How do I find information on corporate sustainability?
For Canadian companies search Sustainalytics for environmental, social and governance research and analysis.
Use Datastream - In library
US company data is available in KLD Historical Statistics. The datafiles are accessed via our Equinox data delivery system.
See the Government of Canada site on Corporate Social Responsibility.
- Building Sustainable Value Research Centre (Ivey)
- Business of a Better World
- Canadian Business for Social Responsibility
- Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship
- CSRHub. Free registration may be required to see basic data
- Data Center Impact for Social Justice
- Dow Jones Sustainability Index
- Environment Canada: Sustainable Development
- Global Reporting Initiative
- Industry Canada: Corporate Social Responsibility
- International Institute for Sustainable Development
- Network for Business Sustainability
- World Business Council for Sustainable Development
Books in the Western Libraries
For an up-to-date list of books and e-books at Western Libraries, conduct a subject search (in the advanced search option) in Omni for:
- Social responsibility of business
- Sustainable development
- Social entrepreneurship
- Environmental responsibility
- Environmental ethics
- Industries -- Environmental aspects
- Economic development -- Environmental aspects
Conduct a simple search in Omni for search for: Corporate Sustainability.
Conduct a simple search in Omni for search for: Social Responsibility.
Journals in Western Libraries
- Business and Society
- Corporate Responsibility Management
- The Energy Journal
- Energy Policy
- Environment and Development Economics
- Environment, Development and Sustainability
- The International journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology
- Ivey Business Journal
- Journal of Business Ethics
- Journal of Corporate Citizenship
- Management Ethics
- The McGill International Journal of Sustainable Development Law and Policy
- Sustainable Development
Stratos, a Canadian company specializing in corporate sustainability, produced a list of Canadian companies that offered some form of sustainability report. The Stratos report is available online: Building Confidence: Corporate Sustainability Reporting in Canada.
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