The following databases all contain a large number of articles pertaining to the earth sciences. To find articles on topics relating to geology, try searching these first.
- Web of Science
- General Science Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
- Applied Science & Technology Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
- Environment Complete
- Waters and Oceans Worldwide
- Wildlife and Ecology Studies Worldwide
Other Subject-Specific Databases
If you can’t find what you need in any of the core databases, try searching any of the databases below that focus more narrowly on your topic.
A glossary of related terms from the USGS Earthquake Hazards Program.
This website from the Seismology Research Center (SRC) provides earthquake basics, earthquake news, and current research activities at the SRC.
Cal Tech web site that provides general information about earthquakes, earthquake simulation movies, educational tools, and a slip history database.
University of Alaska-Fairbanks site that provides stories about earthquakes and how they occur.
USGS-Earthquakes Hazards Program page that provides history, photos, and accounts of this earthquake.
This site provides information about current research in the areas of waves, earthquake dynamics, unusual earthquakes, earth surface modeling, and more.
This page provides a great deal of information about earthquakes including current and historical earthquakes, photos, maps, and educational materials.