The mission of KGS is to increase knowledge and understanding of the mineral, energy, and water resources, geologic hazards, and geology of Kentucky for the benefit of the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the nation.
If you would like to browse for books on your topic, use the LC classification for Geology.
QC 801-809 - Geophysics
QC 811-849 - Geomagnatism
QE 1-350 - General
QE 351-399 - Mineralogy
QE 420-499 - Petrology
QE 521-545 - Volcanoes & Earthquakes
QE 601-613 - Structural Geology
QE 640-699 - Stratigraphy
QE 701-760 - Paleontology
QE 761-899 - Paleozoology
QE 901-996 - Paleobotany
The Department of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences will provide significant contributions to the UK goal of achieving Top 20 Public Research University status through:
The USGS is a science organization that provides impartial information on the health of our ecosystems and environment, the natural hazards that threaten us, the natural resources we rely on, the impacts of climate and land-use change, and the core science systems that help us provide timely, relevant, and useable information.