Earth and Ocean Sciences

27 Geology

Last update: Jun 12/19

Ancillary resources

Volcanic Eruptions: An Interdisciplinary Approach (CC BY)

This resource includes four lessons and makes use of a variety of educational approaches to introduce learners to volcanoes and various aspects of geology.

Maps

U.S. Geological Survey (Public domain)

Real-time or near real-time data and information on current conditions and earth observations.

Textbooks

B.C. Open Textbook Collection: Earth Sciences This is a Canadian created resource(Various CC licences)

A collection of open textbooks relating to various topics in earth sciences.

Geosciences LibreTexts Library (CC BY-NC-SA)

A collection of open textbooks, assignments, and other educational resources on the subject of geosciences.

Introduction to Geology (CC BY-NC-SA)

An open textbook for introductory geology courses created by instructors at Salt Lake Community College.

Laboratory Manual for Introductory Geology (CC BY-SA)

Introduction to Geology is a textbook designed to ease new students into the often complex topics of Geology and the study of our planet and its makeup. The book assists readers through the beginning topics and nomenclature of Geology to familiarize them with Geology’s version of the scientific methods.

Websites

SoilWeb200 This is a Canadian created resource(CC BY-NC-SA)

SoilWeb200 provides students with online, interactive, graphical, video and text-based information to assist them in understanding fundamental soil science concepts. It also relates these concepts to various soil management issues.

SOILx This is a Canadian created resource(CC BY)

An information service for soil types and soil sites across Canada. SOILx enables you to search spatially its database of soil sites and view detailed information on each one.

License

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Geology by BCcampus is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.

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