169+ Geoscience Resources, Labs, Courses, Lectures and Books

This giant list of geological resources is broken into eight categories, explained below. If you would like to add your resource/website to the list please let us know by contacting us!

Books: Free or open source online or downloadable textbooks on geology.

Courses: Geological courses that you can follow at home for free.

Exercises: Activities that can be used in the class room to improve geological knowledge.

Interactive Simulations: Online simulations of various phenomena from diffusion to plate tectonics. Usually require flash.

Labs: Geological labs that can be adapted for classroom use.

Lectures: Online video lectures that can be followed (not on Youtube).

Photos: Geological photos that are free-use for classrooms or educational purposes.

Teaching Resources: General teaching resources from interesting lectures, activities, and course material for grades K-12.

31 Free Geology Textbooks

59 Free Online Geology Courses

27 Geological Exercises

10 Geological Labs

9 Awesome Geoscience Lecture Collections

3 Geological Photo Resources

15 Interactive Geological Simulations

15 Useful Geological Teaching Resources