General Resources

On the Earth System Science of North America


  • Bally, A.W., and Palmer, A.R., eds., 1989, The geology of North America—An overview, v. A of The geology of North America. Geological Society of America: Boulder, CO, 619 p

Maps (printed)

Maps (online)

Geologic time resources online


  • Allaby, M., 2013, A dictionary of geology and Earth sciences. Oxford University Press: Oxford, UK
  • Bates, R. Latimer, & Jackson, J. A., 1984, Dictionary of geological terms (3rd ed.), Anchor Press: Garden City, NY
  • McGraw-Hill Education, 2003, McGraw-Hill dictionary of geology and mineralogy. McGraw-Hill: New York

Earth system science organizations

General Earth Science Education Resources


Science education organizations