From the U.S. Department of Energy, the EIA is an excellent source for information on petroleum and natural gas with information organized by both country and resource type. Excellent statistics and charts.
All aspects of the industry are covered in this magazine archive, with special statistical reports.
The Oil & Gas Journal database contains the fulltext of OGJ from 1990 to date. In addition, the database includes topical surveys from 1995 onwards related to US and worldwide oil & gas companies, construction, refining, and production of petroleum, natural gas, sulfur, and ethylene among others.
Articles, statistics, case studies and other resources on petroleum and other energy sources through the lens of impacts.
GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources) is an interdisciplinary resource that offers content on the development of emerging green technologies and discusses issues on the environment, sustainability and more. It is interactive and current, allowing users to navigate issue, organization and country portals.
Useful tool to locate information related to oil with an international perspective.
Offers current, international news and perspectives on a variety of topics and events throughout the world. It brings together an array of sources to explain the historical and contemporary conditions in a wide range of subject areas, including sociology, civics, politics, science, economics, cultural/religious studies, women?s studies, and human rights. Updated daily.
Contains reports providing overviews of major policy issues. The reports are designed to provide a full briefing on the topic from background, pros/cons, maps/charts, and links to relevant resources. One of the more recent reports concerns fracking; another concerns the future of the Gulf States.
The CQ Researcher is a collection of reports covering political and social issues, with regular reports on topics in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the U.S. economy. Keywords: hot topics, current events, social issues, social trends, archive, English 15, CAS 100, background information, general interest, contemporary issues, overviews.
Provide access to current policy news related to the energy industry.
Environment & Energy Publishing (E&E) is the leading source for comprehensive, daily coverage of environmental and energy policy and markets. E&E's five daily online publications - ClimateWire, E&E Daily, E&E PM News, EnergyWire and GreenWire, are considered "must-reads" by people who track and influence energy, environmental and climate policy. The newsletters cover legislative, regulatory, and policy issues. E&E TV provides webcast programs featuring in-depth interviews and analysis with energy and environmental policy leaders. The Land Letter archive is included along with E&E Special Reports, which provide in-depth subject reports on current hot topics.
Finally, use LionSearch to locate information sources for specific topics related to your report. If you are not finding sufficient information, try alternate terminology. For example, search for both “oil” and “petroleum”.