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GSA JOURNALS

All journals are available by subscription or Bloc of Docs (7 or 15 downloads). Back issues of printed journals available by mail.

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Geology

Innovative, timely, provocative, and of interest to a broad audience

Impact Factor

2016: 4.548

5-year: 4.813

Cited half-life: >10 years

#1 in “geology” category for 10 years in a row

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GSA Bulletin

Published since 1890; covers all aspects of the geosciences

Impact Factor

2016: 4.332

5-year: 4.730

Cited half-life: >10 years

#12 “geosciences, multidisciplinary category”

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Geosphere

Online-only format encourages animations and interactivity; high-quality research results from all geoscience fields

Impact Factor

2016: 2.262

5-year: 2.573

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Lithosphere

Popular papers on processes that affect the crust, upper mantle, landscapes, and sedimentary systems at all spatial and temporal scales

 

Impact Factor

2016: 2.618

5-year: 2.858

#24 in "geochemistry and geophysics" category

 

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GSA Today

Science and news magazine keeps GSA members informed; monthly science article is open access

Note: Subscription is a benefit of GSA membership.

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Environmental & Engineering

Geoscience: Explores issues relating to the interaction of people with hydrologic and geologic systems

Note: Subscription is a benefit of Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists membership.

GSA BOOKS

Print and ebook copies are available at the GSA Store, through institutional subscription, Bloc of Docs, or Pay per View.

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Special Papers: State-of-the-art treatments of rapidly evolving subjects; series published since 1934

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Memoirs: Results of long-term study of a subject; likely to remain the authoritative reference on a subject for a number of years

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Reviews in Engineering Geology: Approved by GSA’s Environmental and Engineering Geology Division; case studies, summaries of geological theory, and reports on hazard assessment techniques and remediation

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Field Guides: Illustrated with maps and road logs; written for field trips held at GSA and other organizations’ meetings

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Abstracts with Programs: Abstracts of all papers presented at each GSA annual and section meeting

OTHER GSA PUBLICATIONS

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Maps and Charts: Peer-reviewed maps, sections, and charts of significant scientific interest in any research field in geology; may include text and figures; all enclosed in a printed 23 × 30.5 cm (9 × 12 in) envelope

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GSA Journals on DVD: Includes GSA Bulletin, Geology, Geosphere, and Lithosphere; available in the GSA Store

GSA PUBLICATION DETAILS

  Frequency In Print Digital To View
Geology

Monthly

Yes

geology.gsapubs.org

Current Issue

GSA Bulletin

Bimonthly

Yes

gsa.bulletin.gsapubs.org

Current Issue

Geosphere

Bimonthly

No

geosphere.gsapubs.org

Current Issue

Lithosphere

Bimonthly

Yes

lithosphere.gsapubs.org

Current Issue

 

GSA Today

Monthly for 11 months; one 2-month issue

Yes

www.geosociety.org/gsatoday

Current Issue

 

Environmental and Engineering Geology

Quarterly

No

eeg.geoscienceworld.org

Current Issue

Special Papers

9–12 per year

Yes

specialpapers.gsapubs.org

Featured Volume

Memoirs

1–2 per year

Yes

memoirs.gsapubs.org

Featured Volume

Reviews in Engineering Geology

Approximately 1 per year

Yes

reg.gsapubs.org

Featured Volume

Field Guides

2 or more per year

Yes

fieldguides.gsapubs.org

Featured Volume

Abstracts with Programs

 

Mailed to attendees 3 weeks prior to Section Meetings.

Mailed during the Annual Meeting.

Yes, through 2015

Online only after 2015.

Search for abstracts.

Visit GSA Store

Maps and Charts

1–2 per year

Yes (print maps are different products than digital maps)

Digital maps: www.geosociety.org/maps

 
GSA Journals on DVD

Mailed at the end of each year.

No

DVD only.

Visit GSA Store