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  • GeoBase  Icon  Icon
    GeoBase is a multidisciplinary database covering human and physical geography, geology, oceanography, geomechanics, alternative energy sources, pollution, waste management and nature conservation.
  • GeoRef (EBSCO Interface)  Icon
    Contains literature of Geology and related topics 1785–Present by the American Geosciences Institute.The database contains over 3.3 million references to geoscience journal articles, books, maps, conference papers, reports and theses.
  • GeoRef Previews
    This free database provides some searchable access to current geoscience publications that are not yet included in the GeoRef Database. The unedited references contain key terms along with bibliographic information, but no abstracts, links to full text, or library holdings are given.
  • Lyell Collection  Icon
    The Lyell Collection provides online full text access to the many of the publications of the Geological Society of London including journals and the full backfile of electronic books in several series (Special Publications, Memoirs, and Conference Proceedings). The collection can be searched through these links, or through the libraries' other tools, KentLINK for ebooks and the eJournal Finder for journals.
  • Zoological Record  Icon  Icon
    Zoological Record is the online version of the print publication detailing animal biology, acting as a taxonomic record and unofficial register of animal names. The database lists references for articles where notes about species appear. The print edition goes back to 1864 and is a good companion to this online source for years before 2004.


  • Academic Search Complete  Icon  Icon
    Provides full text for more than 4,000 scholarly publications covering academic areas of study including social sciences, humanities, education, computer sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, and ethnic studies. This database is updated daily.
  • BIOSIS Previews (including Biological Abstracts)  Icon  Icon
    An international database covering the life science disciplines, indexing nearly 7,000 journals. Updated monthly.
  • Environment Complete  Icon
    Environment Complete is the electronic version of Environment Index, and covers applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more. It contains citations for articles from domestic and international journals, monographs and conference papers of the North American Association of Environmental Educati
  • Web of Science Core Collection  Icon  Icon
    Provides access to three multidisciplinary databases covering selected journal literature and conference proceedings in the areas of the arts and humanities, sciences, and social sciences. Updated weekly.

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Librarian for Geology

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Edith Scarletto
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Room 161
330-672-1674 (AM)

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410 McGilvrey Hall
330-672-2017 (PM)
Subject Librarian for:
Geography, Geology, Maps, GIS

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