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Geochemistry & Petrology: Quick Resource References

A guide providing suggested resources and other information for beginning research on the topics of Geochemistry and Petrology.

Quick Resources

  • Geology Dictionary - definitions, images and short articles about the most common used geological terms.
  • Dictionary of Geological Terms - contains more than 500 terms related to geology but does not contain any links to images or diagrams.
  • Encyclopedia of Geology - covers all aspects of geology with articles being explained at a level that allows undergrads and lay people to understand them.
  • Encyclopedia of Earth - collection of authoritative, nontechnical language articles written by scientists, teachers and practitioners covering all aspects of the Earth Sciences.