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About Vital Signs Online

Why and how to use Vital Signs Online

Why use this resource?  Use Vital Signs Online to locate background information and statistical data on global trends broadly related to sustainability themes.

What's in this resource? Vital Signs Online is a transdisciplinary full text resource that includes descriptive information about global trends, with accompanying charts and graphs of statistical information.


environment; climate; food; agriculture; global economics and resources; population and society; energy; transportation
Dates of Coverage
Years of coverage of statistical information varies by chart and graph
Truncation or Wildcard None
Phrase Searching "global warming"
WorldWatch Institute
Connect Vital Signs Online (requires UVM netid and password login)