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Background Info: Background information can be found in reference material and books provide detailed information about specific topics.
Article Databases: Use key geology databases to find new and old journal articles.
Websites: Online resources including associations, collections and other online videos on learning resources.
Maps: Find maps, atlases and more both in print and online.
Citations: Learn to organize your citations for easier access and properly cite in various formats.
GeoRef This link opens in a new window
Citations for U.S. and international journals, conference proceedings, books, reports, theses, and maps in Geology and the Earth Sciences. Includes GeoRef in Process content.
GeoScienceWorld This link opens in a new window
Full text access to a collection of high impact geosciences journals.
Geological Society of America Publications
Full text access to the Geological Society of America's journals including Geology, GSA Bulletin, Geosphere, Lithosphere, GSA Today, and Environmental & Engineering Geoscience.
Covers the literature of geographic information systems, science, and technology. From Esri the company which produces ArcGIS.
ScienceDirect This link opens in a new window
ScienceDirect, aka SciVerse ScienceDirect, contains journal articles and e-books in the life, physical, medical, technical, social sciences, fine arts and humanities from the publisher Elsevier. SciVerse Scopus is not available, please use Web of Science. Opposite click & save the link to the article or download the article to your computer, personal web space, or a flash drive. Do not email yourself a link. Note: ScienceDirect is occasionally inaccessible from off campus. We are working to correct this problem.
A photographic collage depicting the diversity and evolution of life on Earth. (courtesy of NPS)
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