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.
Our careers leaflet / poster sets out the different fields in which geoscientists work, and the initial choices for students who wish to enter the profession.
We are recruiting for a full time Education Assistant.
Closing Date: 14 August
The body formerly known as the Committee of Heads of University Geoscience Departments (CHUGD) has a new name & model of closer cooperative working with the Society. Find out more in July's Geoscientist article.
Do you have a great idea to bring research alive in school? The Royal Society offers grants of up to £3000 to enable student projects supported by teachers & STEM professionals working in partnership - Application deadline 31 July
Earth Science Week 2015 runs 10-18 October with the theme 'Geological Time'. We're hoping to beat the 2014 record of over 40 events across the country!
A small number of grants are available to help run events & activities.
This area includes material relevant to school teachers and students; through higher education and employment options; to lifelong learning and CPD.
Send us your best 100 Geosites photos by 21 September. Winners will be announced in Earth Science Week. You can also enter the Joint Regional Groups Competition (Deadline 1 December).
A record number of seven schools and three early career geoscientists took part in the finals on 30 April. Find out who won:
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.
Find out more about our Degree Accreditation scheme & explore by region or subject area.