Here you will find recommended reading lists and online resources for popular research topics and courses in the geosciences, with a focus on Texas geology. Discover essential publications, agencies, government series, theses and dissertations, databases, style guides, and more!
Course Guides Gems and Gemology. GEO 347K Gem and Gem Minerals.
Minerals and Earth Materials Resource Guide. GEO 416K Earth Materials.
Austin: The Lay of the Land. Includes Travis County.
Big Bend. Includes Trans-Pecos area.
Edwards Aquifer, Central Texas.
Llano Uplift, Central Texas.
Series Bureau of Economic
Geology (BEG) : Publication Guide.
Decade of North American Geology (D-NAG). Series established by the Geological Society of America.
Frequently Asked for Series. AAPG, BEG, GSA, GSL, SEPM, USGS.
United States Geological Survey (USGS) : Publication Guide.
Geology : General Reference
Energy and Earth Resources.
Self-Presentation in the Sciences. Style guides to geoscientific and technical writing. Citing and evaluating electronic sources. Professional and résumé guides.
Find Articles and Databases Conducting Geological Research: Tutorial. Introduction to GeoRef, GeoScienceWorld, Lyell Collection, and AAPG Datapages.
Databases : Geological Sciences. Starting research here!
Tutorials and Guides.