Product has been added to the basket

Free online access for Fellows


Fellows can now access 'Petroleum Geology: From Mature Basis to New Frontiers – proceedings of the 7th Petroleum Geology conference (PGC7)' for free in the Lyell collection.

Bookshop Sale

Fellows' Bookshop Discount

Although you can't login to MyGSL, you can still purchase a publication with your membership discount. Find out how.

The Lyell Collection

Lyell Collection

All the Society’s journal titles, Special Publications and other key book series are available online


GSL partners with Figshare to improve data discovery and use

Explore author supplementary material on our free-to-view Figshare portal.

New Fossils_Dino Prints

Fossil Tracks

Fossil dinosaur tracks in a Middle Jurassic lagoon on the Isle of Skye, Scotland, give insight into lives of prehistoric giants.


The Society founded its current Publishing House in Bath, UK in 1988. It is now a major international Earth science publisher and is dedicated to providing a high-quality service to Earth scientists throughout the world. The Society publishes a diverse range of books and journals, with over 10,000 pages of new peer-reviewed geoscience literature being made available every year. 

In addition to its own publications, the Publishing House is the European distributor for AAPG and SEPM titles. The Society also publishes and distributes book titles for IAVCEI, TMS and IUGS, as well as journals for a number of other UK-based Societies.
Lyell Collection logo

The Lyell Collection: Geological Society Publications Online

The Lyell Collection is one of the largest integrated collections of Earth science literature in the world comprising 260,000 pages, 26,000 articles and 1,000 volumes.
Geology Of Series

The 'Geology of' Series…

Discover The Geological Society's ‘Geology of’ series. Click to view a list of the available titles.

Special Publications series

Special Publications are our flagship series, renowned throughout the global geoscience community for their high quality of science and production. We currently publish around 20 new volumes every year.


e.g. keyword(s), author, editor or publisher


Lyell Brochure 2016

See the full list of GSL publications, catalogues and order forms available for download.