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Geosciences

A guide to the resources for geology and geophysics

Popular vs Scholarly Journals

Research vs. Review Articles

Try These Databases First

GeoRef
Provides comprehensive coverage of the geology and geophysics of the world.  Focus is primarily on geology and geophysics as it pertains to the geology of an area.

Scopus
An excellent interdisciplinary abstract and citation database, includes peer-reviewed titles from international publishers, Open Access journals, conference proceedings, trade publications, quality web sources.

Web of Science
Provides access to over 8700 journals from various disciplines from 1900-.

Google Scholar

Easy access to the peer-reviewed literature in the Geosciences