New eBooks: October 2020

The OSU Libraries have access to thousands of electronic books.

Below is a selection of some of our newest e-books and resources that might interest the HMSC community.

Some require OSU affiliation while others do not. If you find something of interest that you can't access, please check with library staff. We'll get you the book, one way or another. 

Click on the ebook's title for access.





Print Edition

A Field on fire: the future of environmental history

Hersey, Mark D., editor


A Guide to Australia’s spiny freshwater crayfish

McCormack, Robert B.



A World of rivers environmental change on ten of the world’s great rivers

Wohl, Ellen E.


All the boats on the ocean: how government subsidies led to global overfishing

Finley, Carmel


Artisanal fishers on the Kenyan coast household livelihoods and marine resource management

Hoorweg, Jan


Backcasts: a global history of fly fishing and conservation



Beach-spawning fishes: reproduction in an endangered ecosystem

Martin, Karen L.M.


SH157.8 .M37 2015

Britain’s freshwater fishes

Everard, Mark


Climate change and microbial ecology: current research and future trends

Marxsen, Jurgen, editor


Climate, culture, change: Inuit and Western dialogues with a warming north

Leduc, Timothy B.


GN476.7 .L43 2010

Dutch herring an environmental history, C. 1600-1860

Poulsen, Bo


HD9469.H43 N416 2008

Ecological restoration and environmental change renewing damaged ecosystems

Allison, Stuart K.


Environmental law for biologists

Kimbrell, Tristan


Feasting with shellfish in the southern Ohio Valley archaic sacred sites and rituals

Ulanski, Stan L.


Freshwater fish distribution

Berra, Tim M.


QL624 .B471 2001           

Fur seals and sea lions

Kirkwood, Roger


Innovative methods of marine ecosystem restoration

Goreau, Thomas J.


Introduction to the modelling of marine ecosystems; 2d edition, 2015

Fennel, W. (Wolfgang)


Lake ecosystem ecology a global perspective a derivative of encyclopedia of inland waters

Likens, Gene E., editor


Law, labour, and empire: comparative perspectives on seafarers, c. 1500-1800

Fusaro, Maria


Life along the inner coast: a naturalist’s guide to the sounds, inlets, rivers, and intracoastal waterway from Norfolk to Key West

Lippson, Robert L.


Lives in peril: profit or safety in the global maritime industry?

Walters, David


Maritime economics: a macroeconomic approach

Karakitsos, Elias


Maritime labour contributions to the history of work at sea, 1500-2000

Gorski, Richard


Maritime terrorism risk and liability



VK203 .M38 2006

Oceans: environmental issues, global perspectives

Balliett, James Fargo


Of men and marshes

Errington, Paul Lester


Offshore sea life ID guide: East coast

Howell, Steve N.G.


Offshore sea life ID guide: West coast

Howell, Steve N.G.


Plankton of inland waters a derivative of encyclopedia of inland waters

Likens, Gene E., editor


R for college mathematics and statistics

Pfaff, Thomas J.


Russia’s coercive diplomacy: energy, cyber, and maritime policy as new sources of power

Valeriano, Brandon

Maness, Ryan C.


Sensuous seas tales of a marine biologist

Kaplan, Eugene H.


Swordfish a biography of the ocean gladiator

Ellis, Richard


The Republic afloat law, honor, and citizenship in maritime America

Raffety, Matthew Taylor


The Amazing world of flyingfish

Howell, Steve N.G.


The Battle for paradise: surfing, tuna, and one town’s quest to save a wave

Evans, Jeremy


The Coral reef era: from discovery to decline : a history of scientific investigation from 1600 to the Anthropocene epoch

Bowen, James


The Maritime dimension of international security terrorism, piracy, and challenges for the United States

Chalk, Peter


U-Th series nuclides in aquatic systems

Krishnaswami, S.


Unknown waters a firsthand account of the historic under-ice survey of the Siberian continental shelf by USS Queenfish (SSN-651)

McLaren, Alfred Scott


Voyages, the age of engines documents in American maritime history

Smith, Joshua M., editor


Voyages, the age of sail documents in American maritime history

Smith, Joshua M., editor