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This is a general research guide to support OSU's Geology & Geophysics programs. You'll find suggestions for locating books, articles, research tools, and suggested sources on the web.
Last Updated: Jun 18, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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Recommended Databases

  • GeoRef  Icon
    Index to U.S. Geological Survey publications, U.S. and Canadian Masters' theses and Ph.D. dissertations, journal articles, books, maps and government reports.
    Index with some abstracts
    Coverage Dates: 1785 - present
  • Web of Science  Icon
    The Web of Science accesses a multidisciplinary database of bibliographic information gathered from thousands of scholarly journals.
    Index with abstracts.
    Science Citation Index 1970-present
    Social Science Citation Index 1970-present
    Coverage Dates: 1970 - present

Accessing journals

Know which journal you need? To gain access via OSU's subscriptions go to either:

*Verify that the dates of coverage or the print holdings include the volume/issue you need


Additional Databases to Try

  • Academic Search Premier  Icon
    Academic Search Premier provides full text for nearly 4,600 scholarly publications, including full text for more than 3,500 peer-reviewed journals. Coverage spans virtually every area of academic study and offers information dating as far back as 1975. This database is updated daily on EBSCOhost.
    Coverage Dates: 1975 - present
  • Compendex (Engineering Index)  Icon
    Engineering Index (Compendex) covers all areas of engineering including: acoustical; aerospace; automotive; biological; chemical; civil; computer; electrical; electronic; energy;environmental; geologic; mechanical; metallurgical; mining; and robotics.
    Abstracts and index: 1970-present
    Coverage Dates: 1970 - present
  • SciFinder Scholar (Chemical Abstracts)  Icon
    SciFinder Scholar provides electronic searching of Chemical Abstracts (CA) and the CAS Registry file. CA is the world's largest and most up-to-date collection of chemical information, with more than 20 million abstracts of journal articles, patents, and more. CAS Registry contains more than 24,000,000 substance records, including more than 16,000,000 organic and inorganic substances and 4,000,000 biosequences. The Registry is the world's largest collection of organic substance records.
    Coverage Dates: 1907 - present

Access to articles

Even if we don't own something, we'll do our best to get it for you!

Click "360 link to full text" from any database to get to the article you want.
If we don't have direct access, you will be prompted to use the interlibrary loan/scan & deliver form to make a request.


Current E-resources trials

These products are under consideration for our collections and are currently available to the OSU community for a limited time. 

Please let us know what you think via the Electronic Resource Evaluation form. If you have a suggestion for a resource you would like us to consider, please contact your liaison librarian.  

Current & Recent Trials

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