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Government Documents on Geology: U.S. Geological Survey

Government Documents on Geology

U.S. Geological Survey

This lists some of the many useful government publications on geology. Most are produced by the U.S. Geological Survey which is a branch of the U.S. Dept. of the Interior and most are located in the EAS Library.

United States Geological Survey Yearbook (also in microfiche (MF)  
U.S. Geological Survey General Publications  
U.S. Geological Survey Bulletins
(Results of geological studies)
U.S. Geological Survey Circulars
(Reports on geological studies)
Water Supply Papers
(Water resources research reports)
Publications of the U.S. Geological Survey  
Professional Papers
(Formal reports of USGS studies)
National Water Conditions  
Water Resources Investigations
(Informal water resources studies & reports)
Water Resources Data for Indiana  
Earthquakes & Volcanoes  
Open-File Reports  
7.5' Topographic Maps (States) HIKS
1:50,000 Topographic Maps (States) HIKS
U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series (CD-ROM)  
Minerals Yearbook
Soil Surveys
(Surveys of soils in individual counties done by the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service and its predecessor the Soil Conservation Service.)
NASA Earth Science
National Mine Map Repository (Searchable database-No map images.)
U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey Annual Reports 1837-1965 (Historically valuable annual reports submitted to Congress)

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