Geoscience World is a new electronic resource that delivers online, aggregated journal content of not-for-profit and independent earth science publishers.
Initially, it will include 30 core journals from American Association of Petroleum Geologists, American Geological Institute, Geological Society of America, Geological Society of London, Mineralogical Society of America, Society for Sedimentary Geology, and the Society of Exploration Geophysicists.
The GeoScienceWorld portal is hosted by HighWire Press. See also HighWire Press: New Journals in this issue. Geoscience World's (GSW) initial online service, the GSW Millennium Collection, includes peer-reviewed articles and other materials from the following high impact journals in a range of geoscience areas:
Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France
Bulletin of Canadian Petroleum Geology
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America
Clays and Clay Minerals
Environmental and Engineering Geoscience
Exploration and Mining Geology
Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis
The Journal of Foraminiferal Research
Journal of Paleontology
Journal of Sedimentary Research
Journal of the Geological Society
The Leading Edge
Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrology
Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry
Rocky Mountain Geology
South African Journal of Geology
Vadose Zone Journal
The Millennium Collection will be updated continuously with the most current journal issues; for most journals content will start at the year 2000. In addition, access to older issues of some journals going back as far as 1931 is available in the GSW Literature Archives. GSW can be accessed from Socrates,the Branner Earth Sciences Library web site, or directly at http://www.geoscienceworld.org.