Databases by American Geosciences Institute

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Canadian content


Indexes Canadian geoscience literature primarily related to geology. Mineral assessment reports for Alberta are complete, with other jurisdictions to follow. 

Indexing is based on the controlled vocabulary found in the print GeoRef Thesaurus and the systematic vocabulary terms are available online as hierarchical lists (see this webpage also for a link to the "GeoRef Serials List"). Specific geographic locations are listed as place names, and, for principal locations, latitude and longitude are provided.


Content: Scholarly journals, books, maps, reports, theses and conference proceedings

  • Coverage: 1800+ (updated weekly)
  • Full-text: No (URL provided for documents published on the web)
  • Abstracts: No
  • Provided by: American Geosciences Institute
  • Persistent Links: Instructions for creation

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