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.
Seven Geological Society of London Fellows, including two former Presidents, have been named on the Science Council’s list of the UK’s 100 leading professional scientists.
This course will be held from 24 - 27 July 2014 and is a great opportunity for UK geoscience teachers. It is completely FREE to attend with all travel reimbursed and accommodation included. Find out more.
View the latest employment opportunities in geology and the Earth science industry with our online job listings. Search for vacancies across a wide range of sectors and locations
Visit our online resource, aimed at students aged 14 - 16. Learn how the theory of plate tectonics has developed, what happens at different plate margins, and the tectonic history of the UK.
This area includes material relevant to school teachers and students; through higher education and employment options; to lifelong learning and CPD.
The Geological Society is delighted to be organising the third National Schools Geology Challenge in 2014. The event will be held at Burlington House, London, on 8 May 2014
This CPD course is a great opportunity for UK geoscience teachers. Join us from 24 - 27 July 2014. It is completely FREE to attend with all travel reimbursed and accommodation included.
Have you got a geological question about the Earth, the planets, geological time, fossils, anything?
Four awards to the value of
£15 000 are being offered by L’Oreal-UNESCO, with the support of the Royal Society, to outstanding female scientists in the early stages of their career.
Make your application before 14 March 2014 on the Women in Science website.