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Geology: Find Articles

The study or science of the earth, its history, and its life as recorded in the rocks; the study of geologic features of an area.

Find Geology Journal Articles

Locating Sources

Geologists publish in sometimes hard to locate sources. Often they will be special reports or series published by federal and state geological surveys.

  • The USGS and GSA publish many series. Check out their tab above for more information.
  • You must decide if your source is a journal article or a report from an agency. Look up reports by the author or title of the report in the Library Catalog.
  • Check MaineCat for sources relating to the state of Maine. The University and State Library have an extensive collection.
  • ASK for Help! These citations are often tricky. ==> see my contact info to the right.
  • Expect to request titles from Interlibrary Loan (ILL).


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