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OCLC World Cat
Find your source in a library near you! World Cat is a helpful tool for locating books and journals you may need to complete your assignment.
Google Scholar Guide
This guide will show you how to customize your search for enhanced article access.
This site collects news and creates simple articles explaining various geological references.
Digital Library for Earth System Education
Built by the National Science Foundation and communities of educators, students, and scientists to support Earth system education at all levels.
US Geological Survey
The USGS is a science organization that provides impartial information on the health of our ecosystems and environment, the natural hazards that threaten us, the natural resources we rely on, the impacts of climate and land-use change, and the core science systems that help us provide timely, relevant, and useable information.
National Geologic Map Database
Browse or search for maps of varying scales depicting regions of geological interest.
U.S. Geological Survey Warehouse
The Pubs Warehouse provides access to over 130,000 publications written by USGS scientists over the century-plus history of the bureau
GeoRef Open-Access Journals / Series
GeoRef covers journals and series that are openly available on the web. Only journals and series that appear to provide stable open-access to current issues, have multiple issues available for use, and appear to plan to continue to be available in an open manner are included. Journals that require subscriptions to current issues are not included.
This list is updated frequently as availability of openly accessible publications grows.
Science.gov - Gateway to US government science information
Science.gov is a gateway to government science information and research results. Currently in its fifth generation, Science.gov provides a search of over 60 scientific databases and 200 million pages of science information with just one query, and is a gateway to over 2200 scientific Websites. Science.gov is an interagency initiative of 19 U.S. government science organizations within 15 Federal Agencies. These agencies form the voluntary Science.gov Alliance which governs Science.gov.