General Earth Science WWW Resources
- General Earth Science links
- Lists of Earth Science departments and institutions
- Organisations and institutions
- Journals and Publishers
- Searching the Web
These vary in style and flavour depending largely on whether they are hosted by academic or commercial servers. Academic resources are often better focussed, but might be less regularly maintained.
PSIgate Earth Sciences Gateway
Physical Sciences information gateway from the UK academic community's Resource Discovery Network. Selected, annotated, high-quality sites.
Geoscience Internet Links
University of Mainz. Mostly links to departments, institutions, journals: fewer general links here now. Links to other links pages.
Earth/Geoscience Information on the WWW
Illinois State Geological Survey. Updated site Aug 2003.
NewScientist.com Web Links, Geology section
Athena Earth Science Resources
with emphasis on mineralogy, by Pierre Perroud, Geneva. Still there, with 2002 modification date, but uncertain how current all the links are.
General and virtual field trip links collected by Richard Robinson, Santa Monica College, still maintained, March 2003
Worth Publishers - GeologyLink
Still there and trying to keep current
Earth Pages, from Blackwell's publishers, includes a links
Galaxy Earth Science Links
ANON - Another Node On the interNet
Resources for Geosciences, Mathematics and Computing, from John Butler at the University of Houston, including the Virtual Geosciences Professor. John Butler passed away in October 2001, but this valuable resource is still there.
Geological Society of London
Annotated links, suitable for teaching and learning
A Geologist's Lifetime Field List
Old site, but still intermittently maintained, of links featuring wonders of the geological world.
Oxford's list of UK Earth Science departments
European List from Mainz
and for the rest of the world:
Africa ; America ; Asia ; Australia & Oceania
N American Geoscience Departments (originally by V.J.
Ansfield, S Dakota)
Illinois State Geological Survey list (last updated Oct
The Geological Society, London
Geological Society of America
American Geophysical Union
American Geological Institute
Including links to and information about Geotimes, Georef, publications and member societies.
Mineralogical Society of America
A list from the University of Mainz
Geoscience Journals, University of Mainz
Links to publishers:
On modern browsers searching has got easier and not so much advice is necessary - the browser itself will provide links to the better search engines.