The Geological Society offers grades of membership for every stage of your career, from student to retirement. Find out about the benefits of membership, and how we can help you achieve and maintain Chartered status.
Information about the Geological Society’s internationally acclaimed books and journals for authors, editors, librarians and readers. Order publications, find out about the Lyell Collection and read guidelines for preparing a paper or submitting a book proposal.
Discover and access geoscience information resources via one of the world’s premier Earth science libraries. Search our collection of printed books, maps and journals, e-journals, internet resources, bibliographic databases and archives.
Search the events calendar for forthcoming conferences and events, and view past meeting resources. Enquire about room hire and conference facilities at Burlington House.
Information and resources for teachers and students from
primary education onwards; for those making careers choices
after A-levels including undergraduate and further degrees
at university; and for those seeking professional
geosciences training or exploring lifelong learning
News and updates for the press, policy makers and members of the public interested in how the geosciences
interact with society. Find updates about policy related meetings, consultation responses, position statements and
Geoscientist is the Fellowship magazine of the Geological Society: with news about science, people, the Society, features, reviews, opinion, letters and forthcoming events. All this, and more, can be found sooner here, in our online version.
Information on our Specialist and Regional groups, Joint Associations and Networks. Keep up to date with activities, news and events and find out how Fellows can get involved.
The Geological Society of London is the UK national society for geoscience, providing support to over 10,000 members in the UK and overseas. Founded in 1807, we are the oldest geological society in the world.
The Geological Society’s Careers Days are a great opportunity to
showcase your company to aspiring early career geoscientists – the future of
On 25 April 2015, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake occurred in Nepal, the biggest in over 80 years. Read about the geological context and explore general earthquake resources & papers on Himalaya tectonics.
Register now for the 8th Petroleum Geology Conference of North West Europe.
PGC8 marks 50 years since the first UK North Sea gas discovery
28-30 September 2015
The West Midlands, North West & Southern Wales Regional Groups and the Black Country Geological Society present a joint Photo Competition celebrating the William Smith Map Bicentenary
A record number of seven schools and three early career geoscientists took part in the finals on 30 April. Find out who won:
This year the Society is celebrating the bicentenary of William Smith's Geological Map of England and Wales. A number of organisations are putting on events through out the year.
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Find out about our programme of lectures for 2015. Or watch one of the 2014 lectures in the past meeting resources.
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