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Essential databases for earth science research

Other earth sciences databases, full-text publications, and handbooks

Full text publications in geoscience


Journal articles and ebooks covering the subjects of geology, mineralogy, geochemistry, petrology, paleontology, stratigraphy, geophysics, hydrology, and areal geology. Also provides access to all the content available from the GeoRef database. Includes OpenGeoSci, a map-enhanced interface that allows users to search and discover content by geographic location.

Geological Society of America

Geological Society of London

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)

Society of Exploration Geophysicists Digital Library  

Find journals, ebooks, proceedings and abstracts.

Society of Petroleum Engineers eLibrary (SPE)

US Geological Survey Publications Warehouse

Find specific bulletins, papers, and maps in "Advanced Search."  Use the pull-down menus to limit by series and number.

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