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A guide for doing research in geology and Earth science.


This guide is designed to help you with research in geology.  Use the tabs to find help in finding different types of sources.

For broader research in Earth Science, you may also want to use these guides:

Grand Canyon, Arizona

Grand Canyon, Arizona

View of the Grand Canyon in Arizona showing the different layers of rock that were exposed as the Colorado River eroded the canyon.

Source:  National Park Service

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This guide was created by Annie Platoff at the UCSB Library and licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-Share Alike 4.0 International License.

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Kristen LaBonte
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