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GEOL: Geology: Rocks, Minerals & Formations

This guide will help you find information about topics in Geology, including rocks, minerals, land formations, mining, fracking, and weather.

Books About Rocks, Minerals & Formations

Books located in the Stacks may be borrowed from the Library with your student I.D. card. To view electronic books from off-campus, enter the same login and password that you use to open your "Student Workday" account. The following titles are recommended for Geology.

Government Documents

Geological Story of Pennsylvania, by Barnes, John Henry.

Call number: QE 157 .B37 2014 Online

Publication date: 2014










Nonfuel Mineral Resources of Pennsylvania, by Barnes, John Henry.

Call number: TN 263 .B267 2001 Online

Publication date: 2001








Rocks & Minerals of Pennsylvania, by Barnes, John Henry.

Call number: QE 375.5 .P4 B37 2004 Online

Publication date: 2004



Materials on Reserve

To locate materials that have been placed on reserve by your instructor, click on the Reserve Desk link at the top of the SpartaCat (Library Catalog) search screen. Type in the instructor's name and select "Look Up Items on Reserve by Instructor." This will give you a list of all the titles placed on reserve by your instructor and will tell you how long each item can be checked out for use in the Library.