GEOBASE (external link) together with GeoRef, is the main bibliographical database for Earth Sciences. GEOBASE contains more than 2.4 million bibliographical entries and abstracts from around 2,000 international journals and other sources, with about 150,000 new entries being added each year.


GEOBASE is part of the Engineering Village (external link) platform by Elsevier and can be searched together with GeoRef. The search results can be localized geographically on Google Maps.


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