Geology

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Contact information and web sites for State Geological Surveys.

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Selected Famous People in Geology and Speleology, provided by Jochen Duckeck (see terms of use).

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"The National Directory of Geoscience Data Repositories is the report of a survey conducted by the American Geological Institute in 1996. Repositories holding geoscience data, particularly cores, cuttings, and paper records were surveyed and compiled into a report. This report is now available electronically via this web site. Please check back soon for additional data repositories and new ways of accessing the data." from Web site

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Access to bibliographic and full-text patent databases of the US Patent and Trademark Office (PTO).

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"Finding your perfect college fit doesn't need to be a major headache. We've compiled search tools for some of the best colleges and universities, articles, and resources to help you find the right school, contact admissions officials instantly, excel on tests, and pay for college.

It's never too early in your college career to start planning for graduate school. Some of the best tools for finding the right graduate program, contacting admissions officials, excelling on tests, and then financing your education are just a click away." from web site

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"The completely updated and expanded 2008-2009 Edition provides key biographical facts on the more than 40,000 men and women leading today’s scientific and technological revolution. You’ll find the exclusive “life records,” including personal data, achievements, discoveries, research findings, patents, and career histories of today’s leaders from all areas of pure and applied science and engineering including:

  • Architecture
  • Chemical engineering
  • Computer science
  • Electrical engineering
  • Information science
  • Life sciences
  • Materials engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine
  • Physical sciences
  • Social sciences
  • Systems engineering
With almost 20,000 new people listed and approximately 15,000 updated biographies, Who’s Who in Science and Engineering offers the most current biographical information available." from publisher's web site

Science Reference Q141 .W576

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