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*Geology & Geophysics*  

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: Feb 16, 2015 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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Get Started with 1Search!

Connect to 1Search  (also available from the library's homepage)

Link to the eJournals list (find specific journal titles)

1Search is a great way to get started on your research.  It lets you search most of our full-text online journal content plus the library's print collection and several online research databases...all in one search. 

Link to OSU Libraries collection (the library catalog)

Trial Database: GeoScieneWorld


Trial resource: GeoScienceWorld

GeoScienceWorld (GSW) is a resource for research and communications in the earth sciences built on a core database of peer-reviewed journals. The database gives researchers a single point of access to 45 full-text scholarly journals plus specialized searching capabilities and links to millions of relevant resources hosted elsewhere on the Web. 

GSW also offers an e-book collection dedicated to the study of the earth sciences.  The full e-book collection contains more than 1,000 earth science titles from 10 leading society publishers.

The trial runs through 3/31/2015.

***Please tell us what you think. Comments on this resource (journal and/or ebook collections) can be submitted on the electronic resource evaluation form.***

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

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


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