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Map Prints for Sale

We are proud to offer a range of map prints for sale from our historic map collection 

Order by 8th December to guarantee delivery by Christmas!

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Free E-Journals for Fellows

Fellows can access 90+ electronic journals via Athens log-ins.  Find out more...

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Our new Picture Library

View our rich collection of drawings, prints, maps and book illustrations

Library and Information Services

Welcome to one of the finest Earth Science libraries in the world. The Library contains over 300,000 volumes of books and serials and 40,000 maps, making it a collection of national importance covering all aspects of the geological sciences. We currently subscribe to over 600 journal titles from around the world.

The Library's dedicated staff are available to assist you with all your information needs. See Library Services for information on accessing e-journals from anywhere in the world, borrowing books and maps by post, ordering a literature search of databases, visiting the archive and more. With comfortable study space and WiFi throughout, the Library offers perfect surroundings for research in the heart of London.

For details about services for non-members see Use of the Library or email us

Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 5.30pm.

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Contact Details

The Library
The Geological Society
Burlington House
Piccadilly
London
W1J 0BG

Tel: +44 (0)20 7432 0999+44 (0)20 7432 0999
Fax: +44 (0)20 7439 3470

Email: library@geolsoc.org.uk

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