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Geology/Earth Sciences: Finding Articles

Full-text Journals

These are only a few of the journals available in print or online through the library:

American Mineralogist

Canadian Journal Of Earth Sciences

Chemical Geology

Geochimca et Cosmochimica Act

Geological Society of American Bulletin



Journal of Paleontology

Memoir (Geological Society of America)




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Geology/ Earth Sciences Databases


These databases offer full text articles and/or citations to articles in the Earth Sciences.

Academic Search Complete -

Provides full text coverage for more than 5,990 general and scholarly publications covering academic areas of study including social sciences, humanities, education, computer sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, and ethnic studies 

Agricola -

A bibliographic database of citations to the agricultural literature created by the National Agricultural Library and its cooperators covering all asepcts of agricultural sciences, botany, ecology and related areas. 

Biodigest -

Citations from over 600 different sources spanning the fields of botany, life sciences, environmental science, health, medicine and zoology.

GeoRef -

Produced by the American Geological Institute, GeoRef is a comprehensive geosciences database containing over 2.8 million bibliographic records to the geoscience literature of the world.  Over 3,500 journals are reviewed for indexing in the database as well as books, maps, governemtn reports, conference papers, and theses and dissertations.

GeoScienceWorld -

A comprehensive Internet resource for research and communications in the geosciences, built on a core database aggregation of peer-reviewed journals, indexed, linked and interoperable with GeoRef

Science and Technology Collection -

Contains over 830 leading full text journals covering relevant aspects of the scientific and technical community.  In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 1,740 publications.

Science Citation Index Expanded -

Provides researchers, faculty and students with quick, powerful access to 6,500 of the world's leading scientific and technical journals bibliographic and citation information needed  to find research data, analyze trends, journals and researchers, and share findings.

ScienceDirect -

Provides access to full text articles for scientific, technical and medical research.

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