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.
Get baking this weekend and submit your entries to #geobakeoff, or email@example.com. At stake is the coveted Bakeoff Champion title and a great range of prizes. Deadline: Sunday 8 May
Developed in partnership with Century One Publishing, our new jobs platform will launch soon with many improvements for jobseekers & recruiters.
Explore our new interactive guide to careers and study options.
A Higher Education Network workshop for educators at all levels
Explore resources and information for anyone interested in the Earth, from school teachers and students; through higher education and employment options; to lifelong learning and professional development.
Our careers leaflet / poster sets out the fields in which geologists work, and initial choices for students planning a geology career. Download the leaflet or order a print copy.
Our Regional Groups run the heats for the National Schools Geology Challenge, aimed at A-level students, & the Early Career Geologist Award. Find out who won at the 2016 Final on 25 April:
Running 27–30 July 2016, the GEA offers UK teachers training, support and resources on teaching geoscience if it is not their principal subject. Find out more or join the waiting list.
Find out more about our Degree Accreditation scheme & explore by region or subject area.