Books - Used & Rare

MS Book and Mineral Co. Recent, Rare, and Out-of-print Books. Geoscience, paleontology, mineralogy, mining history, ore deposits, USGS publications, petroleum, remote sensing, and metallurgy. E-mail: We purchase books and entire collections. MS Book and Mineral Company, P.O. Box 6774, Lake Charles, LA 70606-6774 USA.

GSA Member-Author Books

Geology of Illinois State Parks. A guide to the physical side of 28 geologically focused parks in Illinois. Max W. Reams. Available as e-book or paperback at:

Oil on my Hands. A fast-action mystery novel with a romantic flare about a geologist-private investigator who only solves crimes through his science. Max W. Reams. Available as e-book or paperback at:

E-Book on the Dynamic Geology of the Northern Cordillera (Alaska and Western Canada) and Adjacent Marine Areas. Explains the geology, tectonics, hazards, and resources of this vast region. E-Book. Dynamic geology of the Northern Cordillera Editor: Warren Nokleberg, US Geological Survey, 2018.

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Contract Labs

Celebrating 50 years of service. Thin Section Services • Palynology • Geochemistry. Materials preparation, and analysis. For more details visit 1-713-661-1884;

Geochron and indicator mineral extractions from rock and sediments. ODM’s highly experienced mineral processing lab produces research-grade products for all geochron methods. Our electric-pulse disaggregation (“EPD”) service provides contamination-free liberation of mineral grains from rock. Affordable with quick turn-around. For more details please visit 1-613-226-1771;

DEVIL Stable isotope lab at Duke (DEVIL) analyzing for 13C, 15N, 18O, 2H in plants, animal tissues, soils, carbonates, phosphates, waters, carbon dioxide, methane (dissolved gases or mixtures in air). Contact Jon Karr,, 919-660-7418,

Equipment and Supplies

Lane ScientificPermanent Specimen Protection. Lane Science Equipment cabinets. First choice throughout the world for specimen preservation. New York, 212-563-0663;

Bartington Instruments logoInstrumentation.Environmental Magnetics (Magnetic Susceptibility System); Paleomagnetics (PSM Portable Spinning Magnetometer). U.S. Distributor: ASC Scientific.;

American Elements logoAmerican Elements is the world’s manufacturer of engineered & advanced materials with a catalogue of over 16,000 products including high purity crystal-grown materials, semiconductors, metals and compounds for photovoltaics, lasers, optics, solar energy, and fuel cells.


1 World Maps

1-World Globes & Maps provides the world's largest online selection of geographic globes and classroom maps, including raised-relief maps and globes, map wall murals, history map sets and celestial and terrestrial teaching aids. Visit or

Science Teaching Aids

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Little River Research & Design River process geomodels. Hands-on tools for science education and research. Visit

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