Geoscience 480

Dr. Russ Colson

Library Instruction Session
Stacy Voeller, Electronic Resources Librarian

EBSCO - Academic Search Premier
The world’s largest academic multi-disciplinary database, 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.

EBSCO - MasterFILE Premier
This multidisciplinary database provides full text for more than 2,050 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also includes more than 350 full text reference books, 84,606 biographies, 88,463 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 107,135 photos, maps and flags.

GeoBase (First Search)
The GeoBase database contains worldwide literature on geography, geology, and ecology. FirstSearch covers 49 databases ranging in subject areas from Arts & Humanities, Business & Economics, Conferences & Proceedings, Consumer Affairs & People, Education, Engineering & Technology, General & Reference, General Science, Life Sciences, Medicine & Health Sciences, News & Current Events, Public Affairs & Law, and Social Sciences. 


Ingenta is a multidisciplinary database providing access to article summaries from over 27,000+ publications.

Collection of over 1 million articles from 1995 to present covers a wide  variety of subject areas and disciplines, including: Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Business & Management Science, Chemistry, Clinical Medicine, Earth Sciences, Economics, Engineering & Technology, Environmental Science, Materials Science, Mathematics & Computer Science, Microbiology & Immunology, Neurosciences, Pharmacology & Toxicology, Physics, and Social Sciences. Full-text access to over 687 journals subscribed to by the University of Minnesota Twin Cities Library.

American Geological Institute
Large site for this national organization that links to many other Geological associations, as well as several publications,  databases and other on-line information resources.

Geosciences Websites
A list of websites compiled by the members of Unidata.

Earth, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
Geosciences resources including journals, discussion groups, and career information. 

Geoscience Information Society Members' Home Pages
A list of websites compiled by the Geoscience Information Society.

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