Energy, Mines and Resources

Library

New Books

If you would like to borrow any of the following books contact the library at emrlibrary@gov.yk.ca or phone (867) 667-3111. For more information on any of the topics listed below, please contact us or visit the Library in Room 335 of the Elijah Smith Building.

Agriculture and GardeningEconomicsEnergyEnvironmentFirst Nations ForestryGeographyGeology - GovernmentHistoryMining - Northern - Oil and Gas - Policy - SociologyTechnology - Wellness - WildlifeWorkplace Resources


Agriculture and Gardening

Yukon Rabies Risk Management Team. Yukon rabies risk management guidelines. Whitehorse : Yukon Dept. of Health & Social Services. RC148.Y85 2011

The best of Farm Show.  Lakeview, Minn. : Farm Show Publishing Inc. S675.F38 2017  

Pezza, Kim. Composting  : how to plan, build, and maintain your own compost system for a healthy and vibrant garden. Hobart, NY: Hatherleigh. S661.P49 2015 

Lewis, Suzanne. Composting for Canada.  Edmonton : Lone Pine. S661.L49 2010


Economics

Resource communities in a globalizing region : development, agency, and contestation in northern British Columbia. Vancouver ; Toronto : UBC Press. HC117.B8.R44 2015 

Global risk governance : concept and practice using the IRGC framework. Dordrecht, The Netherlands : Springer. HD61.G59 2008
 


Energy 

The biomass assessment handbook : energy for a sustainable environment.  London : Routledge. TP339.B548 2015 

Wood energy in developed economies: resource management, economics and policy.   London : Routledge. TH7437.W66 2014 


Environment

Jakimchuk, R. D., et al. Ian McTaggart-Cowan : the legacy of a pioneering biologist, educator and conservationist . Madeira Park, British Columbia : Harbour Publishing. QH31.M42.J34 2015 


First Nations

Porter, Libby. Planning for coexistence? : recognizing indigenous rights through land-use planning in Canada and Australia.  London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group. HD313.P67 2016
 


Forestry

Community forestry in Canada : lessons from policy and practice. Vancouver ; Toronto : UBC Press. SD567.C65 2016 

Kellomaki, Seppo. Managing Boreal Forests in the Context of Climate Change: Impacts, Adaptation and Climate Change Mitigation. Boca Raton : CRC Press. SD387.M8.K45 2016 


Geography

Baranova, Natalia. Evaluating groundwater in a permafrost watershed using seasonal geochemical and isotope discharge trends, Ogilvie River, Yukon. Ottawa : University of Ottawa. GB1197.7.B37 2017

Hambrey, Michael J. and Jurg. C. Alean. Colour atlas of glacial phenomena.   Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press. GB581.H36 2017

Slaymaker, Olav, editor. Landscapes and landforms of Western Canada. [contains several Yukon chapters] Cham, Switzerland : Springer. GB428.5.C3.L3 2017 
 


Geology

Yukon Geological Survey. Tectonics of the Intermontane and Insular terranes, and development of Mesozoic synorogenic basins in southern Yukon: Carmacks to Kluane Lake (Gac-Mac 2016 field trip).  Whitehorse : Yukon Geological Survey, 2016. QE195 F54 no. FT-B3

Quesnel, AlexCretaceous (Albian to Cenomanian) Strata of Eagle Plain, Yukon : Subsurface Foraminiferal Biostratigraphy, Regional Correlations and Paleoenvironments. Ottawa : Carleton University. QE195.Q83 2016

Ogg, James G.  A concise geologic time scale 2016.   Amsterdam : Elsevier Science Ltd. QE508.O44 2016 

Yukon ecological and landscape classification and mapping guidelines. Whitehorse, YT : Environment Yukon. QH541.15.S95.Y8 2016

Hutchison, Matt. Whitehorse trough : past, present and future petroleum research, with a focus on reservoir characterization of the northern Laberge Group. Whitehorse : Yukon Geological Survey. QE195 O6 no. 2017-2

Colpron, Maurice. Revised geological map of Livingstone Creek area (NTS 105E/8) (scale 1:50000). Whitehorse, YT : Yukon Geological Survey. QE195 O6 no. 2017-1


Government

Office of the Auditor General. Report of the Auditor General of Canada to the Yukon Legislative Assembly 2017 : government transfers to societies. Ottawa, : Office of the Auditor General of Canada. HJ9921.Y8.R4 2017


History

Yardley, Joyce. Yukon riverboat days.  Surrey, B.C. : Hancock House. FC4022.1.A1.Y37 1996

The Yukon life between the gold rush & Alaska Highway.  Vancouver, B.C. : Granville Island Publishing. FC4023.1.R61.A3 2012

The forgotten war : a pictorial history of World War II in Alaska and northwestern Canada, volume 3.  Missoula, Mont. : Pictorial Histories Publishing Company., 1981-1993. FC4023.9 W67 

