Locally Relevant

Guides and Search

  • Digital Librarian Guide to Geology
  • GEOindex  a Search Engine from the Datasurge Company desinged for the Geo-Environmental professional and covering geotechnical, environmental, hydrogeological, geological, mining, and petroleum topics
Data and Resources
  • Digital Library of Geologic Field Relations and Features  a collaborative effort cataloguing slides of a wide range of geologic field relations and features from diverse, world-wide settings, currently contains over 2000 slides
  • GEOID (GEOscience Interactive Databases) a GIS based database system with menu-driven data manipulation, search, and plotting tools designed for earth scientists' use in research and education. GEOID have been designed and developed by the GIS group at Cornell University, Institute for the Study of the Continents and Department of Geological Sciences.
  • NOAA National Geophysical Data Center provides stewardship, products, and services for geophysical data from our Sun to Earth and Earth's sea floor and solid earth environment, including Earth observations from space.
  • Earth Science World Image Bank a service provided by the American Geological Institute (AGI). This Image Bank is designed to provide quality geoscience images to the public, educators, and the geoscience community.
  • Mineralogy Database contains 4,714 individual mineral species descriptions with links and a comprehensive image library. Appears to be dormant but still relevant
  • British Geological Survey Data and Research from the BGS, much of it open access
  • US Geological Survey Maps, Imagery, and Publications Maps, photos, data, and publications from the USGS, much of it open access
  • Smithsonian Science Geology Research news and archive
  • US Global Change Research Information Office provides access to data and information on climate change research, adaptation/mitigation strategies and technologies, and global change-related educational resources on behalf of the various US Federal Agencies that are involved in the US Global Change Research Program (USGCRP).
  • Global Change Master Directory NASA directory holds more than 25,000 Earth science data set and service descriptions, which cover subject areas within the Earth and environmental sciences

This is a subpage of the Physics, Chemistry, Astronomy, Math page, which you should also consult.