General Resources

On the Earth System Science of North America

Books and Websites

Maps (printed)

Maps (online)

Other General Resources on Earth System Science

Geologic Time Resources


  • Allaby, M., 2013, A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences, Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.
  • Bates, R. L., & J. A. Jackson, 1984, Dictionary of Geological Terms, 3rd edition, Anchor Press, Garden City, NY.
  • McGraw-Hill Education, 2003, McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Geology and Mineralogy, McGraw-Hill, New York.
  • Neuendorf, K. K. E., J. P. Mehl, Jr., & J. A. Jackson, 2011, Glossary of Geology, 5th edition, revised, American Geological Institute, Alexandria, VA, 800 pp.

Earth System Science Organizations

General Earth Science Education Resources



Science education organizations