Coates, Kenneth. Canada's colonies : a history of the Yukon and Northwest Territories.  Toronto : Lorimer. FC3956.C63 1985 


Mining

Socio-economic monitoring program : Minto Mine 2014 annual report.  Whitehorse, YT : Government of Yukon TN443.Y8.M56 2014

Canadian Association of Mining Equipment and Services for Export. CAMESE compendium of Canadian mining suppliers.  Mississauga, Ont. : CAMESE. HD9506.C3.C35 2017

 Mines Handbook 2016/17. Toronto : Business Information Group. TN26 C212 2016/17 

Fraser Institute. Fraser Institute annual survey of mining companies. Vancouver : The Institute. TN26.F7 2016


Northern

Alford, Monty. Yukon water doctor.  Whitehorse, Yukon : Burns & Morton. VK597.C22.A43 1986 

Bjarnason, Erik. Surviving Logan.  Victoria, British Columbia : Rocky Mountain Books. GV199.92.B53.A3 2016 

Yukon Quest : the story of the world's toughest sled dog race.  Kenmore, Washington : Alaska Book Adventures : Epicenter Press. SF440.15.F74 2010

Yukon Quest Sled Dog Race.  Charleston, S.C. : Arcadia Pub. SF440.15.M37 2013

Frank Barr : Alaskan pioneer bush pilot and one-man airline.  Portland, Oregon : Alaska Northwest Books. TL540.B35.C65 1999

Zhoh : the clan of the wolf.  Munchen, Germany : Kriechbaumer Druck GmbH & Co. PR9199.2.H39 2016

Firth, John. Yukon Challenge.  Edmonton : Lone Pine. SF440.15.F5 1990 
 
Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme assessment 2015 : human health in the Arctic.  Oslo : Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme. TD190.5.A442 2015


Oil and Gas

Selley, Richard C. Elements of petroleum geology. San Diego, CA : Elsevier. TN870.5.S425 2015

Hutchison, Matt. Whitehorse trough : past, present and future petroleum research, with a focus on reservoir characterization of the northern Laberge Group.  Whitehorse : Yukon Geological Survey. QE195 O6 no. 2017-2
 


Policy

Hodge, Gerald. Planning Canadian regions [2nd edition]  Vancouver : UBC Press. HT395 C3 H62 2016 


Sociology

Moorcroft, Lois. If my life depended on it : Yukon women and the RCMP.  Whitehorse, Yukon : The Advisory Committee. HV8159.M66 2011


Technology

Report of the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Division : Information Technology Security Audit.  Whitehorse : Yukon Government Internal Audit Services. QA76.162.R47 2015


Wellness

Flanagan, Shalane. Run fast, eat slow : nourishing recipes for athletes. Emmaus, Pennsylvania : Rodale. RM219.F43 2016

Starrett, Kelly. Deskbound : standing up to a sitting world. Las Vegas, NV : Victory Belt Publishing. RC965.O3.S72 2016 

Lacerda, Daniel. 2,100 Asanas : the complete yoga poses. New York : Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers. RA781.7.L33 2015 

Greenberger, Dennis. Mind over mood : change how you feel by changing the way you think. New York, NY : Guilford Press. RC489.C63.G74 2016

Morello, Tai. The Yoga beginner's bible : top 63 illustrated poses for weight loss, stress relief and inner peace.  Lulu.com. RA781.67.M66 2016  

Galloway, Jeff. Trail running : the complete guide. Maidenhead, Berkshire, England : Meyer & Meyer Sport. GV1061.G35 2014 

Gibala, Martin. The one-minute workout : science shows a way to get fit that's smarter, faster, shorter. New York, New York : Avery. RA781.G52 2017 

Starrett, Kelly. Becoming a supple leopard : the ultimate guide to resolving pain, preventing injury, and optimizing athletic performance. Las Vegas : Victory Belt Publishing Inc. RA781.S73 2015

Downs, Todd. The bicycling guide to complete bicycle maintenance & repair : for road & mountain bikes. Emmaus, Pa. : Rodale. TL430.D68 2010 


Wildlife

James C. Halfpenny. Scats and tracks of Alaska, including the Yukon and British Columbia : a field guide to the signs of sixty-nine wildlife species.  Guilford, Conn. : Falcon Guide/Globe Pequot Press. QL768.H352 2007 

2015 population status of the peregrine falcon in the Yukon Territory, CanadaWhitehorse, YT : Yukon Research Centre. QL696.F34.M67 2015 


Workplace Resources

Finkler, Steven A. Financial management for public, health, and not-for-profit organizations. Thousand Oaks, California : CQ Press, an imprint of Sage Publications, Inc. HJ257.3.F55 2017 

Scott, Kim. Radical candor : be a kick-ass boss without losing your humanity. New York : St. Martin's Press. HD38.2.S42 2017