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Glossary of Geology

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Vendor:
American Geological Institute
Producer:
American Geological Institute
Frequency of Updates:
irregular


The online Glossary of Geology contains the nearly 40,000 entries that appeared in the print version of the Fifth Edition. In addition to the Fifth editions's 13,000 updated entries there are over 1,100 changes, emendations, deletions and additions in the online Glossary. More than 100 geoscientists in many specialties reviewed the definitions and added new terms. It is updated regularly to provide online access to terminology in the geosciences, including abbreviations, acronyms, dating of terms, the meaning of prefixes, term preferences, synonyms, syllabification, and background information.

Number of Users:
unlimited
Interlibrary Loan:
Print-only copy permitted
Resource Advocate:
Malcomb, J.
SFX Source:
No
Federated Search:
No

IUB Library Subjects:
  • Geological Sciences

Library of Congress Subjects:

Geology--Dictionaries.