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GY: Geology: Websites

A guide to selected geology resources in the University Library at the University of South Alabama.

Public Databases for Geology

The links below are from the many governmental bodies, professional organizations, educational institutions, and even individuals who have made freely available a wealth of data in geology in the form of databases, datasets, atlases, maps, etc.  Of particular note is the United States Geological Survey for which there is a separate list of links in the box to the right.

Encyclopedias & Handbooks Online

Dictionaries & Glossaries Online


Geology Resources at USA

USGS links

USGS publications are indexed in GeoRef and often include a link to the full-text online.  Older USGS publications not yet online may be in our library; look for them by searching in our online catalog BearCat.

Portals & Web Guides

Image resources