ROAD resources covered by GeoRef:


Name: GeoRef

Category of service: Indexing and abstracting databases.

Owner:  American Geosciences Institute

Creation date: 1966


Disciplines covered: geosciences (includes geophysics, economic geology, mineralogy, paleontology, environmental geology, geologic mapping, seismology, and geomorphology)

Geographic coverage: international

Coverage dates: from 1666 to present

Number and types of publications covered: relevant articles from 3500 journals, books, conference proceedings and government documents; theses and dissertations from North America

Number of records in the database: over 3.6 million records, more than 100,000 records added each year

Selection criteria:  relevant documents are selected by subject specialists


Last update: December 2014