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Research guide for the geological sciences and includes information for Earth Science and Policy, Earth Sciences, and Geobiology

Finding Geologic Maps

You can search Lion Search for maps in our libraries.



Call number ranges for geosciences

Understanding Call Numbers Guide

QE1-996.5 Geology

QC801-809 Geophysics

GB3-5030 Physical geography

Basic book searching

  • Use the Keyword function and combine terms to search on a topic then use the subject headings from relevant books for additional search terms.
  • Write down the call number and location for any book you want. If the item is not at your campus use the "I Want It" button to request it. 
  • For electronic books, click the link under the words "online content" to access the full text

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