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Subject Guide: Geography

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Books in Print | Periodicals | Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc. | Subscription Databases | E-Journals | E-Books | Professional Associations | Other Online Resources

Books in Print: LC Call Numbers in Stacks

Location In Stacks

Range | Subject
G1 - G922 | Geography: General
G1000 - G3122 | Atlases
GA101 - GA1776 | Cartography
GB400 - GB649 | Geomorphology, Landforms, Terrain
GB651 - GB2998 | Hydrology
GC1 - GC1581 | Oceanography
GF1 - GF900 | Human Geography

Periodicals in Print: DDCS Call Numbers

Location | Title
505 | Nature: 1980 to date
507 | Science Scope: 2003 to date
551.805 | Tectonics: 1993 to date
910.5 | National Geographic: 1980-2001

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online •

Literati •

Subscription Databases

Complete list of subscription databases

Academic Search Complete •,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=a9h

Agricola •,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=agr

Environment Index •,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=egh

GeoBase •;FSIP

GeoRef •,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=geh

GeoScience World •

GreenFILE •,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=8gh

Ingenta •

JSTOR Arts and Sciences I, II, and III - Interdisciplinary Collections •

Lexis-Nexis/Academic Universe •

McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology •

Science & Technology Collection •,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=syh

SciFinder Web • Follow specific instructions at to access.

WorldCat •;FSIP%20


Complete list of subscription e-journals

Other suggested e-journals and e-journal collections:

Electronic Full Text Journals (Search "Geography") •

American Meteorological Society

Annual Review: Earth and Planetary Sciences

Annual Review: Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics

Annual Review: Environment and Resources

Directory of Open Access Journals

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Nature: International Weekly Journal of Science



Complete list of subscription e-books

Other suggested e-books and e-book collections:

Abrupt Climate Change: Inevitable Surprises (2002)

Alternate Dictionary of Remote Sensing

Books Online: GE: Environmental Sciences

Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)

Enabling Ocean Research in the 21st Century: Implementation of a Network of Ocean Observatories (2003) •

Evolution of Physical Oceanography (MIT OpenCourseWare)

Factors Affecting the Utilization of the International Space Station for Research in the Biological and Physical Sciences (2003) •

Fluid Dynamics (MIT OpenCourseWare)

Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names Online

Glossary of Cartographic Terms

Hathi Trust Digital Library

IMA Commission on New Minerals and Mineral Names 1998

Internet Archive

National Academy Press

Online Books Page

University of California Press

USGS Water Related-Water Supply Papers Online

Virtual Geomorphology

Professional Associations

American Geological Institute •

American Geophysical Union •

Association of American State Geologists •

Geological Society of America (GSA) •

International Association of Geomorphologists •

Scholarly societies - Earth Sciences •

Seismological Society of America •

U. S. Geological Survey (USGS) •

Other Suggested Online Geography Resources

Archive Photos •

Ask-A-Geologist •

BioOne •

Earth Resources Observation Systems (EROS) Data Center •

EarthTrends •

Effects of Offshore Oil and Gas Development: Bibliography •

ESRI Mapping and Demographics •

ERSYS (Earth Resource System) •

Field Geology •

Franklin Institute Hotlist: Geology •

Geographic data • •

Geographical/geological maps •

Geography International Network •

Geosource •

Geographic Names Information System

GeoCommunity: Portal for Geospatial Technologists •

GeoNet: Geographic Names Server •

Geographical Information Systems & Maps •

Geospatial Data Clearinghouse •

GeoVista •

Global Hydrology & Climate Center •

How Far is It? •

NASA Earth Observatory •

National Geophysical Data Center Web •

Research Gate •

Resources for Geographers •

Tapestry of Time and Terrain •

Understanding Our Planet Through Chemistry •

USGS National Earth Quake Information Center •

U.S. Department of the Interior; Bureau of Land Management •

U.S. Geological Survey •

Virtual Geography Department •

WWW Virtual Library: Earth Science •


Global Change Data & Information System •

National Climatic Data Center •

National Snow & Ice Data Center •

Earthquakes & Other Hazards

Global Volcanism Program •

National Information Services for Earthquake Engineering •

National Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Program •

Tsunami Research Center •

Tsunami Web Site •

USGS Earthquake Hazards Program •

Virtual Earthquake •

Volcano References Site •

Volcanoes •


Color Landform Atlas of the United States •

Digital Atlas of New York City •

Map Machine by National Geographic •

Library of Congress: Map Collections:1500-2003 •

National Geologic Map Database •

The National Map: Historical Topographic Map Collection •

Periodical Historical Atlas of Europe C.E.1 to 2000 •

Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection: UT-Austin •

Topology Atlas •

Water Resources

American Rivers •

Evolution of Physical Oceanography (MIT OpenCourseWare) •

Fluid Dynamics (MIT OpenCourseWare) •

Hydrology & Connection to National Water Data Exchange (NAWDEX) •

NOAA’s National Oceanographic Service •

National Oceanographic Data Center •

ReefBase: GIS on Coral Reefs •

Surf Your Watershed: Louisiana •

Toxic Substances Hydrology Program •