About this Guide
This guide provides resources that may be useful to students enrolled in ACC Geology classes, or any student interested in resources related to geology. The tabs above will guide you to different types of resources.
Browsing the Geology Collection
If you would like to browse the bookshelves, most Geology related materials are in the QE section of the library shelves.
Library Catalog Search Strategies
Search the Library Catalog for books and other materials. Some helpful search terms for Geology are:
Smart Geology-Features a handy mineral chart, mineral classification, compact geological time-scale, a geology dictionary, and more. (Android)
NASA Earth as Art-Features images of Earth from the Terra, Landsat 5, Landsat 7, EO-1, and Aqua satellites. (iOS)
Google Earth-Search for cities, places, and businesses; browse layers including roads, borders, places, photos and more; visit the Earth Gallery to find exciting maps such as real-time earthquakes, planes in flight, hiking trails, city tours, and more. (iOS/Android)
Geologic Time Scale-Basic geologic time scale taken from the 2009 version published by The Geological Society of America minus the age and magnetic polarity columns. (Android)
Lambert-Turns your iPhone (or iPad) into a geological compass. (iOS)