The Sustainable Organization Library

The Sustainable Organization Library (SOL) contains more than 10,000 individually searchable chapters, case studies and journal papers drawn from more than 800 book and journal volumes, published by the leading independent sustainability publisher, Greenleaf Publishing, and a number of partner organizations. Each item carries its own metadata, which means that the collection is fully searchable at the chapter/article level. SOL can be used in many ways including:

  • Practical support for learning and research
  • Many case studies for teaching and learning
  • Support for and demonstration of CSR values
  • Cross-functional and cross-disciplinary uses
  • Support for waste reduction initiatives
  • Help in engagement with staff and stakeholders            

SOL gives instant access to leading thinkers on sustainability; hundreds of case studies on best practice from international organizations; and research to inspire the next generation of socially responsible leaders. SOL covers topics including sustainability, responsible business, ethics, corporate governance, development economics and the environment. SOL is a unique, easy-to-use and very substantial information and reference library, available across your entire organization and accessible from any workstation or mobile/tablet device.

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  • Outright purchase
  • Campus/institutional subscription
  • Multi-year agreements
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Sustainable Development Goals

Greenleaf Publishing works closely with the United Nations Global Compact and Principles for Responsible Management Education and we fully support the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), formally adopted at the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit in September 2015.

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SOL also supports the Ten Principles of the United Nations Global Compact

SOL supports the ten principles that underpin the UN Global Compact by providing a rich resource of research papers, case studies, articles and examples of best practice from which you can benchmark your own commitments on sustainability and related fields.

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