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Articles in databases

These are the essential databases for Geology. For a longer list see the comprehensive list of Geology databases.

  • Academic Search Complete:
    An all-inclusive scholarly and multidisciplinary database. Recommended for general topics; Full text included; KYVL; ( + )
  • Applied Science and Technology:
    Science research for practical applications, technology, and inventions. Full text included; ( + )
  • General Science Abstracts:
    A science index for students and non-specialists. Citation only; ( + )
  • GeoRef:
    The definitive geology database. Citation only; ( + )
  • JSTOR:
    Scholarly journals in the humanities, sciences, and business. Full text included; ( + )
  • ScienceDirect:
    Articles and book chapters in the sciences (limited open access). Full text included; ( + )
  • SciTech Connect:
    Science, technology, and engineering research (limited full-text). Citation only; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )

Books and media

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  • Steely's Books and Media:
    Search Discovery for books and media. Recommended for general topics; Full text included; Ebook collection; NKU specific materials; Open access; ( + )

RECOMMENDED eBOOKS:

  • Geology
    EBSCO eBook (1999) eBook;

RECOMMENDED PRINT BOOKS:

Dana's New Mineralogy: the System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana
REF QE372 .D23 1997
Encyclopedia of Earthquakes and Volcanoes
REF QE521 .R58 2007eb
Encyclopedia of the Earth Sciences
REF QE5 .E5137
Encyclopedia of Volcanoes
REF QE522 .E53 2000eb
Field Description of Metamorphic Rocks
REF QE475.A2 F79 1984
Guide to USGS Geologic and Hydrologic Maps
REF QE77 .G84

BROWSE BOOKS AND MEDIA:

  • QE1—996.5   -   Geology
  • QE1—350.62   -   General Including geographical divisions
  • QE351—399.2   -   Mineralogy
  • QE420—499   -   Petrology
  • QE500—639.5   -   Dynamic and structural geology
  • QE521—545   -   Volcanoes and earthquakes
  • QE601—613.5   -   Structural geology
  • QE640—699   -   Stratigraphy
  • QE701—760   -   Paleontology
  • QE760.8—899.2   -   Paleozoology
  • QE901—996.5   -   Paleobotany

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