Subject guide for Geography

Key resources Where to study
Use StarPlus to find online and print materials including books, journals and databases. The Information Commons is where you'll find most of the books recommended for your modules. In some cases these will also be available as ebooks. The IC provides a range of study environments, including bookable group study rooms and silent study space.
Use myResource Lists to find materials on your reading lists. Alternative study spaces are available at Western Bank Library where you'll find books, theses, print journals and the map collection.
Information about our other sites
Key databases Useful web resources
Scopus Royal Geographical Society (with IBG)
Web of Science British Geological Survey
Digimap via EDINA Useful websites for Maps

Other useful databases for geography

OpenGeoscience
Information literacy Contacts and News

Information skills tutorials for geography

Information literacy

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