AGI Publications

Since 1948, AGI has provided premier publishing, curriculum development, and information services to the geoscience community. Representing over forty earth science societies and other community cooperatives, AGI's publishing efforts increase public awareness of the vital role geology plays in our world.

Careers that Change the World
AGI/SEG

AGI in collaboration with the Society of Exploration Geophysicists created an educational brochur

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Workforce Factoid 2011
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This 1-page informational flyer explains the current status, challenges and future goals of the g

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Careers that Change the World
AGI/SEG

AGI in collaboration with the Society of Exploration Geophysicists created an educational brochur

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Workforce Factoid 2011
AGI

This 1-page informational flyer explains the current status, challenges and future goals of the g

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William H. Langer, Lawrence J. Drew, Janet S. Sachs

Aggregate resources are vital to our way of life because they are the major raw materials used in

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James C. Cobb

This centennial volume was prepared in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the founding of th

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The Bibliography identifies over 62,000 doctoral and masters' theses for degrees granted through 1988....

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Explore the world of the earth sciences through the experiences of professional geoscientists....

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The Careers for Geoscientists video introduces the breadth of scope of the geosciences, including atmosphere, oceans,...

Confessions of an Energy Price Forecaster Cover
John Tobin

This morning you balanced your checkbook with an automatic withdrawal of over $400 for gas and el

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Dawn of the Anthropocene
George A. Seielstad

We live at a time of extraordinary opportunity to be welcomed and not feared.

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Edited by Robert L. Bates and Julia A. Jackson

Contains 8,000 terms and definitions that cover the core vocabulary of the earth sciences.

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Dictionary of Mining and Mineral Terms
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The second edition, containing 28,500 terms, incorporates the technological developments and envi

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Edited by Judith G. Scotchmoor, Dale A. Springer, Brent H. Breithaupt, and Anthony R. Fiorillo

Using dinosaurs to illustrate the nature and methods of science, leading paleontologists relate h

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DGD 2013
Carolyn Wilson

The Directory of Geoscience Departments 48th Edition is the most comprehensive directory and sour

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Data file contains over 15,000 geoscience and environmental science terms.

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Andrew K. Johnston

Earth From Space shows how satellite imaging — also called remote sensing — works and showcases s

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Earth Science Week 2012 Kit
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2012 Earth Science Week theme is "Discovering Careers in the Earth Sciences." Order yours today!

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Earth Science Week 2013 Kit
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Earth Science Week 2013 Toolkit

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Earning an Earth Science Week Activity Patch is a great way for youth groups (Boy Scouts and Girl

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EARTH Workforce Special
EARTH Magazine

This 32-page mini-magazine includes career information about the geosciences, such as salaries, e

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John Pojeta, Jr. and Dale A. Springer

Evolution and the Fossil Record, an eye-catching booklet produced by the American Geological Inst

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Faces of Earth
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Faces of Earth is a 4-hour high-definition television series about the ever-changing planet we li

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Geologic Necktie

AGI now features this stunning 100% silk necktie featuring a N-S swath from the Arctic Island at

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Geology of DC Cover
Edited by John E. Moore and Julia A. Jackson

This useful guide will interest anyone who is curious about the natural history of our nation's c

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GeoRef Serials List

The List contains all the serials covered in the popular GeoRef database and is arranged in two s

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GeoRef Thesaurus, 11th Edition
Edited by Barbara A. Goodman

The 11th edition of the GeoRef Thesaurus is the guide to the 30,800 controlled vocabulary terms u

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J. Douglas Walker and Harvey A. Cohen

One of the best-kept secrets in geology is this handy compilation of geological information.

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Edited by Robert L. Bates, Marla D. Adkins-Heljeson, and Rex C. Buchanan

This introduction to writing, editing, and printing will help students and scientists cope with a

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Edited by Klaus K.E. Neuendorf, James P. Mehl, Jr., and Julia A. Jackson

AGI is proud to feature this Fifth REVISED edition of the Glossary of Geology.

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Edited by William E. Wilson and John E. Moore

This glossary is perfect for anyone who must think and write concisely about hydrology.

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Hubble Cover
Robin Kerrod and Carole Stott

After 17 years, 25,000 astronomical targets and more than 700,000 images, the Hubble Space Telesc

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American Geological Institute and Tasa Graphic Arts, Inc.

Based on the authoritative Glossary of Geology, 4th Edition from the American Geological Institut

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George Veni, Harvey DuChene, Nicholas C. Crawford, Christopher G. Groves, George N. Huppert, Ernst H. Kastning, Rick Olson, Betty J. Wheeler.

Although the term "karst" is not widely known, nearly 25% of the world's population lives in kars

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Living on Unstable Ground
Thomas Holzer

Most of us take the stability of the ground for granted.

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Frank Jacobs and Fritz Kessler

Mapping America: Exploring the Continent is a beautifully illustrated survey of America’s cartogr

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William A. Thomas

The first geologic map was prepared to solve a practical problem involving the distribution of di

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Meeting Environmental Challenges with Remote Sensing Imagery
Rebecca L. Dodge and Russell G. Congalton

Recognizing environmental change is critical to social and economic development.

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Metal Mining and the Environment
Travis L. Hudson, Frederick D. Fox, Geoffrey S. Plumlee

The booklet, Metal Mining and the Environment, and the colorful companion poster offer new tools

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Minerals - Foundations of Society Cover
Ann P. Dorr and Alma Hale Paty

In this richly illustrated 96-page volume, the authors provide an objective overview of non-fuel minerals and the cri

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GlavNIVC

The Natural Resources GIS of Russia provides CD-ROM access to regional-scale geoscience data.

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One Man's Planet
Stephen M. Testa

One Man's Planet is one slightly off-centered geologist's introduction to how politics, pop-cultu

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Over the Mountains
Michael Collier

Geology is thrilling. It's the Earth in all its splendor.

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Professional Women and Minorities Cover
Prepared by Nicole Di Fabio, Carolyn Brandi and Lisa Frehill

Published by The Commission on Professionals in Science and Technology (CPST) in 2008.

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Salaries of Scientists Cover
Prepared by Nathan E. Bell, Nicole M. Di Fabio and Lisa M. Frehill

A collection and summary of more than 80 survey reports on salaries presented in over 250 tables.

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Soils Society and the Environment
Thomas E. Loynachan, Kirk W. Brown, Terence H. Cooper, John M. Kimble, Murray H. Milford, David B. Smith

Soil is a fragile, finite resource.

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Status of Geoscience Workforce 2009
Compiled by Leila Gonzales, Christopher Keane and Cindy Martinez

The Status of the Geoscience Workforce 2009 report is based on original data collected by AGI as

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Status of Geoscience Workforce 2011
Leila Gonzales and Christopher Keane

The Status of the Geoscience Workforce 2011 report is based on original data collected by AGI as

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Sustaining our Soils and Society
Thomas E. Loynachan, Kirk W. Brown, Terence H. Cooper, and Murray H. Milford

The booklet, Sustaining Our Soils and Society, and the colorful poster, Soils Sustain Life, offer

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Water and the Environment
Stephen J. Vandas, Thomas C. Winter, and William A. Battaglin

Water – not oil or minerals – is the most controlling resource on Earth.

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