GeoScience World

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GeoScience World (GSW) is a nonprofit corporation formed by a group of geoscientific organizations. The founding organizations include AAPG, AGI, GSA, GSL, MSA, SEPM, and SEG.

The GSW Millennium Collection, an online service provided by GSW, includes peer-reviewed articles and other materials with linked reference lists from more than 30 high-impact journals in a broad range of geosciences areas.

For a list of GSW journal and coverage information, please refer to  Journals.

GSW is also integrated with GeoRef, the premier abstracting and indexing database in geosciences field. Users have the option to either search full text across all GSW journals or search GSW journals and GeoRef at the same time. For search help, please see here.


Help is available on each page from the icon in the upper tab line.

For help using these indexes see: How do I find an article on my topic?

User tools and features

Alert service is available. Please see : Alerts.

Dates covered

Varies by title.

Updating frequency

Continuous, even before printed versions are issued.

Type of coverage

Tables of contents; citations; abstracts with linked references; full-text articles (PDF and HTML full text).

Print counterpart or
related resources

Some individual journals are also published in paper format, and QuickSearch lists those available at Rutgers.

Producer/content provider

GeoScience World

Vendor/electronic presentation provider

HighWire/Stanford University Libraries

Core Subject(s)