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Princeton University. Library
Environment and Ecology in Ecuador
Latin American Ephemera Collections
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2 boxes and 1 linear feet
Storage Note:
  • review: Boxes 1-2; 001; 002
Spanish; Castilian


This collection contains ephemera pertaining to environmental and ecological issues in Ecuador. It consists of pamphlets, flyers, and serials published between 1987 and 2003, although the majority of documents were published after the mid 1990s. General subjects addressed by the ephemera include the petroleum industry, the role of foreign oil companies in Ecuador, sustainable development, environmental education, and conservation of land, resources, and species.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

This collection contains pamphlets, flyers, and serials published in Ecuador between 1987 and 2003, although most of the collection dates from between 2000 to 2002. The content touches on environmental and ecological issues in Ecuador's vast climate, which includes coasts, rainforests, jungles and the Andes mountains. Issues addressed include land and species conservation, natural resources, environmental education, sustainable development and special focus on the petroleum industry and role of foreign oil companies in the development and environment of Ecuador.


All items have been arranged alphabetically first by publisher, and then by title.

Collection History

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Aimée Contreras, Lauren Hooten and Amanda Post Whitehead in 2005. Finding aid written by Aimée Contreras, Lauren Hooten and Amanda Post Whitehead in 2005.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

GF532.E2 E584 1987q

The Latin American ephemera collections are open for research use.

Originals are stored offsite at the ReCAP facility. Microfilm surrogates can be consulted in Microforms Service, Firestone Library (

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. To cite or publish quotations that fall within Fair Use, as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission is required. For instances beyond Fair Use, it is the responsibility of the researcher to determine whether any permissions related to copyright, privacy, publicity, or any other rights are necessary for their intended use of the Library's materials, and to obtain all required permissions from any existing rights holders, if they have not already done so. Princeton University Library's Special Collections does not charge any permission or use fees for the publication of images of materials from our collections, nor does it require researchers to obtain its permission for said use. The department does request that its collections be properly cited and images credited. More detailed information can be found on the Copyright, Credit and Citations Guidelines page on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us through the Ask Us! form.

Credit this material:

Environment and Ecology in Ecuador; Latin American Ephemera Collections, Princeton University Library

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Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-5964
Storage Note:
  • review: Boxes 1-2; 001; 002

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Existence and Location of Copies


MICROFILM 7829 (Master printing copy. Available for reproduction only.)

Related Materials

Additional material related to the subjects addressed in this collection may be found in the Guide to the Princeton University Latin American Microfilm Collections, as well as available supplements.

Subject Terms:
Conservation of natural resources -- Ecuador.
Ecology -- Ecuador.
Environmental education -- Ecuador.
Environmental policy -- Ecuador.
Environmental protection -- Ecuador.
Land conservation -- Ecuador.
Petroleum industry -- Ecuador.
Sustainable development -- Ecuador.