Books, like articles, will report on specific research done by scholars in the field. When you know your topic or research question, check out a few books for information that will support your ideas or answer your questions. Films and documentaries can be a great way to supplement your other research, or to find visual representations of your topic.
Find books, eBooks, and A/V materials in the University of Jamestown's Library.
If you are interested in browsing for topics in environmental science (either on the shelf or in the catalog), or would like to browse for inspiration, try looking at Dewey Decimal Call Numbers:
There's no single range of call numbers for environmental science, so depending on what aspect of the field you're researching, you might try several of the call number ranges above.
These databases contain video resources to support your research or help you learn about new topics.