILE, go to aclibrary.org, under the heading Research Guide, click on Articles and Databases, then click on the heading Science and Technology, and then GreenFILE.

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