Earthquakes and Volcanoes

 

These are some places to begin your research:

 

Media Catalog search by earthquakes or volcanoes. 

 

Reference Books--Encyclopedia of Earth and Physical Sciences (REF/500.2/ENC);  The New Book of Popular Science (REF/500/NEW); Earth Science, Vol. 4 (REF/550/EAR); Field Guide to Geology (RED/51/LAM); Atlas of Geology and Landforms (REF/550/OLD)

 

Databases found on the Media Services Homepage:

 

Science Databases

New Book of Popular Science Online*

Today’s Science*

Science Resource Center*

         

Encyclopedias/General Reference

World Book Encyclopedia Online*

C.E.R.F. Information Finder*  (Search engine for approved websites)

Encyclopedia Britannica School Edition*

 

Websites

          US Department of the Interior:  Earthquake Hazards Program

          http://earthquake.usgs.gov/

 

          US Geological Survey

          http://volcanoes.usgs.gov/

 

          Earthquake! - http://seismo.berkeley.edu/seismo.eqinfo.html

                   Berkeley Seismology Center

 

            FEMA for Kids Earthquakes - http://www.fema.gov/kids/quake.htm

 

                FEMA for Kids Volcanoes - http://www.fema.gov/kids/volcano.htm