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 online


  • Allaby, M., 2013, A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences, Oxford University Press, New York, 672 pp.
  • Bates, R. Latimer, and J. A. Jackson, 1984, Dictionary of Geological Terms, 3rd edition, Anchor Press, Garden City, NY, 576 pp.
  • McGraw-Hill Education, 2003, McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Geology and Mineralogy, McGraw-Hill, New York, 420 pp.
  • Neuendorf, K. K. E., J. P. Mehl Jr., and 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