Skip to main content

Geoscience : Home

Geoscience is the term used for the study of the science of the earth. Geoscience can cover a wide range of geological research concerning natural hazards, climatology, mineralogy, soil science, geological oceanography, glaciology, and more.

Reference & Research Help

Ways to Get Research Help


Visit us at the
Info & Research Help Desk


Call Us
(During Info & Research Help Desk Hours)

(401) 874-2653


Chat With Us
(During Info & Research Help Desk Hours)

Click Here to Start


Email Us
(After Regular Hours)

urilibrarian@gmail.com

(Please allow 2-3 business days for a response)

Welcome to the Geosciences Guide

Geoscience is the term used for the study of the science of the earth. Geoscience can cover a wide range of geological research concerning natural hazards, climatology, mineralogy, soil science, geological oceanography, glaciology, and more. This guide will direct you to many helpful resources concerning the study of the geosciences via a number of reference books, online articles, trusted web resources, and much more.

Each yellow tab located above will help you to locate different resources available at the Carothers Library. Each tab is separated by in-print reference sources, online articles and databases and helpful website links.

Helpful subject headings to search for information on the geosciences in the catalog are:

  • Earth Sciences
  • Geology
  • Mineralogy
  • Sediments Geology
  • Glaciology
  • Oceanography
  • Climatology

Department Publications

These are the latest publications from faculty members in this department.

Loading

Need help?

Click on the black arrow to open the chat in a new window.

If we're not online, please email us at urilibrarian@gmail.com. Please allow 1-2 business days for a response.

About This Guide

This guide was originally created by Anthony Loffredio 7/2012.

Revised by Alexa Roy 10/12

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.